Both the United States and Brazil fought back from 0-2 deficits to take down their opponents on the final day of Pool C at the U20 World Championships.
Group 1 has concluded their week one play, with Serbia and the Netherlands coming in at #1 and #2, respectively.
Germany, South Korea and Puerto Rico finished week two with an undefeated record in Group 2 of the FIVB World Grand Prix.
pan kept the top spot in Pool D, outlasting Turkey in a nailbiter, while Italy made quick work of Argentina by showing off its offensive prowess.
Serbia came out on top of Thailand in four sets, as combined with Japan’s five-set win over Brazil won Pool D1.
31 points from Paola Ogechi Egonu of Italy handed Team USA their first loss of the tournament.
Brazil won the battle at the net and capitalized on Serbian miscues to stay atop Pool C with a four-set victory. Meanwhile, the United States evened its record at 1-1 on the tournament with a sweep of Cuba
Brazil and Japan match-up as both rank in the top seven of the overall Group 1 standings.
The defending champions from the Dominican Republic will feature three players from that 2015 championship squad.
Thailand score their first win of the 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix with a three-set stunner over Brazil.