1. U.S. Women Enjoy Historic Holiday Weekend

    U.S. Women Enjoy Historic Holiday Weekend

    Jul 9, 2019

    I’m just gonna put it out there: July 7, 2019, was a great day for women’s sports in the United States.
  2. USA's Road To Gold Runs Through Poland & Brazil

    USA's Road To Gold Runs Through Poland & Brazil

    Jun 30, 2019

    For the U.S. women’s national volleyball team, the road to a repeat gold medal at the Volleyball Nations League runs through Poland and Brazil. 
  3. USA Men Head Into Final VNL Test Run In Bulgaria

    USA Men Head Into Final VNL Test Run In Bulgaria

    Jun 27, 2019

    In the final test run before results really start to matter for Team USA, the American squad takes on Bulgaria, Serbia, and Iran this week in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. 
  4. If I Were Karch Kiraly, This Would Be My Final Six Roster

    If I Were Karch Kiraly, This Would Be My Final Six Roster

    Jun 25, 2019

    In the next week or so, USA head coach Karch Kiraly faces the difficult task of determining which 14 players from what is perhaps the world’s deepest pool of talent to bring with him to Nanjing, China, for the Volleyball Nations League Final Round, where the USA will seek to defend its 2018 title.
  5. USA Welcomes Back Key Vets, Wins Pair On Home Soil

    USA Welcomes Back Key Vets, Wins Pair On Home Soil

    Jun 24, 2019

    Playing at home in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, the U.S. men’s national team finished Week 4 of the 2019 Volleyball Nations League with two wins and a loss and celebrated the season debuts of two veteran players. 
  6. USA Punches Ticket To Final Six During Perfect Week

    USA Punches Ticket To Final Six During Perfect Week

    Jun 21, 2019

    In the final week of Volleyball Nations League preliminary play, the U.S. women’s national team collected three victories.
  7. Trio Of College Stars Have Shined For Team USA

    Trio Of College Stars Have Shined For Team USA

    Jun 20, 2019

    When Karch Kiraly announced his 25-player roster for the 2019 Volleyball Nations League, three names—Jordan Thompson, Mary Lake, and Dana Rettke—stood out from the other, more familiar players on the list, for one very notable reason: the trio has not yet completed their college eligibility.
  8. USA Men Roll Through France, Head Home On Four-Game Win Streak

    USA Men Roll Through France, Head Home On Four-Game Win Streak

    Jun 18, 2019

    Just in time to return home and play in front of U.S. fans, the USA men were able to sustain a high level of performance. After managing just two wins in the first six matches, the Americans won all three matches in Week 3’s action in Cannes, France, to head into Hoffman Estates this weekend on a four-match win streak. 
  9. Bolstered By Perfomance vs. China, USA Enters Week 5 On A Mission

    Bolstered By Perfomance vs. China, USA Enters Week 5 On A Mission

    Jun 17, 2019

    Last week, things really seemed to click for Team USA against China. 
  10. 2019 FIVB VNL Preview: Argentina Men's National Team

    2019 FIVB VNL Preview: Argentina Men's National Team

    Jun 14, 2019

    It’s the dawn of a new era for Argentina’s men’s volleyball team. A new coach is at the helm and FIVB VNL 2019 will be the first test. It’s also the world’s first real opportunity to see what Argentina is all about and in which direction the team is going.
  11. After Loss To Turkey, U.S. Rebounds Emphatically In China

    After Loss To Turkey, U.S. Rebounds Emphatically In China

    Jun 14, 2019

    It didn’t start the way they would have liked, but Week 4 of Volleyball Nations League proved to be a solid one for the U.S. women as they scored two valuable wins over Poland and China after being swept by Turkey.
  12. Week 3 Preview: It's About More Than Wins & Losses For USA Men

    Week 3 Preview: It's About More Than Wins & Losses For USA Men

    Jun 12, 2019

    The U.S. Men’s National Team enters Week 3 of the 2019 Volleyball Nations League with a 2-4 record, sitting ninth in the standings. However, with a spot in the Final Six already secured as the host team, USA’s accomplishments can be measured in something other than wins and losses. 
  13. Another Big Week Awaits USA Women

    Another Big Week Awaits USA Women

    Jun 10, 2019

    Another big week of Volleyball Nations League competition awaits the U.S. women’s national team as it travels to Jiangmen, China, to face Turkey, Poland, and China.
  14. Patch Returns, USA Scuffles In Russia

    Patch Returns, USA Scuffles In Russia

    Jun 10, 2019

    The U.S. men’s national team went 1-2 in the second week of pool play at Volleyball Nations League, losing to Italy and Russia and defeating Portugal in Ufa, Russia. With a 2-4 overall record, the USA sits ninth in the tournament standings heading into Week 3. 
  15. Brazil Delivers Message In Victory Over Veteran U.S. Squad

    Brazil Delivers Message In Victory Over Veteran U.S. Squad

    Jun 8, 2019

    “Brazil just beat us,” U.S. women’s national team head coach Karch Kiraly said after Thursday’s Volleyball Nations League match in Lincoln, Nebraska.