Women of Troy to play No. 2 Long Beach State in Saturday's semifinals.
Full-Sary finish fourth, Duddridge-Fournier are fifth
Get to know USC women's sand volleyball sophomore Alexa Stonish
Women of Troy sweep every match.
Women of Troy beat Rainbow Wahines, 3-2, but are swept by host Waves.
Sand 2013: Stonish transferred to USC in the fall of 2012 after a season playing for Stetson's sand team and will compete on the sand for USC as a sophomore in 2013.
Stetson Sand 2012: Stonish had a 16-14 overall record as a freshman in 2012 at Stetson, getting 9 wins with Maren Rygh, four with Claudia Kalin and three with Julie Bassett...Helped Stetson to second place in inaugural A-Sun Championships by combining with Rygh for Flight 2 title...Twice was named as part of the Atlantic Sun Pair of the Week (March 21, April 11)...In the summer of 2012, she worked with the USA Beach National Training Team...She played in the 2012 Jose Cuervo Hermosa Beach Open with Katie Lindstrom.
High School: She was a 4-time New York State Scholar-Athlete at Ward Melville High in East Setauket, N.Y...Made All-County and two-time All-Conference...Helped Ward Melville to a Suffolk County championship and a Long Island championship...Took first place at USA Junior Beach Championships...Won East Coast Open 18s tournament in New York and was runner-up at similar event in Florida.
Personal: She was born Nov. 17, 1993...Her sister, Sam, played indoor volleyball at Stetson in 2008 and 2009...She is a fine arts major at USC with a B average (3.00 GPA)... Some of her artwork was displayed at the 2013 "Artletics" on-campus exhibit that featured the works of USC student-athletes.