NC Beach Volleyball Champ Info

Beach Volleyball Championship

2019 NC WOMEN'S BEACH VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

GULF BEACH PLACE | GULF SHORES, AL | MAY 3 - 5

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Road to the Championship

National Participation
There are 69 NCAA member institutions that sponsor National Collegiate Women’s Beach Volleyball teams and are eligible to compete in the National Championship. All 69 programs support approximately 1,000 Beach Volleyball student-athletes across the country.

Selection Process
The 2019 Beach Volleyball Championship provides for a field of eight teams to compete in a double elimination tournament. The NCAA Women's Beach Volleyball Committee will conduct team selections, selecting the top three teams from the East Region and the top three teams from the West Region. The remaining two teams will be selected at-large from across the country by the NCAA Women's Beach Volleyball Committee.

Selection Show | Sunday, April 28 on NCAA.com
The NCAA Division I Women's Beach Volleyball Championship bracket will be announced the Sunday before the first round of competition.

National Championship | May 3 - 5

The 2019 NCAA Women's Beach Volleyball Championship will be held at Gulf Shores Public Beach in Gulf Shores, Ala. The first and second round of the national championship tournament will be conducted on Friday, May 3 with winning teams advancing in the championship bracket and losing teams moving to the elimination bracket. The first round of the elimination bracket will also be conducted Friday, May 3 with winning teams advancing in the elimination bracket and losing teams being eliminated from the tournament.

On Saturday, May 4 the second and third round of the elimination bracket will be conducted with winning teams advancing in the elimination bracket and losing teams being eliminated from the tournament. These will be followed by the third round match of the championship bracket with winning team advancing to the national championship match and losing team moving to the elimination bracket.

On Sunday, May 5 the final match of the elimination bracket will be conducted with winning team advancing to the Championship match and losing team being eliminated from the tournament. The National Championship match will then be conducted on Sunday, May 5.