Team USA 3, Thailand 1
Date of competition: Friday, June 28, 2013
The U.S. Women’s Junior National Volleyball Team beat Thailand, 25-23, 23-25, 25-17, 25-22, on Friday in the 17-20 classification round-robin of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s U20 World Championship being held in Brno, Czech Republic.
Andie Malloy turned in 15 kills on 38 attacks, four blocks and two aces for 21 points in leading Team USA. Merete Lutz added 11 kills on 19 swings and a match-high nine blocks for 20 points. Jordan Burgess contributed 12 points with 10 kills on 35 attacks, one block and one ace. Sarah Burrington came off the bench to score nine kills on 14 swings and two blocks in the final two sets. Kelsey Humphreys pocketed two kills, an ace and a block for four points. Chanell Clark-Bibbs tacked on three kills and a block for four points. Kierra Holst charted two blocks and an ace for three points and Canace Finley rounded out the scoring with a kill and block for two points.
Caitlin Nolan was credited with a team-high 13 digs along with 11 excellent receptions on 13 attempts. Burgess produced 30 excellent receptions on 32 chances.
-- USA Volleyball
posted by Rick on Jun 28, 2013 at 1:27 pm
Jordan Burgess goes for a kill/Lynne Marshall for FIVB
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