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April Ross from the US controls the ball

April Ross from the US controls the ball during the women's Beach Volleyball semi-final against Brazil's Larissa Franca and Juliana Silva on The Centre Court Stadium on Horse Guards Parade in London on August 7, 2012, for the London 2012 Olympic Games. USA won 2-1 AFP PHOTO / DANIEL GARCIADANIEL GARCIA/AFP/GettyImages

Meet April Ross — Kerri Walsh Jennings's new beach volleyball partner

Things looked up this week, though. The three-time Olympic gold medalist

(and mother of three) Kerri Walsh Jennings, 34, announced she’d be teaming up

with yet another superstar of the sand: former foe April Ross, 31, who

nabbed a silver medal in 2012 with then-partner Jennifer Kessy.
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