Monday, June 16, 2008

FIVB Berlin: Misty-Kerri break record, men finish strong

by Jason Schock at 2:02 PM

After a first place finish this past weekend at the Berlin Grand Slam, das Amerikaner wunderteam Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh have now won more gold medals on the FIVB Tour than any other team, with 32. They beat the Chinese team of Tian Jia-Wang, 2-0 (21-18, 22-20).

Story at nbcolympics.com

On the men's side, Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser lost narrowly in the finals to the top Brazilian team of Ricardo-Emanuel, 1-2 (27-25, 19-21, 13-15).

I sorta write about volleyball at the 30,000 foot view, but player Hans Stolfus has been following the Berlin Grand Slam and has more insightful commentary on his blog:

In addition, Todd Rogers writes about his finish in Berlin on his blog.

photo: fivb

 

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