The Women’s World Cup and Softball International Cup were won by USA on Sunday, an achievement – alongside the VNL success – which was lauded across America.
USA captain Jordan Larson admitted it is an “awesome” feeling to lead her side to a second FIVB Volleyball Nations League title in as many years.
FIVB Volleyball Nations League MVP Annie Drews vowed to “continue learning” after her 33-point haul helped USA come back from behind to win their second title.
After seven weeks in 21 cities and close to 400,000 spectators at 130 games, it was Team USA who were crowned FIVB Volleyball Nations League champions.
USA head Karch Kiraly says the “huge contributions” from everybody involved helped his team fight back from 2-0 down to defeat “one of the great teams”.
A phenomenal USA comeback sealed back-to-back FIVB Volleyball Nations League titles after they defeated Brazil 3-2 in a match for the ages.
Team USA will play Brazil in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League Final after they defeated hosts China 3-1.
Thompson broke the 30-point barrier in USA’s victory over Brazil – the first American to do so this season in the tournament – and was surprised to reach total.
It was quite the showing from Team USA as they defeated Brazil 3-1 in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League and booked their spot in to the semi-finals.
Brazil captain Natalia Pereira admitted USA’s defence and speed in attack proved too difficult to handle as they fell to a 3-1 defeat in the VNL.
Jordan Larson was full of praise for young team-mate and namesake Jordan Thompson as she put on a sensational 33-point display to help USA beat Brazil.
Jordan Thompson starred for Team USA as they defeated Brazil 3-1 to book their place in the FIVB Volleyball Nations League semi-finals in Nanjing, China.
Poulter is aiming to cash in a share of the $1million cheque awarded to the FIVB VNL champions and is joined by fellow Illinoisan, Michelle Bartsch-Hackley.
It was an ideal start to Finals Week for USA as they registered a 3-1 success over Poland in Nanjing, China. But what did we learn from their victory?
USA’s Andrea Drews believes the atmosphere inside the Nangjing Olympic Sports Center helped spur Team USA to a 3-1 victory in their opening Finals Week.
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