Once again, Italy comes out at the top in the Girls’ U18 Worlds. Team USA underchieves, and finishes in the 8th position.
Italy will be looking to repeat as world champions against the tournament’s biggest surprise, the Dominican Republic squad. Meanwhile, Team USA will play for the 7th place against hosts Argentina.
Texas bound Logan Eggleston propels Team USA against Slovenia. Now, they will have to go through Italy in order to make it to the semifinals of the tournament.
Future Nebraska player, Madison Kubik helped Team USA come back from 0-2 deficit and beat continental rivals Mexico
Team USA overcomes a horrendous eight point set to beat Brazil and secure their first win of the tournament.
The Russian team, which has Ekaterina Gamova in its coaching staff, prevailed over the USA in an action packed second day of play.
Brazil won the battle at the net and capitalized on Serbian miscues to stay atop Pool C with a four-set victory. Meanwhile, the United States evened its record at 1-1 on the tournament with a sweep of Cuba