Devon Newberry and Lindsey Sparks placed 4th at the 2018 U19 World Beach Championships.
If the AVCA list of High School Beach All-Americans is any indication, the future is bright for collegiate powerhouses UCLA and Florida State amongst others. Each school had four incoming freshmen listed among the expanded list of 16 AVCA Beach All-Americans.
Eight men’s teams and eight women’s teams played their way through qualifying en route to spots in the main draw of the AVP Manhattan Beach Open on Thursday.
None of the four U.S. teams that competed in at the recent FIVB U19 World Championships in Nanjing China had played internationally before
Athletes ages 12-18 from the United States and other countries competed in three days of matches in the USA Beach High Performance Championships. The age-group tournaments are part os USA Volleyball’s Path to the Podium program, which attempts to identify, evaluate and develop talent at the player, coach, and officials level
AVP Hermosa Beach July 26-29, 2018 Entry List Qualifier Bracket Schedule/Results Preview After Day 1 of the main draw at…
Russia’s Mariia Boncharova/Maria Voronina rallied past Dutch pair Raisa Schoon/Emi van Driel for the U19 Women’s Beach World title on Sunday, while countrymen Denis Shekunov/Dmitrii Veretiuk won the men’s gold and Alexey Gusev/Pavel Shustrov earned the bronze.
The 2018 FIVB U19 Beach Volleyball World Championships will have two of the top American teams come competition time from June 26 to July 1 – Tim Brewster/John Schwengel and Devon Newberry/Lindsey Sparks.