Matt Anderson led the USA to bronze with 29 points against Serbia.
Bartosz Kurek led the match for Poland with 15 points in their sweep against Serbia.
Aleksandar Atanasijevic powered his way to 16 kills in Serbia’s commanding sweep over Italy in the World Championships Final Round.
Serbia, France, and Argentina will try to dethrone defending champions Poland
The Americans secured the Pool C title with its fifth-straight win on Tuesday, topping Tunisia via sweep. Serbia meanwhile edged out Russia in five sets to claim the second spot in the group.
Taylor Averill led the match with 4 aces in a 3-0 win over Cameroon. Serbia defeated Australia to remain within striking distance of the top of Pool C.
The United States top Russia in a match-up of teams ranked in the top 4 of the world. Serbia beat Tunisia to stay in second place of Pool C.
Pool C got started with a trio of matches in Bari, Italy, on Wednesday. Cameroon and Russia walked away with sweeps, while the United States survived a five-set battle with Serbia.
One of the favorites to win the titles, the squad’s biggest strenght lies at the opposite and middle positions
The United States swept Poland as they join Brazil in clinching bids to the semifinals of the VNL.