Thursday, May 25, 2006

Phil Dalhausser Bio on

Had played only four events with players other than Nick Lucena before the 2006 season. They were the lowest seeded team (16th) to defeat the top-ranked team of 2004, Karch Kiraly and Mike Lambert, when they beat them in Hermosa Beach. Played in five qualifiers in 2003, but their seventh-place finish to start the 2004 season enabled them to make the main draw ever since.

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Todd Rogers Bio on

Began his career teamed with Dax Holdren, winning eight titles in seven seasons. In 2000 in Mexico, won his first Gold Medal on the FIVB Tour with Holdren as the 32nd seed. Named AVP Rookie of the Year in 1997. Attended University of California Santa Barbara where he earned All-American volleyball honors (1995-96). Holds the school record for career digs (783) and is second on the season-best list with 246. Ranks second all-time in assists (4,831), ninth in total blocks (270) and eighth in block assists (222).

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Rogers and Dalhausser Win Santa Barbara Open

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 22, 2006 - Local Santa Barbara residents Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser swept the men's final of the AVP Bud Light Santa Barbara Open Sunday, defeating Jeff Nygaard and John Hyden, 21-19, 21-15. The win is the second consecutive victory for Rogers and Dalhausser on the 2006 AVP Crocs Tour.

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