Team USA is now 1-1 at the 2017 FIVB Women’s World Grand Champions Cup, with a loss against China on day one and a three-set sweep of Korea on day two.
Rachel Adams, Lauren Gibbemeyer, Jordan Larson, Andrea Drews and Kimberly Hill all gave a balanced effort in USA’s victory over Korea 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 25-16)
Team USA and Korea will look to pick up their first wins at the 2017 FIVB Women’s World Grand Champions Cup after losing their day one matches.
Team USA lost its opening match 3-1 to China, but will now face a much easier opponent in Korea
Team USA wins the first set, but doesn’t have enough fire power to stop Ting Zhu’s chinese squad. Meanwhile, Russia inexplicably rested its starters against rival Brazil, losing the first match of the round robin.
Team USA will take on the defending Olympic champions, China, in their opening match of the 2017 World Grand Champions Cup.
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