Serbia swept Brazil to move to the top of the Pool A1 standings behind 11 aces to Brazil’s one.
Carol had 8 kills and 5 blocks for Brazil. The team expressed disappointment with their performance in spite of a sweep.
Brazil returns only 2 Olympians for the opening weekend of Grand Prix play.
The Montreux Masters was a six-day, action-packed competition in Switzerland, with some of the best female indoor players in the world. Brazil was able to take the crown this year over Germany, but the German side saw the best scorer in the competition.
In the more hyped of the two semi-finals, Brazil knocked off defending Olympic champions China 3-1 to advance to the finals in Montreux.
2017 MONTREUX VOLLEY MASTERS June 6-11 Montreux, Switzerland Event Site Schedule The second day of the 2017 Montreux Volley Masters…
The Russian Super League champions will meet the runner-up from the Brazilian Super League at 8:40 ET Saturday.
With the wins, Valero takes the top spot in Pool B, while Eczacibasi snagged the second semifinal position.
Will two-time defending champion Eczacibasi be in or out and who will take the No. 2 spot in Pool A? All will be decided Thursday night/Friday morning.
The Swiss side, Volero Zurich, has cruised to two wins at the event, earning a berth in the semifinals with one pool play match to go.