Jul 13, 2013
U.S. women's volleyball team in testing mode
"I can think of nothing better than to face them on their home court," Kiraly said, looking ahead to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and envisioning a third consecutive gold-medal match between Brazil, the two-time defending Olympic champion, and Team USA, the silver medalists in Beijing and London.
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Volleyball: Former Long Beach State star Danielle Scott-Arruda in...
There's Baton Rouge, La., where she grew up; Long Beach, where she was a three-time All-American for Long Beach State and won the 1993 national championship and Player of the Year award; and Brazil, where she now lives with husband Eduardo Arruda and their daughter Julianne.
World tour returns beach volleyball to Long Beach, U.S.
The initial response to this week's news that Long Beach will host the first international beach volleyball event in the United States in a decade is a hearty "Welcome back.
Misty May-Treanor always a gracious winner
Misty May-Treanor had the best seat in the house at Tuesday's Long Beach Century Club awards banquet - front row table, dead center - to watch the various award winners walk up the stage to receive their awards.
Athletic Club to honor volleyball stars
Ex-49er standout Misty May-Treanor, right, will be inducted into the Long Beach Century Club's Hall of Fame tonight at The Grand.