Ross-Walsh Jennings Gut Out Three-Set Victory to Claim Pool C

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    Aug. 10, 2016

    RIO DE JANEIRO -- Three-time USC women's volleyball All-American outside hitter April Ross and her partner Kerri Walsh Jennings fought off a gutty performance by Switzerland's duo of Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Vergé-Dépré to win in three sets, 21-13, 22-24, 15-12, at the Beach Volleyball Arena on Wednesday, Aug. 10.

    Representing the United States, Ross and Walsh Jennings remained undefeated and won Pool C with a 3-0 mark. They now qualify for the knockout stages of the Olympic beach volleyball tournament and await their next opponent in the round of 16 on Friday, Aug. 12. Fans can watch Ross-Walsh Jennings streamed live on and via the NBC app.

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