Misty May-Treanor Welcomes Daughter Malia Barbara

The former Olympic beach volleyball player welcomed her first child, daughter Malia, on Tuesday, June 3, she announced on Facebook.

Misty May-Treanor Expecting First Child

“Matt and I are overjoyed and excited about the journey before us,” the Olympian says. “We have been wanting to start our family and we feel blessed to finally have this little miracle happen”

Kerri Walsh Jennings Partnering with April Ross

Olympic volleyball sensation Kerri Walsh Jennings has a new partner – and, no, she didn’t ditch her husband.

The three-time gold medalist who dominated the sport with teammate Misty May-Treanor since 2001, has announced that she’s teaming up with 31-year-old April Ross.

Olympics 2012: What Was Your Favorite Gold Medal Moment?

All that glitters has turned to gold for Team USA – 39 times (and counting!) to be exact.

But as the Summer Olympics comes to a close, here’s a recap of the moments that were just as sweet as the victories.

Misty May-Treanor: Three-Peat Gold Is 'Bittersweet'

History was made Wednesday when Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings won their third consecutive Olympic gold in the women’s beach volleyball finals.

“Winning the first gold medal, we were young, sweet, we did it. Winning back-to-back medals is very difficult. To go for a three-peat – I don’t know if you could write the script the way it turned out. But we believed,” May-Treanor told PEOPLE Wednesday.

Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh Jennings Make It Three for Three

Two-time Olympic gold medalists Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings took on fellow Team USA mates Jen Kessy and April Ross in Wednesday afternoon’s All-American beach volleyball match in London – the first time since the 1996 debut of the sport in the Olympics that two teams from the same country have competed for a gold medal.

PEOPLE Recommends: The Top Athletes on Facebook

Worried you might go into Olympics withdrawal now that the Games are reaching their final stretch?

Keep the Olympic flame burning long after the Closing Ceremonies Sunday, courtesy of a select group of athletes who’ve obsessively Facebooked about the Games and are fun to read. Here are the top athletes to follow on Facebook – and don’t forget to like People.com for all your celeb news.

Misty May-Treanor, Kerri Walsh Jennings Prepare for Third Gold

It will be an all-American showdown Wednesday when Team USA takes on Team USA in the women’s beach volleyball final.

Two-time gold medalists Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings will play Jen Kessy and April Ross for the gold medal. It’s the first time since 1996 – when beach volleyball made its Olympic debut – that two teams from the same country have competed for the gold.