| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It’s summer in Chicago and you don’t have to look hard to find a good time — especially if sports are your thing. Whatever your game is, there’s an amped group of people who want to wipe out every memory of winter and play it...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Armed with a new partner and the responsibility of being the star attraction in a fledgling league, Kerri Walsh Jennings is looking to finish off the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals doubles season undefeated at Huntington Beach this weekend....
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:38 PM
It's no longer the chip on Ty Tramblie's shoulder that is his utmost concern. Scar tissue, lingering remnants of a bone spur and various byproducts of complex surgical reconstruction, however, provide a constant, often painful reminder that the challenges...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 1:15 AM
Reaching the peak. That's where Casey Patterson and Jake Gibb are aiming to ascend to this weekend. If their timing is on target, then the duo is primed for a big finish.
Patterson and Gibb, residents of Huntington Beach, will attempt to finish strong on...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:33 PM
The top beach volleyball players have gathered in Huntington Beach for the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals AVP Championships at the Huntington Beach Pier.
The tournament, the final stop of a seven-city tour that began in June, started with qualifying...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
T.J. DeFalco of Huntington Beach and Louis Richard of Redondo, representing the United States, were beaten in their opening beach volleyball match on Sunday at the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China, losing 21-14 and 22-20.
The team of Zana Muno from...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Many of the junior beach volleyball players will have plenty of success stories to tell their schoolmates after the Dig the Beach summer tour concluded with the East Coast Beach National Championships at Pompano Beach. The most dominating performance came...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:25 PM
If Southern California is the seat of beach volleyball in the U.S., then Manhattan Beach is the well-worn sweet spot of the chair.
The 55th Manhattan Beach Open takes place Thursday through Sunday near the Manhattan Beach Pier. The tournament first...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:09 PM
Football coaches stalk the sidelines wearing headsets. In hockey and basketball, coaches stand out in their perfectly tailored suits. Baseball managers leave the dugout to pull pitchers and badger umpires.
But in beach volleyball, you never notice the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:21 PM
KLAGENFURT, Austria — Costa Mesa resident Jake Gibb and his partner, Casey Patterson from Huntington Beach, were eliminated in the round of 16 on Saturday at the Federation Internationale de Volleyball Grand Slam beach volleyball tournament.
| Jul 27, 2014
| 9:34 PM
Game, set, gold.
The United States swept the men's and women's titles Sunday at the Asics World Series of Beach Volleyball in Long Beach.
Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal defended their 2013 title, outlasting Mariusz Prudel and Grzegorz Fijalek of...