Canada earned its spot in the Pan Am Cup semifinals with a four-set win over the Dominican Republic, while Puerto Rico grabbed the last spot in the final four.
Cuba edged the USA in five sets to go 3-0 in Pool A and claim a free pass into the Pan Am Cup semifinals on Saturday, while the Dominican Republic grabbed the second place spot in the group with a four-set victory over Mexico.
Jeff Jendryk (#4) will compete for Team USA at the Pan Am Cup.
Frenchmen Nicolas Szerszen and Maxime Hervoir carried the Buckeyes to their second straight NCAA Championship in a sweep of BYU on Saturday night.
In a rematch of the 2016 title game, No. 1 seed and defending champion Ohio State faces No. 3 seed BYU at 7 p.m. ET Saturday.
BYU moves on to the NCAA Championship match with a three-set sweep over MPSF rivals Long Beach State.
In the first match of the 2017 NCAA Men’s Volleyball Tournament, #3 seeded BYU took down #6 seed Barton in three sets.
Brigham Young won an impactful MPSF match against visiting Hawaii Friday night, sweeping the Rainbow Warriors 3-0 to extend a 12-match win streak and remain tied atop the conference standings.
The #3 BYU men’s volleyball team takes down #8 Stanford in a three set sweep, without First Team All-American Ben Patch. Patch hasn’t stepped foot on the court since February 4th with an injury.