Second round of photos. [Manhattan Beach, CA May 2-3, 2009.]
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Coach Cronin, Mike Lammert, Danny Kinda, Some Guy, Kathleen Kinda, Calf Stretch Girl, Zamparelli in leg warmers for no reason.
Rick and Tony. Top AVP Refs talking shop...or more likely heckling AJ.
Maintaining the boards. Whatever. That's Worth!
Looks like we're gonna have to check the mark.
Leo digging Mowrey's Cutty.
Mowrey covers for his partner.
Tiffany Mowrey and Eli. Enjoying the weather and some volley.
Ivan. Blocking angry. Don't block angry Ivan.
Mowrey testing Ivan's block.
Jack and Jaren are totally cool and laid back in all situations. Even at gun-point.
The guys who make it happen. Gordie and the Great American crew.
Leo pays attention to the little things...like covering. Lane's block over-twists a bit.
Pascua taking it to Spike-town.
Pascua - jump float-serve.
Jack always has a funny story.
Jack telling it like it is. We're Great.
The Mowreys. Eli and Tiff.
Sammy from off the net.
Not sure why they serve that guy.
An outside set and the McColloch-Cutty.
Tight set? Advantage Leeseberg.
Halverson watching Leeseberg go OT on Church.
Leo over Lane.
High angle view of Sammy's high angle.
Semis. Just a float serve?
Really, he serves other serves, but these are impressive looking.
Anatomy of a Skyball 2. 1 of 4. The toss.
Anatomy of a Skyball 2. 2 of 4.
Anatomy of a Skyball 2. 3 of 4.
Anatomy of a Skyball 2. 4 of 4.
Meri-de and Iwona. Arms out.
Holy Cow. Zico tastes sooooo good!
Leap. No leap.
Tiffany Mowrey, Eli Mowrey, Tracy Worth
Andy. 'I'm on break! And how many times do I have to tell you? Not the face!'
Ivan and Leo. Semis.
Elevation by Ivan Mercer.
Iwona and Meri-de.
Coach, Kevin, AJ. Semis.
Rester, working on the underhand spiral.
Sorry ball, Kevin is not gentle.
Charra and Sarah - Arms out.
I'd try down the middle.
Shayna, Dana, Church, AJ - Over line.
Kevin - 'Ooo!'
Ball - 'Ow.'
Cayley, Shayna, Dana.
Leo, Ivan, Rick, Chara, Sarah, Danny, Austin - Semis.
The net wrap, done by a pro. Please no photos of the face.
The view from Court 27.
Advantage Seth. A little known fact - Mr. Burnham once beat Mike Conley in a (unofficial) dunk contest at UCLA.
Kevin -- 'Cover? Or hike up shorts.' AJ -- 'Maybe angle?' Seth -- 'Maybe line?'
Kevin -- 'Hike up shorts.'
AJ -- 'Angle it is.'
Seth -- 'I'm blocking too late.'
Dana's bright white teeth and his unstoppable partner.
Another day in paradise (and not 'just another victim').
Dana Camacho. The one and only.
Nice crisp warmups = tournament domination.
Hip fake angle.
Dana's high (skyball). Mine...
...Yours! (How's your neck?)
Day funnels Meri-de to Pascua.
Game face angle.
Blocking signals by Diane Pascua and AJ Mihalic. What do they mean!? For, a tutorial, see http://KindaGood.com
Pascua - No hands!
Women's final - It was Day's day.
Spectating (..and apparently checking AVP the scores by cell...Mayer wins!)
Dana cramps. "I'm lockin' up, I'm lockin' up!"
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