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Countdown To London: Walsh & May-Treanor Get Back On Top

It’s been a long time since we’ve seen Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh on the top of the podium. Eleven months, to be exact – but this weekend in Switzerland, they won their first tournament of the year.

Road To London: Misty & Kerri Rekindle Olympic Flame

Although Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh took separate paths after winning the gold in 2008 in Bejing, they’ve since reunited and are happier than ever.

August 5 Marks Two-Year Countdown To Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Shutterstock) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee joins the global Olympic Movement in celebrating the two-year countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Tuesday, Aug. 5. To commemorate the two-year milestone, the USOC is sharing thoughts from some of its top 2016 Olympic hopefuls, distributing sport storylines and qualification […]

Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross Win First Grand Slam Title in 2014

April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings (Courtesy of FIVB) Moscow, Russia, June 15, 2014 – April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings claimed their first Grand Slam gold medal of 2014 when they defeated reigning FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour champions Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima on Sunday. The USA pair defeated the Brazilians 2-1 (21-17, […]

Interview: April Ross on Playing with Kerri Walsh Jennings

April Ross, left, and Kerri Walsh Jennings (Courtesy of FIVB) By Seth Rubinroit During the 2012 Olympic final in London, Kerri Walsh Jennings knew she needed a new parter with Misty May-Treanor retiring. It turns out the perfect candidate was staring at her from across the net. Not long after Walsh Jennings and May-Treanor defeated Jen […]

Kerri Walsh Jennings Becomes the Most Successful Women’s Athlete in World Tour History

By BJ Evans COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 27, 2014) – The U.S. beach volleyball team of Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross picked up where it left off in 2013 by winning the gold medal at the 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball Fuzhou Open in China on Sunday. In the gold medal match, Walsh Jennings (Saratoga, Calif.) and Ross (Costa Mesa, […]

Universal Sports’ 13 in ’13: No. 8

 No. 8: Kerri Walsh Jennings Sets Women’s Record for Most Tournament Wins Universal Sports Staff Picks: Did you miss a day of “13 in ’13″? CLICK HERE to view all previously released 2013 moments. Following a hiatus after giving birth and teaming with a new partner, Kerri Walsh Jennings broke the record for most tournament wins by a […]

Warrior Games: The Heroes of Sport

By Mike Tierney, Special to Universal Sports When the Warrior Games were christened in 2010, it was not promoted as the “first annual.” Whether the joint effort of the Department of Defense and the U.S. Olympic Committee, originally involving 200 active and retired members from the various military branches with significant injuries and illness, would […]

Universal Sports’ Top 12 in ’12: No. 2

 No. 2: Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Win Back-to-Back-to-Back Gold Universal Sports Staff Picks: Did you miss a day of “12 in ’12″? CLICK HERE to view all previously released 2012 moments. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh made Olympic history by becoming the first duo in history to win three consecutive gold medals in Women’s Beach […]

U.S. pair win third gold

Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh (left) celebrate winning the gold medal after defeating April Ross and Jennifer Kessy (USA) in the women’s beach volleyball gold medal match during the 2012 London Olympic Games at Horse Guards Parade. (Chris Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports) By Estelle Shirbon LONDON, Aug 8 (Reuters) – United States pair Misty May-Treanor and […]

American champions crash out

By Estelle Shirbon LONDON, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Americans Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser, gold medallists in the men’s beach volleyball in Beijing in 2008, were knocked out of the London Olympics by a low-ranked Italian pair on Friday in the biggest upset of the tournament so far. Rogers and Dalhausser were considered strong medal […]

2012 Women’s Beach Volleyball Gstaad: USA vs Netherlands

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor (USA) get their first win of the seasons and their 4th since getting back together winning 21-10, 21-13 over Marleen Van Iersel and Sanne Keizer (NED).

30 Reasons To Watch: #28

Will Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh, the pioneers of women’s beach volleyball, go unbeaten for the 3rd straight Olympics? And possibly head into retirement with a third gold? Will some players opt out of the two-piece bathing suit for something less beach-like? (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) By Mike Tierney, Special to Universal Sports Life […]

2012 FIVB Grand Slam: Top 5 scores from CHN vs USA Gold Medal Match

Check out the best, spikes, rallies, and blocks from CHN vs USA, with Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh, from the 2012 FIVB Women’s Beach Volleyball Grand Slam in Moscow, Russia.

FIVB Grand Slam 2011: U.S. Trumps China for Gold

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor of the U.S. win the gold after their FIVB Beach Volleyball Grand Slam final match against China’s Xue Chen and Zhang Xi in Klagenfurt on August 6, 2011.


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