Volleyball

August 2, 2013
Woman jumping forward to hit volleyball on a sandy field

Beach volleyball teams wrap up Games in sixth, seventh places

American duo Michelle Skowzgird and Shana Lehmann cranked up the heat on the beach volleyball sands Friday at the National Sport Academy, soundly defeating Kezban Ates and Yeter Yalcin of Turkey in straight sets, 21-13, 21-9.
August 1, 2013
Volleyball

Volleyball routs Mexico, advances to semifinals

The U.S. routed Mexico, 3-0, Wednesday to advance to the semifinal match against Japan at 7 p.m. (noon ET) Thursday. A win against Japan could set the stage for a showdown with defending gold medalist Ukraine, which plays Russia in the other semifinal at 3 p.m. (8 a.m. ET).
August 1, 2013

Volleyball falls to Japan, faces Russia for bronze

Japan ended the U.S. Women
August 1, 2013

Beach volleyball duos fall short, move to consolation bracket

In tough round-of-eight play Thursday, the remaining two U.S. beach volleyball teams fell short, moving into the consolation bracket.
August 1, 2013

Two beach volleyball pairs advance in round of 16

In round-of-16 play Wednesday, the stakes were high for the U.S. beach volleyball duos. One loss, and their Games were over. At the end of the day, two American teams were still in play
July 30, 2013
Volleyball

With win, volleyball advances to quarterfinals

Despite some sloppy, uninspired play, the U.S. Women
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