Redondo won the first Boys' Interscholastic Beach Volleyball League championship on Saturday, defeating Dana Hills in the final. Redondo finished unbeaten.
The team was led by seniors Louis Richard, Devon Burki, Eric Beranek, Vince Pizzuti and Tyler Bird, plus junior Tanner Smith and freshman Logan Glave.
The USA-B team of Theo Brunner and Nick Lucena fought off a challenge from compatriots Tri Bourne and John Hyden of USA-A on Sunday to win the men’s title, 21-19, 17-21, 15-13 at the NORCECA Beach Circuit event at the U.S Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista.
In the bronze medal match, Puerto Rico’s Hector Soto and Roberto Rodriguez defeated the Canada-B pair of Michael Plantiga and Cameron Wheelan, 21-19, 17-21, 15-12.
Walsh Jennings (Saratoga, Calif.) and Ross (Costa Mesa, Calif.) went 5-0 in the winners’ bracket and did not lose a set.
Walsh Jennings and Ross win AVP debut, Gibb and Patterson win fourth straight tournament at Santa Barbara Open
Top-seeded women’s and men’s teams secure tournament titles at West Beach; AVP will wrap up season Oct. 17-20 in Huntington Beach
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Sept. 29, 2013) – Sunday at the Santa Barbara Open brought two significant milestones for top players on the AVP Professional Beach Volleyball Tour, as Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross