There are some notable absences, but included on the list is Malwina Smarzek: the leading scorer of the 2018 Nations League tournament
The Polish squad will try to build on their 2017 Grand Prix promotion to Group A performance
Russia is in the driver’s seat for Pool E after topping Poland via sweep on Wednesday.
The Dominican Republic dominated Peru in a quick three-set affair to remain atop Pool B, while Poland edged China in five sets despite being outscored by four points in the match.
An efficient offensive attack gave China a sweep of Peru to kick off the U20 Championships, while the Dominican Republic benefitted from Poland’s miscues in a five-set win.
Michigan sophomore MacKenzi Welsh has been selected as captain of Team USA’s squad at the U20 World Championships.
Both teams went undefeated to book trips to Mexico for the championships alongside Italy and Serbia, who were already qualified due to FIVB ranking.