Casey Patterson, Jake Gibb join special pier group at AVP tournament

MANHATTAN BEACH – A small group of legendary beach volleyball players sat courtside Sunday, soaking in the sun and high-level action on Stadium Court. These were the players Casey Patterson had studied and worshiped since the first time he spiked a...
Via The OC Register
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patterson-Gibb's march to Olympics on schedule, moving to AVP semifinals

HUNTINGTON BEACH – Casey Patterson and Jake Gibb are the first to admit Las Vegas isn’t taking any bets on their Olympic Games chances. But if good planning and execution mean anything, the hometown volleyball duo here might beat whatever odds...
Via The OC Register
May 07, 2016  |  Discuss

John Hyden becomes 2nd-oldest AVP Kingston winner

CINCINNATI (AP) John Hyden became the second-oldest winner in AVP Kingston beach volleyball tour history Sunday, teaming with Tri Bourne to take the Cincinnati Open. At 42 years, 11 months, Hyden trails only Karch Kiraly, the winner of the last of his tour-record 122 titles in 2005 at 44 years, 9 months. The fourth-seeded Bourne and Hyden beat Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson 21-15...
Via Associated Press
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kessy and Day win AVP Tour's New York City Open

NEW YORK (AP) Jen Kessy and Emily Day won the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour's New York City Open on Sunday and Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson took the men's title. The second-seeded Kessy and Day, playing together for only the second time on the tour, topped 14th-seeded Nicole Branagh and Jenny Kropp 24-22, 19-21, 23-21. Kessy has 15 tour titles, and Day two. Three-time Olympic gold...
Via Associated Press
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

AVP beach volley tour comes to NY for 1st time in 33 years

Beach volleyball is finally making the trip from Manhattan Beach to the island of Manhattan. The sport that grew up on the West Coast will visit Hudson River Park this weekend - the AVP's first event in New York City in the 33-year history of the domestic beach volleyball tour. ''I'm interested in seeing what New York beach volleyball fans consist of,'' said Jake Gibb, a two-time...
Via Associated Press
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Gibb, Patterson win St. Pete Grand Slam title

ST. PETERBSURG, Fla. (AP) Americans Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson won the $800,000 St. Pete Grand Slam on Saturday, rallying for a 16-21, 23-21, 15-13 victory over Reinder Nummerdor and Christiaan Varenhorst of the Netherlands in the final of the international qualifying tournament for the 2016 Rio Games. Gibb and Patterson won each of their seven matches on the way to their first...
Via Associated Press
June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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