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Kerri Walsh Jennings is headed to fifth Olympics with new partner April Ross

Kerri Walsh Jennings is headed to fifth Olympics with new partner April Ross

Kerri Walsh Jennings is headed to her fifth Olympics — this time with a new partner. 

The three-time beach volleyball gold medalist was named to the U.S. Olympic team on Sunday with her partner April Ross. Walsh Jennings, who also played for the U.S. indoor team in Sydney in 2000, was with Misty May-Treanor the last three Olympics — including 2012, when they beat Ross and Jen Kessy in the gold medal match. 

“The face of this journey is different, considering I have a new partner by my side, but the spirit of it is just as beautiful and humbling and as wonderful as ever,” said Walsh Jennings, who teamed up with Ross after May-Treanor retired....

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