David Wieczorek and the United States finished with a win over Chile to place 5th at the 2018 Pan Am Cup.
In the seventh to 10th place Pan Am Cup classification matches, Chile and the United States won to set up Saturday’s contests, while Guatemala nailed down the 11th place position in the standings with their its win of the tournament.
Brazil has jumped out to a perfect 2-0 record at the Pan Am Cup, earning a maximum of 10 points after the second day.
James Shaw and the United States opened the 2018 Pan Am Cup with a sweep over Peru.
As the United States looks to earn its sixth Pan Am Cup title, the team will look to 14 players from 10 universities to get the job done, including three from national runnerup UCLA.
Team USA will head to the WCH after finishing third in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League earlier this year.
An improved Argentina block, led by 3 from Agustin Loser (blue jersey), offset the improved American reception on Thursday.
James Shaw has decided not to play professional volleyball in order to finish his education. Shaw published a blog titled “Plans” in which he explains his decision.
Jonah Seif will be on his way to Perugia in Italy. He will be taking the role of backing up Luciano DeCecco from James Shaw.
The competition is set to debut on May 25