Sara Hughes
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Long Beach Grand Slam

Sara Hughes

Sara Hughes dives while trying to save the ball during a match against Brazilians on Friday at Alamitos Beach.

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Kelly Claes, Sara Hughes, Talita Antunes

Kelly Claes, left, and Sara Hughes go up against Brazilian Talita Antunes at the Long Beach Grand Slam on Friday.

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Sara Hughes

Sara Hughes digs the ball to teammate Kelly Claes (not pictured) during a round of 16 match on Friday.

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Talita Antunes, Larissa Franca

Brazil’s Talita Antunes, right, hugs teammate Larissa Franca after defeating Americans Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes in the round of 16 at the Long Beach Grand Slam on Friday.

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Kerri Walsh Jennings

Kerri Walsh Jennings digs the ball during a Long Beach Grand Slam match with teammate April Ross on Friday.

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April Ross, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Summer Ross

April Ross passes to teammate Kerri Walsh Jennings (not pictured) while opponent Summer Ross watches the play develop Friday in the round of 16 match.

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Kerri Walsh Jennings, April Ross

April Ross (2) and Kerri Walsh Jennings (1) congratulate each other after winning a match Friday in the round of 16 at the Long Beach Grand Slam.

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