Volleyball champ

July 1997
Jet;07/21/97, Vol. 92 Issue 9, p48
Reports that Dain Blanton and Canyon Ceman won the 1997 Miller Lite/Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) Hermosa Beach Grand Slam in California. Blanton as the first and only black on the AVP.


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