The United States gave away 44 points on errors in a five-set loss to France on Friday, but clinched its spot in the Final Six regardless of the defeat.
Team USA middle blocker Dan McDonnell (UC Irvine ’12) has transferred from Poland’s Trefl Gdansk to Tourcoing in French Pro A.
Ben Patch leads the USA in scoring through 3 weeks of play at the Volleyball Nations League.
The United States have seemingly righted the ship and will take a two-match win streak into its three-match homestand in Hoffman Estates, Illinois next week, thanks to a four-set win over NORCECA foes Canada in Ottawa on Sunday.
It wasn’t perfect, with 29 miscues plaguing the team, but the United States bested Australia in every way in a four-set win to bounce back after two devastating losses.
The fruits of USA Volleyball’s new partnership with adidas were on full display Thursday as the brand’s Stars Rep Stripes campaign launched and the brand announced the signing of 16 athletes to endorsement deals.
What will the new season hold for the Chaumont 52 side after winning the French Ligue A championship in 2016-2017.
The return of Olympians Matt Anderson, Alex Holt, and Aaron Russel were not enough for Team USA to fend off Brazil in the first game of the USA Volleyball Cup.
The U.S. Men’s National Team preliminary roster for the FIVB World League has been announced, with new and familiar faces gracing the team.