Russia 3, Team USA 0
Date of competition: Friday, September 4, 2015
FIVB World Cup
at Nagoya, Japan
Russia d. Team USA, 25-17, 31-29, 25-23. Top American scorers: Kimberly Hill 13 points; Foluke Akinradewo 10; Karsta Lowe 10.
Standings: China 9-1 (27); Serbia 9-1 (24 points); Russia 8-2 (24); Team USA 7-2 (22); Japan 7-2 (22); Dominican Republic 5-5 (16); Korea 4-5 (12); Argentina 4-5 (11); Cuba 3-7 (9); Peru 3-7 (9); Kenya 1-9 (3); Algeria 0-10 (0).
Note: China defeated Russia in four sets Saturday. Standings reflect the score. Team USA can gain 28 points at best, Russia and Serbia can only gain 27. China can gain 30. If Team USA wins final two matches in three or four sets, it qualifies for 2016 Rio Olympics.
posted by Rick on Sep 5, 2015 at 1:02 am
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