France’s serve and attack sliced through Serbia as they join Russia as Pool winners on the day with the semifinals next.
Olympian and former captain, Erika Araki, has resumed working out with the Japanese National Team. While she did not participate in the Volleyball Nations League, she is back preparing for the FIVB World Championships this September – October.
After leading Team USA to gold in the first-ever FIVB Nations League gold medal match, Michelle Bartsch-Hackley was named MVP of the tournament.
Samanta Fabris led Croatia to a 3-1 victory over Greece for their first Mediterranean Women’s Volleyball Gold since 1993.
Italy won their third consecutive Mediterranean Games Men’s Volleyball Gold medal after downing host-Spain in four sets.
Kimberly Hill led the way for the U.S. for the match and in the comeback to overcome Turkey for Gold on the final day of the 2018 VNL.
It’s become clear that the American’s path to gold is the right arm of Michelle Bartsch-Hackley (#14).
Greece hung on for a five-set victory over Egypt to win Bronze with other placement matches occurring at the Mediterranean Games.
Turkey took down France to win Bronze while two other placement matches occurred on the second to last day of the Mediterranean Games.
Turkey upended Brazil to reach the finals where they will face USA, who downed host and top-ranked China in four sets.