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World Series of Beach Volleyball – Images from Day 1

The World Series of Beach Volleyball kicked off today in Long Beach, California.  The FIVB-sanctioned exhibition format of this year’s tournament is USA vs the World. Teams from the USA, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland and Spain are competing. Day One of pool play took place today with the US teams facing each other while the international teams battled. On the men’s side, 7 […]

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US Lacrosse Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Associates (WCLA) Championships

The US Lacrosse Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Associates (WCLA) Championships took place last week in Salt Lake City, Utah.  16 Division I college club teams and 12 Division II college club lacrosse teams participated in the four-day tournament. In the Division I championship game, No. 7 Delaware upset No. 1 Pittsburgh, 13-11, to win its first national championship.  Top seed Denver defeated No. 3 Loyola, 9-6, to win […]

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20 Favorite Sports Photos of 2016

With 2017 here, it’s time to take a look back at 20 of my favorite sports photos of 2016.   A couple of highlights from last year include shooting lacrosse for the first time and getting to see dozens of Olympians from all over the world compete at the FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam less than a week after the Rio 2016 Olympics.   Occidental […]

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Oceanside Hustle Lacrosse Tournament (12/3/2016)

3d Lacrosse presented the 3rd annual Oceanside Hustle Lacrosse Tournament this past weekend.  The two day event was held at the SoCal Sports Complex in Oceanside, CA. The tournament featured some of the top boys and girls lacrosse teams in the area and attracted coaches from across the country. For a scoring recap of each game and the official results, visit 3d Lacrosse. Below are […]

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Get Noticed Beach Volleyball (10/23/2016)

Get Noticed Beach Volleyball (GNBV) College Recruiting Showcase held its most recent tournament at Huntington Beach on October 23, 2016. The event was presented by Team WAVE  and Tamarack Beach Volleyball Club.  Several colleges attended, including Pepperdine, Cal Berkeley, Stanford, Arizona State, South Carolina, Florida Atlantic, FSU, Houston Baptist University, Cal Poly, University of San Francisco, Cal Bakersfield, Loyola Marymount University, UCLA, CSU Northridge and Cal State Long Beach. Be sure to check […]

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UCI Beach Break Away Lacrosse: Tesoro High School vs Corona Wave (10/29/2016)

UCI Women’s Lacrosse hosted the 4th annual UCI Beach Break Away lacrosse tournament on Saturday, October 29.  Numerous women’s collegiate and girl’s high school lacrosse teams came to participate in the one-day tournament. The college division included teams from Biola, Chapman, Concordia, CSU Northridge, CSU San Marcos, San Diego Women’s Club and UCLA. The high school division featured both school and club teams across Southern California. […]

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UCI Beach Break Away Lacrosse: Tesoro High School vs Birmingham Charter (10/29/2016)

  UCI Women’s Lacrosse hosted the 4th annual UCI Beach Break Away lacrosse tournament on Saturday, October 29.  Numerous women’s collegiate and girl’s high school lacrosse teams came to participate in the one-day tournament. The college division included teams from Biola, Chapman, Concordia, CSU Northridge, CSU San Marcos, San Diego Women’s Club and UCLA. The high school division featured both school and club teams across Southern […]

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World Series of Beach Volleyball Dance Team

A few images of the World Series of Beach Volleyball Dance Team. Photos taken at the 2016 ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball featuring the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam (August 23-28, 2016). The full gallery is available at http://photos.sos-photography.net/Sports/Beach-Volleyball/WSOBV-Dance-Team-2016.  

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Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross Win Gold at 2016 FIVB Long Beach

Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross defeat Liliana Fernandez and Elsa Baquerizo to win the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam. 2016 Olympic bronze medalists Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross (USA) defeated Liliana Fernandez and Elsa Baquerizo of Spain in straight sets, 21-16, 21-16, to win the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball featuring the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam. In the bronze medal match, […]

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2016 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam Semifinals

Men’s and women’s semifinal matches took place today at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball featuring the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam. Women 2016 Olympic bronze medalists Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross (USA) ousted Julia Sude and Chantal Laboreur of Germany in straight sets, 21-17, 21-16. In the second semifinal match,  Spain’s Olympians Liliana Fernandez and Elsa Baquerizo defeated Germany’s duo of Katrin […]

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2016 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam Qualifier

The FIVB World Tour is back in Long Beach, CA this week as part of the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball.  Qualifier rounds for the $800,000 FIVB Long Beach Grand Slam were held on Tuesday, August 23. Eight teams per gender gained entry into the 32 team main draw. Advancing to the main draw were the following teams. Men Billy Allen and Theo Brunner […]

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Rio 2016 – Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst (Germany)

Rio 2016 Olympic gold medal winners Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst (Germany) are today’s featured team in the Rio 2016 photo series. They defeated the team of Agatha and Barbara Seixas de Freitas (Brazil) 21-18, 21-14 to win the gold. Ludwig/Walkenhorst only lost one set on their road to the gold medal. The team went 3-0 in Pool D to advance to the Round of 16 […]

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