USA defeated Argentina in four sets
CANNES, France, June 14, 2019 – The United States defeated
Argentina 3-1 (25-22, 25-19, 21-25, 25-21) to kick off the third
round of the FIVB 2019 Men’s Volleyball Nations League on
Benjamin Patch and Taylor Sander finished with 17 and 14 points,
respectively, as the most important contributors to the victory
of USA. Facundo Conte and Federico Pereyra had 16 and 14 points
The Americans led in attacks 54-50 and blocks 9-7 while the
Argentineans led in aces 6-4. The winners made 24 errors while
the losers committed 29.
USA Team improved their win-loss record of 4-3 and the
Argentineans dropped to 2-5.
The top five ranked teams at the end of the five-round
tournament will join the United States for the Final Six to
compete for the top prize of $1,000,000 in Chicago, Illinois.