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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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Patty Dodd 51
Alessandro Rigo 48
Bill Suwara 48
Wendy Whiting 46
Michelle Vander Meer 45
Scott Bundonis 45
Chris Sayer 44
Chiho Torii 44
Adrianne Graebner 41
Max Clini 40
Beth Williams 38
Alice Ito 37
Benoit Uguet 37
Keith Heisler 36
Gabriel Howard 32
Tarin Keith 32
Matt McKinney 31
Zoltan Maksa 30
Jaroslaw Lech 30
Conor O'Brien 29
Erin Clark 29
Josh Williams 28
Alexei Strasser 27
Branagan Fuller 26
Jared Andreozzi 25
Mantvydas Suklys 24
Ana Monteiro 21
Anton Artemchuk 21
Marko Sedlacek 18
Celine Grebien 17
 
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1973
Matt Gage and Ron Von Hagen won the Parks & Rec Muscle Beach Open.  It was the 12th win for Matt Gage, the 53rd win for Ron Von Hagen, and the 5th win for the team.
In 1973
Rose Duncan and Nina Matthies won the Parks & Rec Hermosa Beach Women's Open.  It was the 3rd win for Rose Duncan, the 2nd win for Nina Matthies, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1979
Nancy Cohen and Kathy Gregory won the Parks & Rec Orville and Wilber's Marine Street Open.  It was the 11th win for Nancy Cohen, the 26th win for Kathy Gregory, and the 8th win for the team.
In 1979
Matt Gage and Jim Menges won the Parks & Rec Laguna Beach Open.  It was the 21st win for Matt Gage, the 39th win for Jim Menges, and the 4th win for the team.
In 1984
Scott Ayakatubby and Brent Frohoff won the AVP Rosecrans Open.  It was the 2nd win for Scott Ayakatubby, the 2nd win for Brent Frohoff, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 1984
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Jose Cuervo Colorado.  It was the 44th win for Sinjin Smith, the 22nd win for Randy Stoklos, and the 21st win for the team.
In 1984
Linda Hanley and Nina Matthies won the Parks & Rec John Shaw Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 15th win for Linda Hanley, the 25th win for Nina Matthies, and the 14th win for the team.
In 1985
Linda Hanley and Nina Matthies won the Parks & Rec Marine Street Native Sport/Scott Hawaii Women's Open.  It was the 21st win for Linda Hanley, the 30th win for Nina Matthies, and the 19th win for the team.
In 1990
Andre Lima and Guilherme Marques won the FIVB French Open.  It was the 1st win for Andre Lima, the 1st win for Guilherme Marques, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1990
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Miller Lite Chicago Open.  It was the 116th win for Sinjin Smith, the 92nd win for Randy Stoklos, and the 91st win for the team.
In 1990
Janice Harrer and Lisa Strand-Ma'a won the WPVA Salem Fresh Tokyo Open.  It was the 22nd win for Janice Harrer, the 1st win for Lisa Strand-Ma'a, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1995
Holly McPeak and Nancy Reno won the FIVB Japan Open.  It was the 23rd win for Holly McPeak, the 20th win for Nancy Reno, and the 8th win for the team.
In 2000
Liz Masakayan and Elaine Youngs won the FIVB Portugal Open.  It was the 45th win for Liz Masakayan, the 8th win for Elaine Youngs, and the 8th win for the team.
In 2001
Aaron Boss and Collin Smith won the AVP Paul Mitchell Open at Virginia Beach.  It was the 1st win for Aaron Boss, the 1st win for Collin Smith, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2001
Jose Loiola and Ricardo Santos won the FIVB Portugal Open.  It was the 51st win for Jose Loiola, the 12th win for Ricardo Santos, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2001
Thomas Klepper and Murilo Toscano won the FIVB Ukraine Challenger.  It was the 2nd win for Thomas Klepper, the 2nd win for Murilo Toscano, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2006
Tereza Petrova and Hana Skalnikova won the FIVB Cyprus Challenger.  It was the 2nd win for Tereza Petrova, the 2nd win for Hana Skalnikova, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2006
Juliana Felisberta and Larissa Franca won the FIVB Henkel Grand Chelem.  It was the 13th win for Juliana Felisberta, the 12th win for Larissa Franca, and the 12th win for the team.
In 2007
Bruno de Paula and Benjamin Insfran won the FIVB Geroskipou Challenger.  It was the 3rd win for Bruno de Paula, the 10th win for Benjamin Insfran, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2007
Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers won the SWATCH FIVB World Championship powered by 1 to 1 Energy.  It was the 17th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 29th win for Todd Rogers, and the 16th win for the team.
 
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7/29/2014
TALKIN’ STATS: 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour—July 29
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 29, 2014 — Brilliant, bountiful and boundless can only be the words to describe last week’s double-gender ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, a $1,000,000 FIVB Grand Slam held in Long Beach (Calif.), USA.
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7/28/2014
Medal winners return to Porto for the U19 World Championships
Porto, Portugal, July 28, 2014 - Some of last year’s medal winners will return this week to the 13th edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto. The Portuguese city is staging the age group event for the second year in a row.
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2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour update after 11 events
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 28, 2014 — Returning to the United States for the second straight year after an absence of a decade, the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) will now resume the European portion on the calendar of its 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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7/27/2014
USA’S Dalhausser & Rosenthal Net Third 2014 FIVB World Tour Gold Medal
Long Beach, USA, July 27, 2014 - On the sixth-straight day of competition where blue skies and near-perfect weather conditions prevailed, Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal avenged a gold medal setback a week earlier to Grzegorz Fijalek and Mariusz Prudel as the Americans captured their third gold medal on the 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour by outlasting the Polish pair here Sunday to net the men’s gold medal at the US$1-million ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball.
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Canada and Poland claim the gold medals at the U21 World Championships
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2014 - Canada’s Sophie Bukovec and Tia Miric and Poland’s Michal Bryl and Kacper Kujawiak were crowned FIVB U21 world champions on Sunday evening in Larnaka.
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USA’s Ross/Walsh Jennings capture women’s gold medal on home sand
Long Beach, USA, July 27, 2014 - Rarely able to enjoy the benefits of playing an international event on their home sand, USA’s top-seeded Olympians April Ross/Kerri Walsh Jennings made the most of it Sunday to defeat Brazil’s rapidly-improving fifth-seeded Agatha Bednarczuk/Barbara Seixas 2-0 (21-17 and 21-17) to win the women’s gold medal match at the double-gender ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, a US$1,000,000 FIVB Grand Slam.
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First FIVB title for Canada’s Bukovec/Miric at the U21 in Larnaka
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2014 - Sophie Bukovec and Tia Miric claimed their first gold on Sunday at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships. The Canadians defeated Lithuania’s Ieva Dumbauskaite and Monika Povilaityte 2-1 (21-19, 18-21, 15-10) in their first final ever.
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Back-to-back Larnaka gold for Poland’s Bryl and Kujawiak
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2014 - Michal Bryl and Kacper Kujawiak won their second gold medal on Sunday in Larnaka. The Polish defeated Russian qualifiers Ilya Leshukov and Aleksandr Margiev 2-0 (21-16, 21-15) in the final of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships.
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Lithuanian girls to clash with Canada for the gold medal in Larnaka
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2014 - Lithuania’s Ieva Dumbauskaite and Monika Povilaityte made it to their second final on Sunday at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships.
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Poland and Russia to meet in the U21 men’s final
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2014 - Michal Bryl and Kacper Kujawiak reached their second final in Larnaka. Two years ago the Polish won gold at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championship, on Sunday evening they will play Russian qualifiers Ilya Leshukov and Aleksandr Margiev in the U21 World Championship final.
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Caribbean ambassadors Skye and Noel honoured to be in Larnaka
Larnaka, Cyprus, July 26, 2014 - Although St. Lucians Dala Noel and Skye Mondesir did not win a single match this week, they were extremely proud to participate at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships as Caribbean ambassadors.
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7/26/2014
Brazil to battle USA Sunday for Long Beach women’s gold
Long Beach, Calif., July 26, 2014 — After nearly a week of spectacular international beach volleyball, the spotlight now focuses on team’s from Brazil and the United States who will meet Sunday in the women’s gold medal match at the double-gender ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, a US$1,000,000 FIVB Grand Slam.
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