10 Americans Suit Up For First Round Of Italian Lega Volley – Defending Champs Conegliano Starts Out Strong
The world’s premier female volleyball domestic tournament started with a bang in Italy
With the FIVB World Championships just over a month away, U.S. Women’s National team head coach Karch Kiraly announced a preliminary 22-woman roster on Thursday.
Fans didn’t see much of Courtney for the last few months, as she was rehabbing from an ACL tear, the third major knee injury of her young career. However, her first words as a Bergamo player are those of a very excited and motivated athlete
Paige Tapp (above) and Mallory McCage formed the best blocking tandem in the German Bundesliga last season.
On Monday, Team USA released its initial 25-woman roster for the Pan American Cup, including three setters, four liberos, five opposites, six outside hitters and seven middle blockers.
While the rising young middle Hannah Tapp (above) has left, Firenze has brought in an army of reinforcements, including Germany’s top player Louisa Lippmann.
Bechis will replace injured setter Athina Papafotiou
The Dutch superstar will continue her career in Italy
Roslandy Acosta Alvarado attacks a ball against Liu Jo Nordmeccanica Modena.