U.S. loses to Cuba to earn silver medal at NORCECA Championship

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The gold medal and undefeated run for the United States came to an end in the championship match.

The United States finished with the silver medal at the NORCECA Continental Championship as it lost to Cuba 25-18, 21-25, 25-20, 25-20 in the gold-medal match on Saturday in Winnipeg, Canada. Continue reading “U.S. loses to Cuba to earn silver medal at NORCECA Championship”

NORCECA Continental Championship medal matches to follow today

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A gold medal and a possible undefeated run at the NORCECA Continental Championship is all within the grasp of the United States.

The United States three days after beating Cuba in its pool-play finale will now play the team again in the gold-medal match of the international tournament.

Check out the NORCECA Continental Championship matches to follow and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “NORCECA Continental Championship medal matches to follow today”

DeFalco, Sander spearhead U.S. in semifinal sweep to reach NORCECA gold medal match

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Outside attackers TJ DeFalco and Brenden Sander left no doubt that the United States would be playing for a gold medal at the NORCECA Continental Championship.

The former BYU and Long Beach State All-Americans had a combined 25 kills as the United States swept Mexico 25-18, 25-16, 25-23 in the tournament semifinals on Friday in Winnipeg, Canada. Continue reading “DeFalco, Sander spearhead U.S. in semifinal sweep to reach NORCECA gold medal match”