Top-seeded Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross fought off a match point and beat Germany's Laura Ludwig and Julie Sude 21-18, 18-21, 17-15 on Friday to advance to the World Series of Beach Volleyball quarterfinals.
Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings tied the women's record for beach volleyball tournament victories in the United States with 69, teaming with April Ross to win the AVP Milwaukee Open on Sunday.
Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh won her record 47th FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour title Sunday, teaming with April Ross to beat Brazil's Juliana Felisberta Silva and Maria Antonelli 21-11, 21-18 in the Fuzhou Open final.
Three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross won their first match in the $200,000 smart AVP Championships as they try to win for the third time in as many tournaments since forming their partnership.
After competing against each other for a decade, Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross paired up in what could be a beach volleyball dream team to try to win gold at the Rio Olympics, if they can develop the right rapport.