Five-peat at Hermosa Beach Open

Reigning Olympic beach volleyball gold medalists Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers make history in Hermosa Beach.

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Phil Dalhausser goes up to block a shot from John Mayer during the final of the Men's AVP Hermosa Beach Open at the Hermosa Beach Pier on July 18, 2010 in Hermosa Beach, California.
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Reigning Olympic beach volleyball gold medalists Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers made history in Hermosa Beach.
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The champions are the first team -- men's or women's -- to win the event in five consecutive years.
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On the women's side, April Ross and Jen Kessy left as champions, marking their fourth straight AVP Tour victory.
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Here are some of the top action shots from the weekend volleyball tourney.
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Nick Lucena hits the ball past Brad Keenan during the AVP Hermosa Beach Open.
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April Ross dives for a ball during a match.
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Ross passes the ball.
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Jen Kessy celebrates after winning a point.
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Tyra Harper Turner and partner Angie Akers celebrate their win over Nicole Branagh and Misty May-Treanor.
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Dalhausser goes up to block a shot from John Mayer during the final match.
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Dalhausser hits the ball past Matt Prosser during the finals.
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Ross (right) blocks a shot from Rachel Wacholder Scott.
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A general view of center court.
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Tyra Harper Turner blocks a shot from Nicole Branagh.
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Todd Rogers makes a pass.
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Matt Fuerbringer tosses the ball up before serving.
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Jen Kessy celebrates after winning the tournament.
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Kessy and Ross celebrate their big win.
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Dalhausser and Rogers enjoy champagne after winning the Open.
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The champs accept their oversized check.
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