Team Jacksonville Beach here as Ellie Davis hits with her teammate Alexa Napoleon, off camera, against team Sarasota, Demi-Shay Watchorn and Mallory Waggoner, off camera, who won the match during Dig the Beach volleyball tournament on Siesta Key Beach in July of 2012. Herald-Tribune Staff Photo by Thomas Bender.
Hundreds of teams are expected to compete again on Siesta Beach as part of the popular Dig the Beach volleyball series, with top professional players battling for thousands of dollars in prize purses. While it costs $70-$100 to participate, the events are free and open to the public.
Back in 2011, Ticket would feature the glory and splendor of local amateur (or semi-professional) video production. This one documents that year's May edition of Dig the Beach tournament, featuring seemingly more still photography than video (which you'll realize is a good once you get to the interviews).
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