There are some notable absences, but included on the list is Malwina Smarzek: the leading scorer of the 2018 Nations League tournament
Smarzek scored a match-high 28 points for Poland, with 23 kills and five blocks to lead her team to a 21-25, 25-14, 19-25, 25-17, 15-12 victory over No. 7 Italy to open Day 2 of Volleyball Nations League action in Lincoln, Nebraska, on Wednesday.
The Polish squad will try to build on their 2017 Grand Prix promotion to Group A performance
Russia and Turkey hold strong, secure birth to FIVB Women’s U20 semi-finals
Russia edged Turkey in four sets in an fairly even match, while Poland blew out Brazil with help from offensive and blocking prowess.
Poland and China registered Pool B victories on Day 3 of the U20 World Championships to move to 2-1 atop the group alongside the Dominican Republic after opening weekend.