2016 Summer Olympics

How to be Queen of the Beach

How to be Queen of the Beach

Bishop’s School student Haley Gibson has found in beach volleyball her passion, her dream, and her way into college. The 16-year-old, who will be a junior next year, has committed to play in the Tulane University (New Orleans) sand program when she moves on to higher education.

Gibson said she started playing beach volleyball at age 12 with her parents. She used to play for a local indoor volleyball team, but switched to the sand version. “I like beach (volleyball) better because there’s only two people in the court and you can’t get subbed out, and it’s really on you. You have to know how to pass, to set, to hit. It’s not I’m an outside hitter and I only know how to hit,” she said....

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