EVP Pro Series World Finals of Beach Volleyball hit Hermosa Beach CA October 13th

2012 EVP Pro Series announces World Finals of Beach Volleyball
Presented by Kings Hawaiian

Long Beach, IN (October 8, 2012) EVP Pro Series Tour, a Professional national beach volleyball attraction announced today that the World Finals of Beach Volleyball will take place on October 13th in Hermosa Beach, California. The top EVP teams from the 2012 season will compete along with teams from Italy. The prize purse is sponsored by King’s Hawaiian Bread. www.kingshwaiian.com

“We are thrilled about the EVP Tour’s partnership with the Pro Series from Italy. Our efforts to join forces for the World Finals are showing signs of prosperity in a growing field of beach volleyball events as a whole.” commented Tour President Ross Balling. “Hermosa Beach California to Athletes is the best place in the country to learn the craft of professional beach volleyball.”
The EVP Tour has been hosting beach volleyball events since 1990 and encourages all athletes and their family members to come out Saturday October 13th in Hermosa Beach for “a great day at the beach”. You and your teammates from 12U through adults may register for the many divisions that are offered during this weekend at www.evptour.com or call 773-387-1198.
Schedule of events
Saturday, October 13th 9am- 5pm
8:00 am Chicago vs Los Angeles (All Pro matches begin)
8:45 am Jr. and Adult Amateur Teams check-in
10:00 am Coed 4 on 4 check-in
11:00 am Volleyball Clinic with Mark and Carrie
12:10 pm Men’s Pro Match & VIP Tent Opens
1:00 pm EVP “ Bump to the Buckets Contest”
1:10 pm Women’s Pro Match
3:00 pm Men’s Pro Match
4:00 pm Women’s finals
5:00 pm Men’s Finals
8:00 pm Post Party with Awards Ceremony
9:00 pm Event Photos at Post Party!
Women’s EVP World Finals of Beach Volleyball (Double Elimination)
1. Team Sarasota, FL – Megan Wallin/Jen Snyder – EVP Champion
2. Team Atlanta, GA – Chibuzo Zguocha/Larissa Witherspoon – EVP Champions
3. Team Raleigh, NC -Tristy Bitttikofer/Katrina Zawojski – EVP Champion
4. Team Deerfield Beach, FL – Heather Larkin/Marcela Gamarra
5. Team Hermosa Beach, CA – Aurora /Sara Day – EVP Champions
6. Team Phoenix, AZ -Crystal Meadows/Kelsey Anderson
7. Team Phoenix AZ – Stacie Jones/Shannon Claassen
8. Team Hermosa Beach, CA- Traci Morin/Juliana Evans

Men’s World Finals of Beach Volleyball (Double Elimination)
1. Team Chicago – Will Robbins/Nils Dauber -Team Chicago – EVP Champions
2. Team Milan, Ita -Massimiliano GIOVARI – Carvaial LAZARO– Pro Series Champions
3. Team Russia – Andrei Belov /Travis Schoonover– EVP Champion
4. Team Hermosa Beach -Mark Paaluhi/Kurt Toppel – Wild Card
5. Team Phoenix – Brian Post/Richie Thomas
6. Team Phoenix – Shawn Coates/Nathan Coonce
7. Team Hermosa Beach – Jack Quinn/Matt Prosser – EVP Champion
8. Team Miami Beach – Osvaldo Perez/Boris Blec

About The EVP Tour
The EVP Tour has established a national pro-am volleyball attraction in ten key markets across the country from May through September. EVP has a national clearance with Beach Sports Network and will produce six, 30-minute TV shows, reaching over 60 million viewers in 40 states per airing. The Tour reaches and supports local and regional athletes, while EVP Network Members assist the tour’s grassroots efforts by establishing young adult relationships that drive participation in tour events. For more information, please contact Ross Balling of the EVP Tour at rossballing@evptour.com. Please visit www.evptour.com.

About King’s Hawaiian
Founded more than 60 years ago in Hilo, Hawaii, by Robert R. Taira, King’s Hawaiian is a family-owned business that for three generations has been dedicated to making irresistible, original recipe Hawaiian foods with Aloha Spirit. Kings Hawaiian makes the #1 branded dinner roll in the United States, and operates more than 270,000 square feet of baking facilities in Torrance, California and Oakwood, Georgia. For more information, visit the company’s website at kingshawaiian.com, “Like” King’s Hawaiian on Facebook and follow King’s Hawaiian on Twitter.