Recent Beach Volleyball News
Oakley’s Jen Kessy and April Ross, both wearing Radar, won their second straight title on the AVP tour by defeating Misty May and Nicole Branaghin in Virginia Beach, VA last Sunday. Kessy/Ross are 5-0 against May/ Branagh this season the season.
Oakley’s German champions Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler won the Smart Beach volleyball tour stop in Hamburg last weekend. The duo won the final, 19:21, 21:18, 20:18, against Laura Ludwig and Sara Goller. Holtwick and Semmler, with two wins in two events, lead the Smart Beach Tour.
Oakley’s Jen Kessey and April Ross won the AVP Huntington Beach Open on Sunday, beating top-seeded Misty May-Treanor and Nicole Branagh, 14-21, 21-12, 15-11. It was their fifth AVP Tour win as a team, but their first AVP tour win of the season. Oakley’s Top-seeded Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser won in men’s, defeating second-seeded Sean Scott and John Hyden, 21-16, 18-21, 15-9, and claimed their 39th AVP title.