The Bruins’ season came down to a third-set tiebreaker. But despite forcing a decisive set, No. 3 seed UCLA beach volleyball’s court one pair couldn’t emerge victorious over No. 5 seed Florida State. With the loss, the blue and gold failed to make the NCAA championship final for the first time since 2017.
It came down to court one. And, despite a third-set lead from their top pair, the Bruins will not be playing in the final dual of the season for the first time since 2017.