The 1st of the 2 Women's Beach Volleyball Semifinals is currently underway between Walsh-Jennings & May-Treanor's Team USA and China. However, there is indeed a 2nd Team USA comprised of Jen Kessy and April Ross who will also compete in their respective matchup against the very tough team of Brazil later on in the day. The latter two are most likely the American team you haven't heard of.
After dominating Italy this past Sunday and advancing to the semi-finals against China tomorrow, it is very apparent that US volleyball stars Kerri Walsh-Jennings and Mist May-Treanor have built a team chemistry that is bar-to-none.
Kerri Walsh Jennings, who admited to having "pink eye," hugged and kissed her team mate Misty May-Treanor last night. The USA beach volleyball star was celebrating their defeat against Austria during the women's preliminary round match at the London Games. The move caught reporters by surprise because "pink eye" is contagious and the volleyball star announced at a press conference in London that she woKerri Walsh Jennings, who admited to having "pink eye," hugged and kissed her team mate Misty May-Treanor last night. The USA beach volleyball stars were defeated in the first set by Austria during the women's preliminary round match at the London Games.
Kerri Walsh Jennings, US Beach Volleyball Olympic athlete, has been infected with pinkeye, but hasn't let it change her game. Walsh Jennings and her Volleyball partner, Misty May-Treanor, have been undefeated at the 2012 London Olympics thus far. However, the Olympian fears the pinkeye infection may lead her to "trouble" on the field.