Sean Rosenthal seemed to cover the whole beach in the FIVB Grand Slam gold medal match in Long Beach on Saturday.
Diving digs. Tomahawk digs. Chicken-wing digs. Every time Pablo Herrera Allepuz and Adrian Gavira Collado of Spain were on the verge of swinging the momentum back their way, Rosenthal would hit the sand to keep a rally alive and he or partner Phil Dalhausser would finish...
BUN IN THE OVEN
Kerri Walsh-Jennings revealed she was pregnant during her and Misty May-Treanor's impressive run to a gold medal in London.
Misty May-Treanr and Kerri Walsh Jennings extended their Olympic winning streak to 21 straight on Wednesday night with a 21-16, 21-16 victory over fellow Americans Jennifer Kessy and April Ross.
May-Treanor and Walsh Jennings are now three-time Olympic beach volleyball gold medalist going unbeaten in Athens, Beijing and now London.
Ross and Kessy won the silver medal in their...
April Ross and Jennifer Kessy walked off the Olympic sand with one flag draped over them both, wearing the stars and stripes and also big smiles as the second-best U.S. beach volleyball team. And the second-best in the world.
The Olympic rookies lost 21-16, 21-16 to three-time champions Kerri Walsh Jennings and Misty May-Treanor on Wednesday night - and falling short in an all-American...
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August 08, 2012
If you’ve been watching the beach volleyball action at Horse Guards Parade then you know all about the American duo of April Ross and Jen Kessy. Here’s some photos and some quick bio information.
Jen Kessy is an American professional beach volleyball player on the Nivea AVP Tour
Kessy continued her athletic excellence while attending the University of Southern California...
Birthday girl Misty May-Treanor and Kerry Walsh Jennings are off to a good start in the Summer Olympics…
Misty May-Treanor walked off the beach volleyball court at Horse Guards Parade holding a brightly colored cupcake — a gift from partner Kerri Walsh Jennings’ mother. Their match, which started late Monday and ran past midnight, ended too late for May-Treanor to blow out...
To be honest, Todd Rogers said, he thought his hit that helped put the Americans one point away from victory was illegal, too.
Rogers took a spike off the chest and then popped it up into the air for teammate Phil Dalhausser, who passed it back for Rogers to clear out. Whether that should count as three hits or four - one too many - depends on whom you ask, but in the referee'...
Olympic champions Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers defeated Matt Fuerbringer and Nick Lucena 21-17, 21-18 in an all-American final in the season-opening beach volleyball World Tour event Sunday.
Dalhausser and Rogers, gold medalists in Beijing, needed 44 minutes to beat their countrymen in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia, earning their third straight title at the event.
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April 22, 2012
WHO WEARS SHORT SHORTS?
The International Volleyball Federation has announced that women volleyball players will be allowed to wear shorts and tops with sleeves at the London Olympics.