2016 AVP Manhattan Beach Qualifier (7/14/2016)

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Xi Zhang and Jess Clausen at the 2016 AVP Manhattan Beach

The AVP Beach Volleyball tour paid another visit to Southern California in Manhattan Beach, CA on July 14-17.  60 women’s teams and 68 men’s teams participated in the  one-day qualifier on Thursday.

On the women’s side, the eight teams that advanced to Friday’s 16-team main draw were:

  • Katie Jameson / Tracy Jones
  • Michelle Iafigliola / Jennifer Solm
  • Nicolette Martin / Allie Wheeler
  • Lynne Galli / Briana Hinga
  • Meg Dawson / Delaney Knudsen
  • Jess Clausen / Xi Zhang
  • Lara Dykstra / Kelly Schumacher
  • Nicole Bateham / Kimberly Smith

On the men’s side, the eight teams that advanced to see action on Friday were:

  • Paul Araiza / Alejandro Parra
  • Matt Prosser / Gregg Weaver
  • Connor Hughes / Travis Woloson
  • Kevin McColloch / Roberto Rodriguez-Bertran
  • Maddison McKibbin / Riley McKibbin
  • Michael Boag / Jorge Martinez
  • Andy Ces / Dylan Maarek
  • Ed Ratledge / Adam Roberts

The full gallery of over 150 images from the qualifier is available at http://photos.sos-photography.net/Sports/Beach-Volleyball/AVP-Huntington-Beach-7-14-16

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Cody Kessel


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Nicole Bateham and Kimberly Smith at the 2016 AVP Manhattan Beach


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Lara Dykstra and Kelly Schumacher


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Katie Jameson and Tracy Jones at the 2016 AVP Manhattan Beach


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Briana Hinga and Lynne Brinkman Galli at the 2016 AVP Manhattan Beach


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Jennifer Dalhausser at the 2016 AVP Manhattan Beach


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Kristin Hildebrand