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6 hrs ago | Easy Reader News

Local beach volleyball stars Rosenthal, Walsh Jennings lead Americans to FIVB gold medals

Kerri Walsh and April Ross celebrate their gold-medal winning performance at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, April Ross, Kerri Walsh, Sean Rosenthal, Phil Dalhausser, Misty May-Treanor

8 hrs ago | USC Trojans

Beach Bronze

While USC women's volleyball legend April Ross was collecting yet another title on the sand, the next generation of Trojans were also bringing home the hardware.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, April Ross, Summer Olympic

22 hrs ago | LA Daily News

Todd Rogers, Theo Brunner stick around to take bronze

Lucky for them, they had to postpone those plans and Monday morning's flight will be a little better because of it.

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Related Topix: Todd Rogers, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Phil Dalhausser, Beach Volleyball, Fernandez

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Switched

Sabina Altynbekova Is Too Beautiful To Play Volleyball, Critics Say

A teenage volleyball player from Kazakhstan is coming under fire, but it's not because of her skills.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympic, Zhang Xi, Xue Chen, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Anastasia Vasina

Los Angeles Times

Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal advance to final at Long Beach

Kerri Walsh Jennings digs the ball Saturday during the semifinals of the World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal, Beach Volleyball, April Ross, Madelein Meppelink

LA Daily News

LBSU makes noise at WSOBV

If you went to the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball on Saturday you probably heard the former 49ers before you saw them.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Todd Rogers, Grzegorz Fijalek, Kerri Walsh Jennings

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Three Stanford athletes qualify for the final in their sport

Stanford grad Kerri Walsh Jennings goes for a kill to help her team reach the championship match of the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, Beach Volleyball, Madelein Meppelink, Marleen van Iersel, April Ross

The Wave

'Professor' Rogers and his student, Brunner, make it to the FIVB semifinals

Two years ago, Todd Rogers entered the London Olympics as a defending gold medalist and exited with nothing - no medal, not even a partner.

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Related Topix: Todd Rogers, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Phil Dalhausser, Beach Volleyball, Mariusz Prudel

LA Daily News

Lauren Fendrick, Brooke Sweat topple No. 2 Brazilians

Court 1 at the Asics World Series of Beach Volleyball was ground zero for the always-entertaining rivalry between the United States and Brazil.

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Related Topix: Todd Rogers, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jake Gibb, Madelein Meppelink, Beach Volleyball, Sean Rosenthal, Grzegorz Fijalek

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Pilot

Beach Volleyball: Gibb-Patterson ousted

Though they were hardly the whippersnappers of beach volleyball last year, Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson, then 37 and 33, respectively, had the benefit of being fresh and new, yet seasoned and savvy.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Jake Gibb, Summer Olympic, Sports, Ricardo Santos, Olympics, Laura Ludwig, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, Olympic Sailing, April Ross

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Walsh and Ross win 23rd consecutive pool play match

Stanford grad Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross, the top-seeded duo, are one of 13 women's teams from seven countries who won their first two of three pool play matches Wednesday at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, a US$1,000,000 FIVB Grand Slam, being held in Long Beach.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, April Ross, Beach Volleyball

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Pilot

Beach Volleyball: Pavlik partner shuffle continues

All of the above conditions sidelined women the former UC Irvine indoor standout was either playing with or scheduled to pair with last year on the professional beach volleyball circuit.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Jake Gibb, Nicole Branagh, Summer Olympic, Marta Menegatti, Ana Gallay, Sports, Misty May-Treanor, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Los Angeles Times

Americans secure upset at World Series of Beach Volleyball

Todd Rogers and Theodore Brunner, ranked 44th by FIVB, beat Pablo Herrera and Adrian Gavira, FIVB's No.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Todd Rogers, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross

LA Daily News

Beach volleyball player Tri Bourne tries to keep pace with generation gap

Surrounded by a sea of veteran U.S. players on the FIVB tour, Tri Bourne is trying to keep up and not just on the beach volleyball court.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Talita Rocha, Larissa Franca, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, April Ross

Tue Jul 22, 2014

LA Daily News

Long Beach Grand Slam: Jake Gibb, Casey Patterson still confident in beach volleyball

When Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson joined forces in 2013, they couldn't have gotten off to a better start.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Dreams on the Sand Sustained by Local Manufacturer

After a semi cloudy weekend, women's beach volleyball enthusiasts will be huddling together along the sandy Alamitos Beach of Long Beach , California for the 11th FIVB World Tour Grand Slam competition beginning Tuesday, July 22 to July 27th.

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Related Topix: Kerri Walsh, Summer Olympic, Sports, Maria Tsiartsiani, Beach Volleyball, Olympics, Summer Olympics, April Ross

Easy Reader News

Lane Carico makes quick jump to international competition

Former Mira Costa High School standout Lane Carico is competing on the international level in only her second full season as a professional beach volleyball player.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Summer Olympic, Misty May-Treanor, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, April Ross

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Long Beach goes big in beach volleyball

It was the end of a long, hot week on the sands of Alamitos Beach and Long Beach had seen an estimated 40,000 fans attend the World Series of Beach Volleyball.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser, Sports, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Olympics, Sean Rosenthal, April Ross

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Sherman Oaksa John Hyden makes a run for ages in beach volleyball

In this file photo, Tri Bourne of United States receievs the ball during the final match between John Hyden and Tri Bourne of United States and Ryan Doherty and Nicholas Lucena of United States on day six of the FIVB Berlin Smart Grand Slam of FIVB World Tour at Washingtonplatz on June 22, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser, Beach Volleyball, Todd Rogers, Emanuel Rego, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Thu Jul 17, 2014

USC Trojans

USC Takes Over USAVB

Lori Okimura, a former USC sports information intern, became the first Asian-American elected chair of the USA Volleyball Board of Directors, while former USC women's volleyball two-time national champion April Ross will serve on the Board of Directors.

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Related Topix: Beach Volleyball, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, April Ross, Kerri Walsh Jennings

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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