Aug 5, 2012
How Olympic locals fared, Aug. 4
Kerri Walsh : With partner Misty May-Treanor, the Saratoga native beat Marleen Van Iersel and Sanne Keizer of Netherlands 21-13, 21-12 to advance to the quarterfinals.
Olympics Round-Up: It's So Hard to Say Goodbye to Michael Phelps
You know that sadness you feel every January when you realize you have to say goodbye to your beautifully decorated Christmas tree? Well, every Olympics enthusiast should be currently nursing a broken heart knowing they have to say goodbye to our beautifully decorated Michael Phelps , who finished his final Olympic race before retirement Saturday ... (more)
Olympic Beach Volleyball 2012: Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh Day 8 Results
Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh continued their dominant streak today in an elimination match against the Netherlands' Marleen Van Iersel and Sanne Keizer, sweeping the match 2-0. The U.S. duo entered Saturday's competition coming off of a 2-1 victory against Austrian sisters Stefanie and Doris Schwaiger, in which they surprisingly lost their ... (more)
Kessy, Ross advance in beach volleyball
Americans Jennifer Kessy and April Ross reached the quarterfinals of the Olympic beach Friday volleyball tournament with a straight-sets victory.
Brazilian men unbeaten in Olympic beach volleyball
Thursday was the final day of the preliminary round. The top two teams in each four-person pool advance, with the best third-place teams relegated to a lucky loser round later Thursday.