Rosenthal and Crabb prevail in Laguna Open

Rosenthal and Crabb prevail in Laguna Open

A pair of Redondo Beach residents claimed victory Sunday in the 63rd annual Men’s Laguna Open at Main Beach.

Sean Rosenthal and Trevor Crabb, coming off a second-place finish in the Austin Open in May, defeated Ed Ratledge, a Huntington Beach resident, and Eric Zaun in the afternoon final, 21-15, 17-21, 16-14.

Rosenthal, Federation Internationale de Volleyball’s 2012 Outstanding Player of the Year and a two-time Olympian, played in the Laguna Open for the first time, while Crabb had placed second and third in prior events, according to tournament Director Kirk Morgan.

The duo...

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