Megan Kaplon

Megan’s Contributions


08/31/15  •  Beach

Gibb and Patterson Win Second International Medal of 2015

Americans fall to Brazil's Alison and Bruno in gold-medal match


08/31/15  •  Beach

Ty Tramblie Wins First AVP Title in Chicago

Tramblie and Brad Keenan win men's tournament, and Jenny Kropp and Nicole Branagh are women's champs


08/24/15  •  Beach

Big Brazilian Finish in Long Beach

Double gold medals for Brazil, top American duos take home silver


08/21/15  •  Men's

Arcadia University Adds Men's Volleyball

New Division III program to start competing in 2017


08/21/15  •  Beach

Four U.S. Teams Eliminated, Eight Move On at World Series of Beach Volleyball

Long Beach Grand Slam elimination rounds start at 9 a.m. PT


08/18/15  •  Team USA

Women's National Team Libero Nicole Davis Retires

A 10-year member of the national team ends her career


08/17/15  •  Beach

Phil Dalhausser Wins Fifth Manhattan Beach Title; April Ross Snags Her Second

Nick Lucena and Jen Fopma win first Manhattan Beach titles


08/14/15  •  Beach

What to Watch at the AVP Manhattan Beach Open

Noteworthy teams and match-ups at the MBO


08/14/15  •  Beach

Manhattan Beach Main Draw Welcomes 16 Qualifier Teams

Filling out the 32-team main draw bracket, eight qualifier teams per gender advance at AVP Manhattan Beach Open


08/10/15  •  Beach

New Partnerships Show Promise at AVP Seattle

Though neither team came out with a title, two new partnerships gave spectacular debuts


08/07/15  •  Beach

AVP Seattle Main Draw Action Starts Today

Eight qualifier teams join 24 automatic entries in first matches of AVP Seattle Open main draw


08/04/15  •  Beach

AVP Seattle Open to Feature New Partnerships and a Misty May-Treanor Appearance

Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal debut new partnerships in Seattle


07/22/15  •  Team USA

U.S. Men Win World League Bronze

After losing to Serbia in the semis, Team USA rebounds for a third-place finish


07/19/15  •  Beach

Jen Kessy and Emily Day Win First AVP Title as Partners

Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson win second consecutive AVP title


07/19/15  •  Beach

New Faces in AVP NYC Semifinals

Unexpected standouts join top AVP teams in New York City Open semifinals


07/17/15  •  Beach

New Partnerships Debut at AVP NYC Open

Injury and partner switches give a new look to AVP NYC draw



About Megan Kaplon


Two and a half years after joining Volleyball's staff as an intern, Megan Kaplon has taken the reigns as the magazine's editor. A collegiate player turned beach volleyball enthusiast and an Emerson College writing, literature, and publishing grad, Megan brings volleyball expertise and editorial savvy to Volleyball's pages.