Dominican Republic - USA (full match)

added 18:45 06/09/2015 by in Matches, place 8945/12910
World champions the United States wrapped up their play at the 2015 FIVB Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 (25-10, 25-19, 25-17) rout of Dominican Republic at the Nippongaishi Hall Sunday afternoon. Nicole Fawcett scored 15 points and Tetori Dixon and Jordan Larson-Burbach added 12 and 11 respectively as the United States finished the tournament with nine wins and two losses. The American women produced eight aces, compared with two for Dominican Republic. Yonkaira Paola Pena Isabel was the top scorer of Dominican Republic with 12 points with Brayelin Elizabeth Martinez adding seven. Dominican Republic, whose previous best result at the World Cup was an eighth in 2011, finished with five wins against six losses in the 12-team round robin tournament. USA captain Christa Dietzen said: "We are very happy with the win. We know the Dominican Republic has improved its offense in the past couple of years. They are playing faster now. We tried to serve away from their great libero. We train at a high level. These are long tournaments and our staff does a great job preparing us for them".
2015-09-05-22-00, World Cup 2015 3rd round - Group A
Nippon Gaishi, Nagoya
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