Megan Kaplon

Megan’s Contributions


10/13/15  •  Beach

From Silver to Gold

Dalhausser and Lucena and Ludwig and Walkenhorst follow up World Tour Finals silver with gold in Puerto Vallarta


10/08/15  •  Gear

Preseason Products

Gear you need to survive three-a-days and the season that follows


10/06/15  •  Articles

Two-Time Olympian Craig Buck Critically Injured in Bicycle Accident

Former national team middle blocker collided with a pickup truck on a bike ride on Monday


10/04/15  •  Beach

Americans Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena Forced to Settle for Silver at World Tour Finals

Brazil wins both gold medals at Swatch Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals


10/04/15  •  Beach

Brazil Secures Both World Tour Finals Bronze Medals

Agatha and Barbara and Evandro and Pedro finish third at Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals


10/03/15  •  Beach

USA Versus Brazil in the Gold-Medal Match at the Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals

Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser will face Bruno Oscar Schmidt and Alison Cerutti in tomorrow's final


10/03/15  •  Beach

Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst Pull Out Three-Set Victory Over Agatha and Barbara

The Germans move on to the gold-medal match of the Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals


10/03/15  •  Beach

Brazil's Talita and Larissa Advance to Swatch World Tour Finals Gold-Medal Match

Canadians Heather Bansley and Sarah Pavan will play in the bronze-medal match


10/03/15  •  Beach

Men's Semifinals Set in Swatch Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals

Robert Meeuwsen and Alexander Brouwer of the Netherlands and Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt of Brazil win in quarters


10/02/15  •  Beach

Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena Undefeated Heading into Semifinals

The American duo earned a bye into the semifinals thanks to their 4-0 performance


10/02/15  •  Beach

Sarah Pavan and Heather Bansley Send Lauren Fendrick and April Ross Packing

The Americans couldn't make it past their quarterfinal opponents


10/02/15  •  Beach

Casey Patterson and Jake Gibb Finish World Tour Finals Run

A loss to Meeuwsen and Brouwer of the Netherlands prevents the Americans from breaking pool


10/02/15  •  Beach

Germany's Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst Advance to Semifinals

The 4-0 German team earns a bye into Saturday at the Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals


10/02/15  •  Beach

Emily Day and Jen Kessy Eliminated from Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals

A loss to Madelein Meppelink and Marleen Van Iersel ends Day and Kessy's World Tour Finals


10/01/15  •  Beach

Day Three of the Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals

Two teams have already secured semifinals berth


09/30/15  •  Team USA

USA Men Win World Cup

The U.S. Men's National Volleyball Team qualified for the Rio Olympics with the first-place World Cup finish



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.