- Los Angeles back from dead as US candidate for 2024 Olympics Updated: Sep-02-15 7:47 am
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles is the official U.S. nominee for the 2024 Olympic games - a dramatic turnaround for a city that just two months ago was considered out of the running.
- United States defeats Cuba at women's volleyball World Cup Updated: Sep-01-15 9:32 am
OKAYAMA, Japan - The United States overpowered Cuba 25-15, 25-11, 25-15 to remain top of the standings at the women's volleyball World Cup on Tuesday.
- Branagh, Kropp win AVP Kingston Chicago Open Updated: Aug-30-15 7:39 pm
CHICAGO - Nicole Branagh and Jenny Kropp won the AVP Kingston Chicago Open on Sunday, beating Kim DiCello and Kendra Van Zwieten 21-16, 21-19.
- New Mexico volleyball team involved in bus crash in Texas Updated: Aug-30-15 11:46 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Members of the New Mexico Military Institute's girls college volleyball team suffered minor injuries when their bus crashed following a tournament in Texas.
- Brazil defeats US men 3-1 in the USA Volleyball Cup Updated: Aug-30-15 1:25 am
IRVINE, California - Ricardo Lucarelli's ace for match point gave top-ranked Brazil a 3-1 victory over the United States on Saturday night in the final match of the USA Volleyball Cup.
- Man, 90, recalls meeting Babe Ruth at Norfolk field in 1934 Updated: Aug-29-15 9:35 am
NORFOLK, Virginia - 1968. "Let's see, it was the Detroit Tigers over the St. Louis Cardinals."
- US beats Algeria to sit 2nd at women's volleyball World Cup Updated: Aug-27-15 10:41 am
MATSUMOTO, Japan - The United States moved into the second place at the women's volleyball World Cup by overwhelming Algeria 25-7, 25-2, 25-5 Thursday to keep within a point of leader Russia after five matches.
- US men claim first USA Volleyball Cup win over Brazil Updated: Aug-27-15 1:12 am
LOS ANGELES - Taylor Sander's kill for match point sealed a 3-2 victory for the United States over top-ranked Brazil in the USA Volleyball Cup on Wednesday night.
- Brazil's Antunes, Franca win in Long Beach Updated: Aug-23-15 10:50 pm
LONG BEACH, California - Brazil's Talita Antunes and Larissa Franca won their fourth FIVB World Tour event of the season Sunday, beating Americans April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings 21-18, 21-16 in the World Series of Beach Volleyball.
- World Series of Beach Volleyball returns to California Updated: Aug-18-15 6:06 pm
For Kerri Walsh Jennings, the pursuit of a fourth consecutive Olympic beach volleyball gold medal resumes on her home sand.
- Pine River's Goodman makes comeback from frightening injury Updated: Aug-17-15 8:30 am
LEROY, Michigan - KayLee Goodman doesn't remember the exact date she heard the good news.
- Phil Dalhausser, April Ross win again at Manhattan Beach Updated: Aug-16-15 8:18 pm
MANHATTAN BEACH, California - Olympic gold medalist Phil Dalhausser and April Ross successfully defended their titles Sunday in the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.
- Man starts fundraiser to buy special racing chair for teen Updated: Aug-15-15 10:32 am
OSAGE, Iowa - Brad Gentz of Osage loves to run, and he wants to help a local teen in a wheelchair run with him.
- Midnight at the pool: Swimmers face late nights at Rio Games Updated: Aug-10-15 6:11 am
KAZAN, Russia - One prominent swimming coach called it "irresponsible." Another labeled it a "business decision."
- Ross, Fopma win AVP Kingston Seattle Open Updated: Aug-09-15 8:05 pm
SEATTLE - Top-seeded April Ross and Jennifer Fopma won the AVP Kingston Seattle Open on Sunday, beating third-seeded Summer Ross and Lane Carico 21-18, 15-21, 15-13.
- Olympic beach gold medalist May-Treanor is back on the sand Updated: Aug-08-15 4:32 pm
For three-time Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor, returning to the AVP tour has been more of a reunion than a comeback.
- 3x gold medalist May-Treanor advances in return to beach Updated: Aug-07-15 7:05 pm
Three-time Olympic beach volleyball gold medalist Misty May-Treanor is competing on the beach again for the first time since the London Games.
- Injured Kerri Walsh Jennings learning to hold back Updated: Aug-04-15 6:48 pm
NEW YORK - Kerri Walsh Jennings may serve underhand at the World Series of Beach Volleyball.
- State agency to help track Clemson-South Carolina rivalry Updated: Aug-04-15 3:41 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Fans of Clemson and South Carolina have long kept score in the rivalry between the respective schools. Now, the state Department of Agriculture and both athletic departments are making things official.
- Arkansas Tech picked to win Great American in volleyball Updated: Aug-04-15 3:36 pm
RUSSELLVILLE, Arkansas - Coaches in the Great American Conference have picked Arkansas Tech to repeat as the league's volleyball champion.
- China volleyball chief in corruption probe Updated: Aug-04-15 2:08 am
BEIJING - China's sweeping drive against corruption has again turned to the country's sports programs, with the head of the national volleyball program the latest to be targeted.