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Oct. 1-15, 2019

Japan

International Events, National Team Events

News

Sept. 27: U.S. Men Hope to Defend World Cup Title

Oct. 1: U.S. Rally Runs Out of Steam Against Argentina

Oct. 2: U.S. Men Go Back to Basics in World Cup Win

Oct. 3: U.S. Gets Clutch World Cup Win Over Poland

Oct. 4: U.S. Men Improve to 3-1 With Sweep of Japan

Oct. 5: U.S. Finishes in Fukuoka with Sweep

Oct. 9: U.S. Beats Iran; Sets up Showdown with Brazil

Oct. 10: U.S. Men Don't Have Answers for Brazil

Oct. 11: U.S. Men Fight Off Scare from Canada

Oct. 13: U.S. Sweeps Australia for Seventh World Cup Win

Oct. 14: U.S. Men Race Past Russia at World Cup

Oct. 15: A Bronze Tale: U.S. Men Reach World Cup Podium

Results

Sept. 30: Argentina def. USA, 3-2 (25-21. 25-20, 19-25, 21-25, 15-12)

Oct. 1: USA def. Italy, 3-1 (19-25, 25-19, 25-14, 25-19

Oct. 3: USA def. Poland, 3-1 (25-19, 25-20, 24-26, 27-25)

Oct. 5: USA def. Japan, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-20)

Oct. 5: USA def. Tunisia, 3-0 (25-10, 25-18, 25-17)

Oct. 9: USA def. Iran, 3-1 (25-18. 22-25, 25-18, 25-12)

Oct. 10: Brazil def. USA 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-17)

Oct. 11 USA def. Canada, 3-2 (21-25, 25-11, 20-25, 25-19, 15-13

Oct. 12: USA def. Australia, 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-16)

Oct. 13: USA def. Russia, 3-0 (25-23, 25-11, 25-16)

Oct. 14: USA def. Egypt, 3-1 (22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-13)

Final Standings

1. Brazil, 32

3. Poland, 28

3. USA, 27

4. Japan, 22

5. Argentina, 19

6. Russia, 15

7. Italy, 14

8. Iran, 12

9. Canada, 12

10. Egypt, 8

11. Australia, 5

12. Australia, 4

Roster

No. Name (Pos, Height, Hometown, College)

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

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

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

Mitch Stahl (MB, 6-8, Chambersburg, Pa., UCLA)

T.J. DeFalco (OH, 6-5, Huntington Beach, Calif., Long Beach State)

Michael Saeta (SS, 6-5, South Pasadena, Calif., UC Irvine)

10 James Shaw (Opp, 6-8, Woodside, Calif., Stanford)

11 C  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)

14  Micah Ma'a (S, 6-3, Kaneohe, Hawaii, UCLA)

16  Josh Tuaniga (S, 6-3, Long Beach, Calif., Long Beach State)

17  Thomas Jaeschke (OH, 6-6, Wheaton, Ill., Loyola)

18  Garrett Muagututia (OH, 6-5, Oceanside, Calif., UCLA)

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

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

Head Coach: John Speraw

Assistant Coaches: Rob Neilson and Brian Thornton

Consultant Coach: Mike Wall

Technical Coordinator: Nate Ngo

Athletic Trainer: Aaron Brock

Doctor: Andrew Gregory

Sports Psychologist: Bernard Whitney Trainer: Tim Pelot