Former Long Beach great DeFalco makes U.S. roster for FIVB World Cup

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Former All-American outside attacker TJ DeFalco is back on the U.S. active roster.

DeFalco after being sidelined for the last two major international tournaments was named to the 16-player roster for the FIVB World Cup that the USA Volleyball announced on Friday. Continue reading “Former Long Beach great DeFalco makes U.S. roster for FIVB World Cup”

Ma’a dominant in U.S. sweep of Cuba at NORCECA Championship

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Coach John Hawks wasn’t holding back in his praise of setter Micah Ma’a following the U.S. victory of Cuba at the NORCECA Continental Championship.

Hawks, who also spent the last four years coaching Ma’a at UCLA, called it the greatest performance he’s witnessed from the three-time All-American. Continue reading “Ma’a dominant in U.S. sweep of Cuba at NORCECA Championship”