MORAGA, Calif. –The Saint Mary’s sand volleyball team in now ranked No. 9 in the nation, in the latest AVCA Collegiate Sand Volleyball Poll.
The Gaels are now 7-1 this season, with the lone loss coming to No. 4 USC. Other California schools in the top-10 include No. 1 Pepperdine, No. 2 Long Beach State and No. 6 UCLA.
Last week the Gaels defeated Cal and Santa Clara for their sixth and seventh wins of the season.
Saint Mary’s is back in action on Saturday when it takes on Pacific in Stockton at 9:00 a.m. SMC’s final home game of the year is on Tuesday, April 23 when the Gaels host San Francisco at 3:30 p.m. at Moraga Commons.