United States make the top eight at U18
SANTA FE, Argentina, August 23, 2017 - The United States
outplayed Slovenia in eight finals round of the FIVB Girls’ U18
The American team won in straight sets by scores of 25-21, 25-18
and 25-22 in one hour and eight minutes of game time.
Logan Eggleston topped for the USA with 19 points (including 4
aces), while Mica Allison scored 12. No Slovenian player
recorded double digits in this match. Tali Lekse finished with
merely 7 units as the Europeans’ best scorer.
The USA capitalized their services efficiently and closed with a
12-9 balance and led 7-9 in blocks.
Mica Allison, Player of USA: “I think we played very good, all
together and our coach told us it was important to serve, and we
did it very well today. Our system really helped a lot and now
we have to keep going. I think we figured out this
qualification, it was hard at the beginning but we make it and
we had a lot of fun also.”