Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open for the record seventh time Sunday, teaming with April Ross to beat Lauren Fendrick and Brooke Sweat.
Thousands of volley ball fans are getting ready for the serve, dig and spike at the 55th annual Manhattan Beach Open, which began Thursday in the South Bay.
Olympic silver medalists April Ross and Jennifer Kessy beat top-ranked Brazilians Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima 15-21, 21-18, 17-15 on Sunday in the inaugural World Series Cup final.
Beach volleyball legend Gene Selznick, a Hall of Fame player who introduced Wilt Chamberlain to the sport and went on to coach Olympians from Sinjin Smith to Misty May-Treanor, has died, one of his sons said Monday. He was 82.
Most female beach volleyball players will wear their usual bikini outfits at the London Olympics. For those who prefer to cover up, that’s OK, too.