Nicholas Hoag and Bartosz Kurek led Szczecin to their first win in the Polish PlusLiga.
Lukas Kampa orchestrated a 3-0 sweep for Jastrzębski Węgiel over Cerrad Czarni Radom on Friday.
Jastrzębski Węgiel dropped out of the CEV Champions League in the worst way
Multiple upsets took place in the first leg of the round of 12 in the male champions league, including 3 matches that went to 5 sets.
The German national team is currently te 8th best ranked team in Europe and 10th in FIVB international rankings.
Germany earns a spot in the gold medal match of the European Championships for the first time in their history.
Germany has announced their roster for the 2017 CEV European Championship, which includes 32-year-old Georg Grozer (left) and 18-year-old Linus Weber (right).