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Olympic beach volleyball star McPeak to retire after AVP season

Updated: March 11, 2008, 8:08 PM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Holly McPeak's records have been surpassed, and she's going to miss the Olympics for the first time since beach volleyball joined the games in 1996.

It was time, after 18 seasons on the AVP tour, to call it quits.

"It's nice to know that this is it," McPeak said Tuesday in announcing that the 2008 season would be her last. "When you know this is your last opportunity, every tournament is more focused."

McPeak made the announcement on Tuesday at media day for the ...

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