- Category: Around the World of Volleyball
On the men’s side No. 3 Phil Dalhausser (Ormond Beach, Fla.) and Sean Rosenthal (Redondo Beach, Calif.) breezed by the Netherlands’ No. 30 Michiel van Dorsten and Steven van de Velde in two sets (21-13, 21-14 in 32 minutes).
Meanwhile, Jake Gibb (Bountiful, Utah) and Casey Patterson (Las Vegas, Nev.), seeded No. 5, clawed their way past a tight first-set to defeat Canada’s No. 28 Ben Saxton and Chaim Schalk (31-29, 21-15 in 44 minutes).