Megan Kaplon

Megan’s Contributions


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 score second-consecutive AVP win


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


07/17/15  •  Beach

Qualifier Teams Prepare to Take on Stars in Early Rounds of AVP NYC

Eight teams advance to main draw


07/15/15  •  Beach

Get to Know the AVP NYC Qualifier Teams

Tour regulars battle locals and first-time AVP players in New York City


07/14/15  •  Team USA

Meet Your Pam Am Games Teams

Indoor and beach teams competing for Team USA in Toronto


07/06/15  •  Team USA

US Men Win World League Pool

Finishing 9-3 in pool, Team USA moves on to final round


07/06/15  •  Team USA

Women’s National Team 3-0 in World Grand Prix

Team USA defeats Italy, Turkey, and Belgium


07/06/15  •  Beach

Brazil Claims All But One Medal at FIVB Beach Volleyball World Champs

Dutch team takes men's silver medal, prevents Brazil from a double podium sweep



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.