The regular season of the Serie A ended with a couple of ties in the standings as teams fought for playoff spots.
The Serie A ranks were shaken up this past week with Imoco Volley Conegliano jumping to the top.
Title favorites dominate play. Meanwhile, Georgia, Hungary, and Belgium are the first squads eliminated.
Europe’s hottest teams continue impressive EuroVolley start
Italy, Serbia and The Netherlands start out very strong, while “coachless” Russia needed five sets to down underdogs Ukraine.
A ‘slight sprain’ to her left ankle kept Lucia Bosetti (above, blue jersey) out of the team’s blowout win against the hosts Georgia.
This is Italy’s 19th time competing at the FIVB World Grand Prix and has not been on the podium since 2010.
The quarterfinals of the Italian Samsung Gear A1 League began play with three five set matches and two road victories…