USA loses to Japan, can finish no higher than 13th at World Games

The nightmare at the World University Games for the United States just got a little bit worse. After failing to qualify for the quarterfinals, the United States lost its consolation bracket opener to Japan 25-20, More »

Trojan duo bounced from World Games beach volleyball tournament

Two USC players’ run at the World University Games beach volleyball tournament ended two matches short of a medal. The United States team of Trojans outside attacker Tony Ciarelli and setter Jeff Carlson lost two More »

Thailand knocks USA out of medal contention at World Games

The United States hopes of winning the World University Games men’s volleyball gold medal have ended in the preliminary round. The United States lost to Thailand 25-15, 23-25, 25-19, 25-23 on Wednesday in Shenzhen, China More »

USA sweeps UAE, stays alive for berth to World Games quarterfinals

It did not take long for the United States to regain any confidence it lost and remain alive for the gold medal at the World University Games. One day after losing its first match of More »

USA loses in 5 games to Czech Republic, drops to 3rd place in World Games pool

The United States path to the gold medal at the World University Games just became a little more challenging. Entering the match tied for first place in its pool, the United States lost to the More »

Former Gaucho Menzel leads USA in sweep vs. Mexico in World Games opener

Former UC Santa Barbara outside attacker Jeff Menzel in his World University Games debut picked up right where he left off from the NCAA postseason. Menzel had a match-high 15 kills as the United States More »

USA Volleyball reveals roster for 2011 World University Games

Five current college men’s volleyball players and seven recent graduates will represent the United States at the World University Games. USA Volleyball announced Monday its 12-player roster and six alternates for the 2011 World University More »