Slovenia swept Thailand, while Bulgaria pulled off the tournament’s biggest upset, so far. beating defending champions Brazil 4-0
Teams are still adjusting to FIVB’s new rules. Bulgaria’s Gergana Dimitrova took advantage of them, as she helped her team come back from being down 3-0 to beat Cuba 4-3
Brazil, Slovenia, Bulgaria, and China all play very effectively and remain unbeaten after the second day of play in Ljublijana
Team USA youth teams have only won medals in FIVB youth tournaments twice out of 74 tries. But why shouldn’t fans be worried with these very poor performances?
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Once again, Italy comes out at the top in the Girls’ U18 Worlds. Team USA underchieves, and finishes in the 8th position.
Italy will be looking to repeat as world champions against the tournament’s biggest surprise, the Dominican Republic squad. Meanwhile, Team USA will play for the 7th place against hosts Argentina.
Team USA falls to Italy in the quarterfinals with historic low performance.
Team USA will face off against Slovenia in the Round of 16. Full recaps and stats from end of group play.
Future Nebraska player, Madison Kubik helped Team USA come back from 0-2 deficit and beat continental rivals Mexico