FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, June 21st, 2018
AVP PRO BEACH VOLLEYBALL TOUR COVERAGE CONTINUES FROM SEATTLE NEXT TUESDAY, JUNE 26, AT 7 PM ET ON NBCSN
Chris Marlowe, Kevin Wong & Dain Blanton to Call the Action
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 21, 2018 – NBC Sports Group continues coverage of the 2018 AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour Tuesday, June 26, at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN from Seattle, Wash.
In the men’s field, 2008 Olympic gold medalist Phil Dalhausser and his partner Nick Lucena enter the tournament as the number one seed. They have won the first two tournaments on this year’s AVP Tour and look to continue the streak in Seattle. Other players in the men’s field to watch out for include Olympian Jake Gibb, with partner Taylor Crabb, and Casey Patterson, with partner and 2017 Seattle Open champion, Stafford Slick.
Two-time Olympic medalist April Ross will partner with AVP 2017 Most Improved Player, Caitlin Ledoux, for Seattle, and are expected to headline the women’s field. They enter the tournament as the number three seed.
Veteran broadcaster and Olympic gold medalist Chris Marlowe calls the action, joined by beach volleyball Olympian and three-time All-American Kevin Wong (analyst), and Dain Blanton (reporter).
Following is the television schedule for the remainder of the 2018 AVP season:
|Tues., June 26||7 p.m.||Seattle||NBCSN|
|Tues., July 10||6 p.m.||San Francisco||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 29||Midnight||Hermosa Beach||NBCSN|
|Sun., Aug. 19||4:30 p.m.||Manhattan Beach (LIVE)||NBC|
|Wed., Sept. 5||7 p.m.||Chicago||NBCSN|
|Sun., Sept. 16||11:30 p.m.||Hawaii||NBCSN|
(All times ET, subject to change)
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–