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GODS to GHOSTS Volleyball is dedicated to celebrating and preserving the rich history of the sport of volleyball. It is our mission to provide a medium in which the legendary players, coaches, and instrumental figures of the sport from the 1950's through today can be acknowledged and remembered for their transcendent talent, colorful personalities, and countless contributions to the sport.
 
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In this episode, Clarence welcomes Beach NTDP Manager Dr. Gabby Garbato and Beach NTDP Coordinator Cody Liner, (6:28 - 41:54) on the show. They discuss their backgrounds in volleyball, introduce the Beach National Team Development Program, preview the upcoming fall training series and more!By USA Volleyball
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen wrap-up the Tokyo Paralympic Games by chatting with two-time Paralympic gold medalist and libero for the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team, Bethany Zummo (5:22 - 56:17)! Bethany talks about dealing with mental health, some of her off-court interests, living that pin life in Tokyo, winning GOLD and so much more…
 
Butch Discusses: - The best women's players on the beach from the old days, including Connie Keller, Jean Brunicardi, Patti Steere, Johnette Latreille, Jean Brunicardi, Edie Conrad, Eileen Clancy, Kathy Gregory, Nina Gruenwinkel-Matthies, Eileen Clancy, and Nancy Cohen to name a few, what made the mixed game so amazing, including some of the best m…
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen talk about the Tokyo Paralympic Games. Then they catch up with FIVE-TIME Paralympian, gold medalist and middle blocker for the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team, Lora Webster, (2:50 - 23:43) from Tokyo! Lora talks about the Tokyo Paralympic Games, the food in Tokyo, some of Lora's favorite past Paralympic mome…
 
In this episode, Clarence welcomes back co-host Stephen after helping cover the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Stephen talks about his Olympic Games experience. Then they catch up with first-time Paralympian and outside hitter for the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team, Emma Schieck, (14:00 - 54:26) hours before her Tokyo flight takes off. They discuss th…
 
Butch Discusses: - Mike O'Hara and his memories of him from the Hollywood YMCA and what made him an impressive indoor player, the time O'Hara asked Butch to play with him at Corona Del Mar in Butch's FIRST open tournament, including some memorable moments from that weekend in '65, Mike Bright and his memories of him, including Mike's paddle boardin…
 
Butch Discusses: - His two men's Open Wins with Rudy Suwara, and Dane Holtzman in Santa Cruz, and his recollection of both of them and what made them great players, his recollection of the '68 Manhattan Beach Open he played in with Mike Bright where they finished 3rd , and how amazing Rundle and Bergmann & Lang & Von Hagen played that weekend, incl…
 
In this episode, Clarence is joined by producer Curtis Ward as Stephen and Kyle are en route from Tokyo. Clarence and Curtis update us on everything with the conclusion of the Olympic Games. They sit down with U.S. Women's Sitting National Team members and Paralympic gold medalists Katie Holloway (outside hitter) and Nicky Nieves (middle blocker) a…
 
It's after the Olympics and we've got a College Volleyball Weekly, or "CVW Beach Edition Episode!" This week: UCLA Beach AVCA 2x All-American Lexy Denaburg! Lexy sits down with Rob Espero for USAV Beach Olympic women's breakdown and thoughts on what we saw with former and current NCAA phenoms on the world's biggest stage in Tokyo. We then jump into…
 
In this special episode, Stephen and our Content Producer Kyle Scholzen are still in Tokyo at the Olympic Games. They update us on all of the action from pool play. Stephen has a nice chat with Haleigh Washington (27:25 - 39:52), Middle Blocker, U.S. Women's National Team and talks about being an Olympian. Clarence wraps everything up discussing th…
 
Butch Discusses: - The Mixed game, Eileen Clancy and seeing how talented she was as a young 10 year old kid playing with Jack Jensen, and the fact that she could drink a beer like no one's business, and asked her to play, a classic Butch and Barbara May Marine street mixed open story when they decided to forfeit when they weren't getting along, muc…
 
Butch Discusses: - The 2020 Olympics, including his take on the USA women's indoor team thus far, the USA men's indoor team and where they need to improve moving forward, and which indoor teams he thinks are the favorites to medal. He then touches on the beach volleyball games, what went wrong from Sponcil & Claes, and Dalhausser & Lucena, and who …
 
In this episode, Stephen is out in Tokyo for the Olympic Games with our content producer, Kyle Scholzen. They talk about their Olympic experiences and how Tokyo is going so far. They also chat with Taylor Sander (18:14 - 22:08), outside hitter for the U.S. Men's National Team and discover some breaking news from him. Clarence wraps everything up di…
 
Hosts Clarence Hughes and Stephen Munson begin a series of Olympic previews by sitting down with beach volleyball Olympic nominees Kelly Claes and Sarah Sponcil (6:36 - 39:00), who earned a berth to Tokyo in early June. They discuss Kelly and Sarah’s excitement of qualifying for their first Olympic Games, preparation on and off the court for Tokyo,…
 
USA MNT Team Captain comes back into the Viral Volley Podcast to look back at his Polish PlusLiga season with PGE Skra and Volleyball Nations League during this pandemic season. The BYU alumnus then discusses playing alongside “little bro," Brenden during VNL, the new faces of USA Volleyball like TJ DeFalco, Josh Tuaniga and Kyle Ensing, a little a…
 
Butch Discusses: - MUSCLE BEACH. The players that played there over the years he was there, the eclectic group of people from ALL walks of life that hung out there ( body builders, gymnasts, mobsters, pro sport athletes, war heroes, successful business owners, you name it), the CHARACTERS like Steven "TheMatsa" Cahn, the infamous card games played …
 
After 5 intensely competitive weeks of FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL), USA Women's National Team Captain and 3x Olympian OH, Jordan Larson reflects on preliminary round play, the finals and winning the THIRD consecutive VNL gold. Jordan discusses some of the key performers, but acknowledges that everyone within the 23-person roster has played…
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen record direct from the 2021 Girls Junior National Championship in Las Vegas. They sit down with Competition Director and USA Volleyball's Director of Events Kristy Cox (4:09 - 10:44), who discusses the atmosphere in Las Vegas, a new attendance record and much more. They also have post-match chats with Hawaiian …
 
In our Preliminary Round 4 (Week 4) update we bring the new faces to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics roster, Chiaka Ogbogu (Texas | Coppell, TX) and Justine Wong-Orantes (Nebraska | Cypress, CA) to break down the USA Women's National Team's performance, their play as the "rookies" and the upcoming week's matchup vs. Russia, Poland and China!…
 
Big news items this week on the USA Volleyball Women's National Team/Volleyball Nations League Update: With Head Coach Karch Kiraly naming the 12-person roster for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics Jordan and Kelsey share their thoughts on being repeat Olympians, the roster and the newcomers to start off this week's episode. As the VNL competition continued …
 
Former Long Beach St. back-to-back National Champions and All-Americans, Kyle Ensing, Josh Tuaniga and TJ DeFalco playing for the USA Men's National Team in Rimini, Italy for FIVB Volleyball Nations League discuss their time in the "Rimini Bubble" and their experience playing with some of the biggest names in the game.…
 
Butch Discusses: - More details on the '64 Olympic Team, including the FLAWED selection process, how talented Gene Selznick and Keith Erickson were, his recollection as a young beach player trying to "break in" at Muscle, Sorrento, and State Beach, and some CLASSIC stories of "who was who" at each beach, and the HOOPS he had to jump through to make…
 
Butch Discusses: - The patriotic story of how he got his nick name "BUTCH" while still in the womb, his start in the sport as a high school kid growing up in Hawaii, and seeing the talented players at the Outrigger, and Hawaiian Village, including an epic story of sneaking in the Outrigger and taking a hit to the face from future '68 Olympic teamma…
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen discuss the ongoing Volleyball Nations League, how the U.S. Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Teams prepared for it, and how it’ll help both squads during the Olympic Games later this summer. First, U.S. Women’s National Team Assistant Coach/ Director, National Team Development Program Erin Virtue (5:15 - 31:30) dis…
 
2016 Olympic Bronze Medalists Micah Christenson and David Smith jump on to this mini-sode of the Viral Volley Podcast to talk about quarantining in Rimini, Italy, Week 1 of VNL and give some insight to some of their Week 2 opponents. Featured interview (primary content) is located on VolleyballMag.com and should be posted by 6/2/21!…
 
Ron Von Hagen shares his recollection of the infamous 1968 Manhattan Beach Open where he and Ron Lang BATTLED Larry Rundle & Henry Bergmann for 7 plus hours between the Winners bracket finals, and FINALS, where they were dead even until it got dark and Lang couldn't see the ball. Amazing.... Support the show (https://godstoghosts.com/donate/)…
 
In our Volleyball Nations League (VNL) Week 1 recap former Nebraska "Huskers" Kelsey Robinson and Jordan Larson tag-team on sharing what it's like in the "Rimini Bubble" in Italy for Volleyball Nations League. We then delve into the 3-0 start by the USA, it's new faces and combination of lineups. We even chat about the big news for the week: Foluke…
 
In this special episode of College Volleyball Weekly, Beach Edition we've got a "Roomie Recap" of USC's 2021 season. Roomates Tina Graudina, Hailey Harward and Julia Scoles reflect on the 2021 season, sharing there experiences through the NCAA Collegiate Beach Championship in Gulf Shores, AL. They give insight to COVID, training, Olympics and what'…
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen discuss the U.S. Men’s National Team and its upcoming World ParaVolley Paralympic Qualifier in Germany May 31-June 4. They sit down with Greg Walker (3:42 – 27:51), the team’s head coach, and Roderick Green (31:47 – 51:38), a three-time Paralympic medalist and middle. Hear about the team’s recent training camp,…
 
With a new Collegiate Beach National Championed crowned at Gulf Shores last weekend, the CVW Beach Crew discusses their experience, some of the matches that stuck out during the Natty-Weekend and some of the top pairs and athletes. We also briefly mentioned the AVCA All-America recipients, the polls and end with a crowd favorite-- Fan Questions!…
 
This week, UCSD Head Coach Kevin Ring jumps into the mix with the usual suspects, David Hunt of Pepperdine, Jay Hosack of George Mason and Dan Friend of Lewis. The CVW crew recaps UCSD's standout accomplishment of handing National Champion Hawaii their only loss of the season, the NCAA D1-2 Tournament week as well as the NCAA Championship match tha…
 
This week on College Volleyball Weekly Charlie Ekstrom of Stanford, Mads Fitzpatrick of Florida St. and Rob Espero discuss the AVCA Top Flight recipients, the latest AVCA and CollegeBeachVB.com polls and of course, the grand finale of the Collegiate Beach season-- Gulf Shores, AL-- for the NCAA Collegiate Beach Championship weekend to award a Natty…
 
No fluff or flair (graphics, backgrounds). Just talk about the AVCA Men's D1-2 All-America teams with 3 of the All-America Committee members, Chair Dan Friend (Lewis), Jay Hosack (George Mason) and David Hunt (Pepperdine). Although the matches already happened you can hear how the coaches approached their matchups.…
 
In this episode, Clarence and Stephen celebrate the fifth episode of the podcast. They sit down with Kaleo Maclay (3:29 – 15:17), two-time Paralympic medalist and setter for the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team and Ben Patch (21:35 – 52:01), opposite for the U.S. Men's National Team. They will chat about their playing careers, but you’ll soon lea…
 
As the Viral Volley Podcast breaks the century mark we bring Coach of one of the hottest teams in the last few years, Rick McLaughlin of the UCSB Gauchos. Rick along with Dan, Dave, Jay and Rob break down conference tournament play teams and athletes. They guys then delve into the NCAA Men's Volleyball Championship Tournament matchups and the NCAA …
 
In this 100th episode of College Volleyball Weekly on the Viral Volley Podcast is honored to have legendary Head Coach Mark Pavlik on the show! Over 600 wins, 2 National Championships, innumerable NCAA Tournament appearances and EIVA titles, Mark talks about the 2021 Tournament, teams and the NCAA Selection Committee.…
 
On College Volleyball Weekly, Beach Edition this week we're outnumbered by SEMINOLES! This week Kate Privett joins teammate Mads Fitzpatrick of Florida St. along with Charlie Ekstrom of Stanford and Rob Espero to discuss the action in Week 8 of the Collegiate Beach season. They'll then look forward to the end of regular season play with key matches…
 
The College Volleyball Weekly or "CVW" Crew recaps Week 14 of the NCAA D1-2 Men's Volleyball season. Highlighting the discussion are conference tournaments-- some already in their Semfinals or Finals, like the EIVA and MIVA accordingly, while other have just started. Belmont Abbey of the Conference Carolinas-- who received their first-ever NCAA Tou…
 
In this episode, hosts Clarence Hughes and Stephen Munson celebrate the NCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball Tournament with this college volleyball special. Hear from Dana Rettke (4:18 – 16:53), middle for University of Wisconsin-Madison, Alisha Glass Childress (24:29 – 48:14) Olympic medalist and former setter with the U.S. Women's National Team an…
 
Dennis Discusses: - How he made a living after his volleyball career concluded, running beach volleyball clinics, and selling his amazing art work while living out of his van, how grateful he is for his amazing wife Barbara, and some of his dearest friends: Digger Graybill, and the late George Stepanof and his wife Arlene. Support the show (https:/…
 
The College Volleyball Weekly Crew drops in to chat about the top matches of Week 13 with some conferences tournaments commencing, All-Conference honors and Conference Coaches of the Year. They guys also chat about some of the top performers of Week 13 and what we can expect to see in Week 14 with the NCAA Men's D1-2 Volleyball Championships in vie…
 
2 weeks out from Conference Tournaments and teams have been making pushes to make cases to be in Gulf Shores, AL for the NCAA Collegiate Beach Championships! Mads Fitzpatrick of Florida St. and Charlie Ekstrom of Stanford along with Rob Espero recap the action in Week 7, discuss top pairs/performers and pick their matches of the week in Week 8. Int…
 
In this episode, hosts Clarence Hughes and Stephen Munson hit the beach while continuing the 100 Days Out celebration. Hear from Sean Scott (3:16 - 23:22) Director, National Beach Programs and Kelly Claes (30:45 - 1:02:50) of the U.S. Beach National Team about how teams qualify for the Olympic beach tournament, how it feels being in the middle of a…
 
In this episode, hosts Clarence Hughes and Stephen Munson continue celebrating 100 days from the start of the Tokyo Olympic Games by talking to Tori Dixon (2:38 - 13:24) of the U.S. Women’s National Team and Olympic medalist Erik Shoji (20:15 - 36:44) of the Men’s National Team. Hear from Tori as she discusses efforts to fight back from injury mult…
 
Welcome to the very first episode of The USA Volleyball Show, the official podcast of USA Volleyball. Hosts Clarence Hughes and Stephen Munson celebrate 100 days from the start of the Tokyo Olympic Games by talking to two-time Olympic medalist Jordan Larson (7:58 - 26:24) of the U.S. Women’s National Team, two-time Olympic medalist April Ross (41:0…
 
In this Special Episode of the Viral Volley Podcast, former Pepperdine Beach standout and current Wisconsin Badger, Deahna Kraft jumps onto the show with Rob. Together they talk about Deahna's Beach career at Pepperdine, why she chose to play beach instead of indoor (being a talented MH/Opp), going back to indoor with a top-5 program in Wisconsin, …
 
Tom Discusses: - Some great stories after his volleyball career working as a bar tender here in downtown, Milwaukee Wisconsin at The Rock Bottom, and Miller Time Pub including , including meeting SO many of his former teammates, peers, and volleyball people he met over the years!, his transition into Coaching as an Assistant Coach at Ottawa Univers…
 
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