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Sept. 9-30, 2018

Italy

International Events, National Team Events

Results

Pool C in Bari, Italy (all times PT)

Sept. 12: USA def. Serbia, 15-25, 25-14, 21-25, 25-20, 15-10

Sept. 13: USA def. Australia, 25-23, 25-20, 22-25, 23-25, 15-10

Sept. 15: USA def. Russia, 25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 25-20

Sept. 16: USA def. Cameroon, 25-18, 25-20, 25-14

Sept. 17: USA def. Tunisia, 25-12, 25-18, 25-13

Round 2: Pool G in Sofia, Bulgaria (all times PT)

Sept. 21: USA def. Canada, 25-17, 25-14, 21-25, 25-17

Sept. 22: USA def. Bulgaria, 25-20, 25-20, 25-18

Sept. 23: USA def. Iran, 25-23, 26-24, 26-24

Round 3: Pool I in Torino, Italy (all times PT)

Sept. 27: USA def Russia, 25-22, 25-23, 25-23

Sept. 28:Brazil def. USA, 25-20, 25-18, 25-19

Semifinal

Sept. 29: Poland def. USA, 25-22, 20-25, 23-25, 25-20, 15-11

Bronze Medal Match

Sept. 30: USA def. Serbia, 23-25, 25-17, 32-30, 25-19 (U.S. finishes third)

News

Bronze Bombshell: U.S. Men Win Bronze at Worlds (9/30)

U.S. Men Fall in Five to Poland (9/29)

U.S. Men Lose First Worlds Match (9/28)

Semis Secured: U.S. Men Sweep Russia (9/27)

U.S. Men To Be Tested in Turin (9/26)

Subs Keep Streak Alive for U.S. Men at Worlds (9/23)

U.S. Men Secure Slot in Final Round at Worlds (9/22)

U.S. Men Improve to 6-0 at Worlds With Win Over Canada (9/21)

Sleepless in Sofia: U.S. Men Gear up For Second Round at Worlds (9/19)

U.S. Men Finish First Round Undefeated (9/18)

U.S. Men Sweep Cameroon at Worlds (9/16)

U.S. Men Beat Russia 3-1 to Lead Pool (9/15)

U.S. Men Quell Aussie Comeback (9/13)

U.S. Men Hold Off Serbia to Open Worlds (9/12)

U.S. Men Ready to Take on Worlds (9/11)

U.S. Men Sending Veteran Group to Worlds (9/4)

U.S. Men Reveal

Preliminary Roster for Worlds (8/22)

Roster

1. Matt Anderson (Opp, 6-9, West Seneca, N.Y., Penn State)

2. Aaron Russell (OH, 6-9, Ellicott City, Md., Penn State)

3C. Taylor Sander (OH, 6-4, Huntington Beach, Calif., BYU)

4. Jeff Jendryk (MB, 6-10, Wheaton, Ill., Loyola of Chicago)

7. Kawika Shoji (S, 6-3, Honolulu, Hawaii, Stanford)

10. Dan McDonnell (MB, 6-6, Phoenix, Ariz., UC Irvine)

11. Micah Christenson (S, 6-6, Honolulu, Southern California)

12. Max Holt (MB, 6-10, Cincinnati, Ohio, Penn State)

13. Ben Patch (Opp, 6-8, Provo, Utah, BYU)

18. Jake Langlois (OH, 6-10, San Jose, Calif., BYU)

19. Taylor Averill (MB, 6-7, San Jose, Calif., Hawaii)

20. David Smith (MB, 6-7, Saugus, Calif., UC Irvine)

21. Dustin Watten (L, 6-0, Long Beach, Calif., Long Beach State)

22. Erik Shoji (L, 6-0, Honolulu, Hawaii, Stanford)

Head Coach: John Speraw

Assistant Coaches: Rob Neilson and Brian Thornton

Team Manager: Nate Ngo

Technical Coordinator: Nate Ngo

Athletic Trainer: Aaron Brock

Team Psychologist: Andrea Becker

Team Doctors: Andrew Gregory and David Dyck

Scout Coach: Jon Parry

Consultant Coach: Mike Wall

Strength Coach: Tim Pelot