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2012 Summer Olympics

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  • Beach Volleyball Notebook: Ross checks off milestone

    Beach Volleyball Notebook: Ross checks off milestone
    April Ross is already considered to be among a handful of the best players in the history of beach volleyball. So it's news when she is recognized for an accomplishment she had not already checked off her competitive bucket list.
  • Ross catches fire

    MANHATTAN BEACH — Having won nine of the previous 10 Assn. of Volleyball Professionals beach tournaments and 22 AVP titles overall, April Ross is used to sustained excellence. But even she admits there are times when the sun beams align to produce...

    U.S. women win gold

    U.S. women win gold
    For the fourth time in 12 years the USA Water Polo Women's National Team, which features Kaleigh Gilchrist (Newport Harbor High) and Maddie Musselman (Corona del Mar) are FINA World Champions. The latest iteration came in Kazan, Russia with a 5-4...

    Yonkers stays on the mic

    Yonkers stays on the mic
    Two documents that mean a lot to Keith Yonkers are framed on the wall of his office building on the Lido Peninsula. One is his bachelor's degree from USC, where he graduated in 1980. The other, above that, is much more recent. It's the letter...

    Beach Volleyball: Ross nets player of the year award

    Beach Volleyball: Ross nets player of the year award
    Costa Mesa resident April Ross has been named 2014 Female Beach Player of the Year by USA Volleyball. Ross, a former Newport Harbor High standout, played her first full season with Kerri Walsh Jennings in 2014, dominating the Assn. of Volleyball...