Birth Year: 1977
Resides: San Juan Capistrano, Calif.
Olympic History: 2012 Women’s Beach Volleyball (Silver Medal)
View Jennifer Kessy’s match results at BVBInfo.com
DID YOU KNOW
2015 – Emily Day
2007-13 – April Ross, Brooke Sweat, Whitney Pavlik
2006 – Nancy Mason/Rachel Wacholder
2005 – Mason/Holly McPeak
2004 – Barbra Fontana
2003 – Jenny Pavley
2002 – Heather Lowe/Cary Wendell
2001 – Jennifer Simpson/Angie Maredith/Heather Lowe/Angela Kammer
THE BIG BLURB
"She knows what it takes to get there [to the Olympics]," Emily Day said, "and I'm looking forward to learning from her and using what I know already, combining with her knowledge to take it to the next level."
"I realized I still have some of that fire left. I saw an opening for that second spot and I really want it."
FIVB - A mum who sides out
ESPN - Volleyball player Jen Kessy's playlist
FIVB - It's 'Complicated' as Jennifer Kessy works toward the 2016 Games
FIVB - Porec Major Notes
FIVB - "Mama" Kessy Advances in women's Moscow Grand Slam
Globo - After becoming a mother, Jen Kessy back playing after 37 years of eye in 2016
NBC Sports - Jennifer Kessy, Emily Day form new beach volleyball partnership
Kessy Returns to Make Run at Rio
Daily Mail - CoverGirl signs U.S. Olympic stars Jennifer Kessy and Marlen Esparza
Updated June, 2016
Three U.S. Beach Teams Undefeated in The Hague
June 12, 2013
Three U.S. beach volleyball teams are undefeated on the first day of pool play at
the FIVB Transavia The Hague Grand Slam.
U.S. Beach Teams Begin Tourney in The Hague
Kristina Harter June 11, 2013
U.S. beach teams are slated to compete in the Transavia The Hague Grand Slam in The Hague, the Netherlands.
Gibb, Patterson Take Second Silver for U.S.
June 02, 2013
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson fall to Brazil's Alison Cerutti and Emanuel Rego in three sets
Ross, Kessy Secure Silver at World Cup Final
June 01, 2013
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson advance to men's final
USA Beach Teams Advance in World Cup Final
Kristina Harter May 31, 2013
The U.S. women’s beach volleyball team of April Ross and Jennifer Kessy advanced to the finals, while the U.S. men's beach volleyball of Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson advance to the semifinals at the FIVB World Cup Final.
USA Battles to Semis of Beach World Cup Final
Kristina Harter May 30, 2013
The U.S. women's beach volleyball team of April Ross and Jennifer Kessy advance to the FIVB World Cup Semifinals in Campinas, Brazil.
Beach Teams Open Play at World Cup Final
Kristina Harter May 29, 2013
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson and April Ross and Jennifer Kessy went undefeated on Wednesday.
Gibb, Patterson Advance to Semifinals
May 25, 2013
Ross, Kessy finish fourth in the women's bracket
Two U.S. Beach Teams Advance in Argentina
May 24, 2013
Kessy/Ross and Gibb/Patterson still alive in Argentina
Ross, Kessy Undefeated in Pool Play
May 23, 2013
Pool play in Argentina to conclude on Friday