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April Ross

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  • Briefs: Ross, Walsh Jennings win again

    April Ross, a former Newport Harbor High standout, teamed up with Kerri Walsh Jennings to win the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals Milwaukee Open, beating Lauren Fendrick and Brooke Sweat, 15-21, 21-16, 15-13, in the women's final on Saturday. Ross...
  • USA Women's Volleyball: Davis grinding to the end

    USA Women's Volleyball: Davis grinding to the end
    Nicole Davis crouches, digs in, lunges and dives. She scurries about and mops the floor with her own perspiration. She grinds. For 18 years of high-level volleyball, including starting for two USA national teams that won Olympic silver medals and...
  • Beach Volleyball: Ross wins again

    Costa Mesa resident April Ross and partner Kerri Walsh Jennings defeated a team from Spain to win the Federation International de Volleyball Grand Slam event in Stavanger, Norway on Saturday. Ross and Walsh Jennings topped Liliana Fernandez and Elsa...
  • Volleyball: Big night for Sargeant

    Earlier in the week, Nic Sargeant grew excited about playing on the same boys' volleyball team with archrivals. When the rosters came out for the 37th annual Dave Mohs Memorial Orange County High School All-Star Match, he and Newport Harbor teammate...
  • Beach Volleyball: Ross, Keenan winners

    Costa Mesa residents and husband and wife Brad Keenan and April Ross claimed titles with their respective partners at the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals season-opening beach tournament Sunday in St. Petersburg, Fla. Ross, a former Newport Harbor...
  • AVP schedule set

    Costa Mesa residents Jake Gibb and April Ross will attempt to regain their dominance on the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals tour when it begins its seven-event schedule in May. Gibb, with partner Casey Patterson, won four of seven AVP men's events...
  • Pestolesi honored by Hawaii

    Tom Pestolesi, the Irvine Valley Community College men's and women's volleyball coach who formerly coached at Estancia and Newport Harbor high schools, was honored on Jan. 19 by the University of Hawaii, where he was a third-team All-American men's...
  • For the record

    Breast cancer: In the July 24 LATExtra section, an article about racial disparities among breast cancer patients said that the primary reason black women fared worse than white women was that they had more chronic health problems before their cancers...
  • Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal in beach volleyball final at Long Beach

    Phil Dalhausser, Sean Rosenthal in beach volleyball final at Long Beach
    Defense doesn't always win championships in beach volleyball, but it might for Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal at the FIVB Grand Slam in Long Beach. Tied 11-11 in the first set of their semifinal match against Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson,...
  • April Ross, Jennifer Kessy split matches at FIVB Grand Slam

    April Ross, Jennifer Kessy split matches at FIVB Grand Slam
    No. 1-seeded April Ross and Jennifer Kessy won their first match against Poland, but fell to Switzerland later Tuesday, splitting their first two pool-play volleyball matches at the FIVB Grant Slam in Long Beach. Each team plays three pool-play...
  • Americans Ross-Kessy, Gibb-Patterson win inaugural volleyball event

    Americans Ross-Kessy, Gibb-Patterson win inaugural volleyball event
    April Ross and Jennifer Kessy got their redemption Sunday. After the top-ranked pairing lost in the Round of 32 at the FIVB Grand Slam of beach volleyball Thursday, they rallied from behind to win the inaugural World Series Cup in Long Beach on Sunday....
  • Beach Volleyball: Locals upset in semis

    Beach Volleyball: Locals upset in semis
    To help promote the title sponsor, players on the stadium court at the AVP Championships near the Huntington Beach Pier crammed their lengthy, sweaty bodies into small convertible smart cars that served as benches that must have lacked supreme comfort....