Taylor Sander missed the last 4 weeks of group play while awaiting the birth of his first child. Now a father, he’ll return to Team USA for the Final 6.
With its ticket to France for the Final Six already in hand, the United States decided to rest most of its starting lineup, opting to give a young roster of a players a shot and fell to Russia 3-0 in a close match.
Ben Patch leads the USA in scoring through 3 weeks of play at the Volleyball Nations League.
Matt Anderson joined Team USA in week 2 and scored 42 points while playing at both opposite and outside hitter positions.
Dustin Watten has signed to a new club for the upcoming season.
Relative newcomer Jake Langlois and two-time Olympian Matt Anderson were the dynamic duo for the United States, each turning in double-digit scoring efforts to lift the Americans to a sweep of South Korea on Saturday.
After helping his team to an NCAA Championship earlier this month, Kyle Ensing will travel to Ningbo, China to open the 2018 FIVB Men’s Volleyball Nations League this weekend.
The competition is set to debut on May 25
Dustin Watten bid a classy farewell to Poland, and maybe left a hint about where he’s heading next.
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.