Jeff Jendryk scored 10 points in his professional debut for Berlin.
Simon Van De Voorde helped Belgium secure a win over the Dominican Republic and a spot in the next round.
20-year old middle blocker Agustin Loser is quickly becoming a focal point of a veteran Polish team.
An improved Argentina block, led by 3 from Agustin Loser (blue jersey), offset the improved American reception on Thursday.
Julio Velasco led Argentina past the US 3-1 on Wednesday in the first of 3 friendlies.
Jake Arnitz is ready to start his professional adventure
Poland’s 3-0 sweep over Australia clinched the last spot in the Final Six on the final day of the pool play.
Five of the six Argentine starters scored in double digits as the team garnered its third win of VNL play against home-standing Australia. Brazil secure its spot in the VNL Final Six with a four-set win over fellow contender Poland with help from a 19-kill effort by Evandro Guerra.
Ivan Zaytsev scored 17 points for Italy, but it was not enough to help his side past a Canadian team that was slightly better in every way. Facundo Conte scored a match-high 19 points to pace Argentina, but his team but gave away 40 points on errors in a five-set loss to Iran and dropped to 0-4.