“After the first set, [we] went back and talked about mostly our passing, setting and not siding out. We were kind of anxious coming in, being tentative. We decided, ‘Know what? Go after it, hit the ball,’ and it worked out well for us.” -- on winning bronze at the FIVB Itapema 4-star in Brazil this month with partner Terese Cannon:
Ogbogu is playing for Vakifbank in Turkey this season, along with U.S. teammate Michelle Bartsch-Hackley. Earlier this month, she scored 13 points on seven kills, four blocks and two aces in a win over Mert Grup Sigorta.
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