U.S. Beats North Korea in World University Games Volleyball Match

U.S. Beats North Korea in World University Games Volleyball Match

Post by www.Volleyball.O » Thu, 28 Aug 2003 07:09:39

U.S. Beats N. Korea in Volleyball Match

DAEGU, South Korea - The United States beat North Korea 25-23, 25-14,
25-15 in a men's volleyball match Tuesday in front of 5,000

"It was a great pleasure and honor to play the North Koreans," said
U.S. coach Arnie Ball. "I hope this kind of game helps Korean

The United States and Canada advanced from Group B with 4-1 records,
with the Canadians ending preliminaries on a 25-19, 25-21, 25-23 win
over Denmark.

The top two teams from each pool advance to the quarterfinals of the
single elimination bracket that begins on Thursday.


Name               Hgt. Pos. School

Matthew Denmark    6'7" MB   Ball State
Andrew Hein        6'9" MB   Pepperdine
Tyler Hildebrand   6'4" S    Long Beach State
David Lee          6'7" MB   Long Beach State
Evan Patak         6'7" OPP. UC Santa Barbara
James Pelzel       6'3" OH   UC Irvine
Sean Rooney        6'8" OH   Pepperdine
William Strickland 6'8" OH   Stanford
Ryan Stuntz        5'9" L    Lewis
Christopher Tamas  6'5" S    Pacific
Scott Touzinsky    6'5" OH   Long Beach State
Lance Walker       6'4" OH   Pepperdine

Coaching Staff
Head Coach:        Arnie Ball
Assistant Coaches: Andy Read, Steve Bruckner
Team Manager:      Fred Wendelboe (USA Volleyball)

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