Kerri Walsh

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Height: 6'3"
Birthdate: 8/15/78
Hometown: San Jose, CA
College: Stanford, Class of 2000
Major: American Studies
Nickname: Six Feet of Sunshine

2009 Partners - Rachel Wacholder, Holly McPeak

Previous Partner: Misty May

Notable Accomplishments:

College:

  • Second player ever to earn First Team All-America honors all four years (1996-1999
  • First player in Pac-10 history to record over 1,500 kills (1,553), 1,200 digs (1,285) and 500 blocks (502)



    USAV:

    • Played opposite for the Sydney 2000 indoor Olympic team
    • Placed fourth with Olympic indoor team in 2000

    AVP/FIVB:

    • Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist - Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012
    • Two-Time AVP MVP (2003, 2004)
    • Became fourth American woman to surpass $1 Million in winning in 2006
    • Won a record 89 straight matches with Misty May on both AVP and FIVB events in 2003 and 2004
    • Broke their own win streak record with a 112-match streak with Misty May that ended in 2008 when beaten by Elaine Youngs and Nicole Branagh on the AVP Tour
    • Five-Time AVP Team of the Year Winner with Partner Misty May

    Awards:

    • 2011 FIVB Best Blocker and Most Inspirational.
    • 2008 FIVB Best Blocker and Sportsperson of the Year, AVP Best Defensive Player, Team of the Year (with Misty May-Treanor)
    • 2007 Named FIVB Sportswoman of the Year and Best Offensive Player with Misty May-Treanor
    • FIVB Best Hitter and Best Blocker, AVP Team of the Year (with Misty May-Treanor)
    • 2006 FIVB Best Blocker, Best Hitter and Sportswoman of the Year, AVP Team of the Year (with Misty May-Treanor)


    • 2005 FIVB Best Blocker, Best Hitter and Sportsperson of the Year, AVP Team of the Year (with Misty May-Treanor)
    • 2004 AVP Most Valuable Player, AVP Team of the Year (with Misty May)
    • 2003 AVP Most Valuable Player and Best Offensive Player, AVP Team of the Year (with Misty May)

    Personal:
    Married to AVP player Casey Jennings Has two sons Joey and Sundance
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