USA edges Japan for another win at Men’s VNL

BRASILIA, Brazil, June 11, 2022 – The United States men’s team claimed their fourth victory with one loss in FIVB Volleyball Nations League as they outscored Japan 3-2 (17-25, 25-15, 25-21, 26-28, 15-9) on Friday.

Aaron Russell and Kyle Ensing each scored 20 points while Jeffrey Jendrik II and Thomas Jaeschke added 16 and 11 points, respectively, as the top offensive weapons for the American side.

Kento Miyaura had 20 points as the leading scorer for Japan.

In Ottawa, Canada, France blanked Canada 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 25-21).

Berthelemy Chinenyeze was the best scorer for the French team with 15 points. Stephen Timothy Maar was the best Canadian with 12 points.