remain unbeaten in WL, USA get first victory
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 11, 2010 - Cuba claimed a 3-0
(26-24, 25-18, 25-19) victory over Germany at home in Havana on
Friday night to claim its third consecutive victory in the 2010
FIVB World League as the side opened its second weekend of their
campaign in Pool D
Yoandry Leal and Wilfredo Leon led Cuba with 17 and 11 points
respectively while Robertlandy Simon and Fernando Hernandez
contributed 9 points apiece. German Gyorgy Grozer scored 14.
Meanwhile in Tampere, Finland, after losing the first set to
Finland, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team woke up to win
the next three and captured its first victory in Pool C, 3-1
(25-27, 25-18, 27-25, 25-18) on Friday.
Sean Rooney led USA and all scorers with 22 points, Matt
Anderson added 16, Ryan Millar scored 13, David Lee totaled 12
and Riley Salmon contributed 10 points.
Antti Siltala paced Finland with 20 points and. Urpo Sivula
added 16 points. They were the only Finnish players in double