USA level their record at 3-3 in men’s VNL

RIMINI, Italy, June 5, 2021 - The United States leveled their win-loss record in the FIVB Men's Volleyball Nations League at 3-3 by defeating Australia in consecutive sets (25-23, 25-20, 25-17) on Saturday.

The Americans were superior in the blocking category 9-2 and also in serving aces 6-1. They made 21 errors to 21 by the Aussies.

Matt Anderson and Kyle Ensing finished in double figures for the winners with 14 and 11 points, respectively. David Smith and Thomas Jaeschke added 9 and 8 in the victory.

Tim Taylor finished with 9 points as the best Australian attacker, followed by Beau Graham and Trent O’Dea with 7 apiece.