Ball State middle Walsh dominant in U.S. sweep of El Salvador

One of the nation’s top blockers in college men’s volleyball delivered on offense to help the United States secure a spot in the quarterfinals at the Pan American Cup.

Ball State middle attacker Matt Walsh had a match-high 11 kills as the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team swept El Salvador 25-15, 25-14, 25-22 in its group play finale on Thursday in Canada. Continue reading

BYU’s Sander leads U.S. to near upset vs. Brazil

A tournament-best performance from BYU outside attacker Brenden Sander was not enough for the United States to overcome Brazil.

Sander had a match-high 12 kills as the United States lost to undefeated Brazil 25-23, 25-18, 13-25, 25-20 in group play at the Pan American Cup on Wednesday in Canada. Continue reading

Initial roster unveiled for U.S. Men’s Junior National Team

More than 20 college men’s volleyball players have been selected to possibly play for the United States at a qualifying tournament for the World Championship.

USA Volleyball earlier this week announced its 21-player training roster for the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team. Continue reading