Former Huskers Mikaela Foecke, Jordan Larson and Kelsey Robinson were named to Team USA’s 14-player roster for the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League Finals, USA Volleyball announced Saturday.
Led by the trio of Huskers, 11 of the 14 players on the U.S. roster played for Big Ten teams.
The final round will be played July 3-7 in Nanjing, China. The United States, ranked third in the world, advanced to the six-team finals with a 12-3 record and 35 points through the five-week preliminary phase.
The Volleyball Nations League is an annual international women’s volleyball tournament contested by 16 national teams. Justine Wong-Orantes, Larson and Robinson were on the roster in 2018, when Team USA won the inaugural tournament.
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