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.
Price Jarman will start his professional career with Vôlei UM Itapetininga in Brazil.
Long Beach State leads the list as they try to defend their title with plenty of competition just in their league coming.
Check out the full list of award winners this week from the 2018 VolleyMob Men’s All-Americans to the All-Freshman Team.
After ranking second in country in points per set, UCSD’s Tanner Syftestad headlines the list of the VolleyMob Men’s Third-Team All-Americans.
Player of the Year David Wieczorek from Pepperdine is among the 29 MPSF All-Academic honorees. Wieczorek and four other first-team MPSF selections: setter Micah Ma’a (UCLA), outside hitter Jack Wyett (USC), middle blocker Price Jarman (BYU) and setter Leo Durkin (BYU) also garnered All-Academic accolades.
3-seed UCLA knocked off 2-seed and MPSF champion BYU in a hard-fought four sets to advance to the National Championship Saturday night at Pauley Pavilion.