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April Ross

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  • Elite handball players hit Fountain Valley

    Some of the top players from across the nation and world will be in Fountain Valley for the Simple Green U.S. Open of Handball Naty Alvarado Handball Classic. The 23rd annual event starts Thursday and runs daily through Sunday at Los Caballeros Sports...
  • Kerri Walsh Jennings sets beach volleyball record with 113th win

    Kerri Walsh Jennings sets beach volleyball record with 113th win
    Kerri Walsh Jennings has set a record for beach volleyball tournament victories by a woman Monday. Walsh Jennings and teammate April Ross beat Taiana Lima and Talita Da Rocha Antunes of Brazil, 21-14, 17-21 and 15-12, in theĀ  women’s final of...
  • Brande: Lots of action on next level

    With the rich girls' high school volleyball tradition at our local schools, it is always exciting to follow these players as they continue to play through their college years. Since the late 1970s through today, the number of local college players has...
  • Ross collects honor

    April Ross, a Costa Mesa resident and former Newport Harbor High volleyball standout, has been named 2013 Female Beach Athlete of the Year by USA Volleyball. Ross, a 2012 Olympic silver medalist who played with three partners, played in nine domestic and...
  • Penn State paying $59.7 million to Jerry Sandusky victims

    Penn State paying $59.7 million to Jerry Sandusky victims
    Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, a man once revered at the university who is now serving what is effectively a life prison...
  • Beach Volleyball: Ross assists record

    XIAMEN, China — Costa Mesa resident April Ross and her partner, Kerri Walsh Jennings, won the Federation International de Volleyball Xiamen Grand Slam beach volleyball tournament on Sunday in China. Ross and Walsh Jennings, who breaks a tie with...
  • The Crowd: Taking a SPIN for a good cause

    The Crowd: Taking a SPIN for a good cause
    "2013 marked our 25th anniversary, and this year's gala was, fittingly, the most successful we have ever had," commented Jean Wegener, executive director of Serving People In Need (SPIN). More than 380 generous patrons joined forces Nov. 1 in the...
  • Beach Volleyball: Ross, Gibb MVPs

    Costa Mesa residents April Ross and Jake Gibb earned top individual and team honors in the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals' 2013 season awards announced Tuesday. Ross, a Newport Harbor High product, was named women's Most Valuable Player, as well as...
  • Beach Volleyball: Ross lacking comfort in Long Beach

    Beach Volleyball: Ross lacking comfort in Long Beach
    LONG BEACH — The beach volleyball community is still abuzz about the recent announcement that April Ross would replace Misty May-Treanor as the next partner for three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings. But though Ross played a...
  • Beach Volleyball: Gibb's passion restored

    Beach Volleyball: Gibb's passion restored
    LONG BEACH — A two-time cancer survivor who never played indoor volleyball, Jake Gibb is used to having something to overcome. And despite finishing No. 1 in the world on the Federation Internationale de Volleyball beach tour in 2012, a...
  • Ross, Kessy ousted

    Ross, Kessy ousted
    LONG BEACH –— Network television cameras will still capture images of April Ross this weekend at the Federation Internationale de Volleyball World Series of Beach Volleyball at Marine Green Park. But it won't be in the more prestigious Grand...
  • Beach Volleyball: Latest rivalry delivers

    LONG BEACH — The next great American men's beach volleyball rivalry is still in its early stages, but the semifinal matchup between Costa Mesa resident Jake Gibb and partner Casey Patterson against 2008 Olympic gold medalist Phil Dalhausser and...