Penn State’s Wildman spearheads U.S. comeback win against Peru in Pan Am Cup

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Penn State outside attacker Brett Wildman came off the bench and helped lead the United States to a comeback victory at the U21 Pan American Cup.

Wildman was inserted into the starting lineup for the third game and finished the match with a team-high 11 kills as the United States rallied to beat the host nation Peru 20-25, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 15-11 on Friday in the fifth-place semifinals. Continue reading “Penn State’s Wildman spearheads U.S. comeback win against Peru in Pan Am Cup”

Off the Block announces 2019 All-Puerto Rican Team

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Nine Puerto Rican players have been selected for an annual college men’s volleyball national accolade.

Off the Block announced Thursday that players from Barton, BYU, George Mason, Limestone, NJIT, Purdue Fort Wayne and Springfield were selected to the 2019 Off the Block All-Puerto Rican Team. Continue reading “Off the Block announces 2019 All-Puerto Rican Team”

Penn State’s Wildman big night not enough for U.S. to thwart Chilean comeback

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Even having one of the top offensive performances during the tournament could not avert the United States from suffering a comeback loss.

Penn State outside attacker Brett Wildman led all players with both a tournament-high 20 kills and four aces as the United States lost to Chile 24-26, 17-25, 25-21, 26-24, 15-10 in the U21 Pan American Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday. Continue reading “Penn State’s Wildman big night not enough for U.S. to thwart Chilean comeback”

U21 Pan American Cup quarterfinal matches to follow today

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The United States will continue its attempt to qualify for the FIVB U21 World Championship as it plays Colombia in the U21 Pan American Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday.

Check out all the quarterfinal matches to follow from this World Championship qualifier tournament and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “U21 Pan American Cup quarterfinal matches to follow today”