The United States Women’s National Team has named its 14-player roster which will represent Team USA at the eleven-team Pan American Cup starting Saturday in Peru.
Former Husker outside hitter Kadie Rolfzen and libero Justine Wong-Orantes have been named to the team. The U.S. is grouped in Pool ‘B’ with Colombia, Trinidad & Tobago, Mexico and Puerto Rico. The Americans open defense of their 2017 and 2018 Pan Am Cup titles on Saturday against Colombia at 3:00, followed by Trinidad & Tobago on Sunday at 3:00 and Mexico next Monday at 5:00. Team USA concludes pool play on July 10 against Puerto Rico at 5:00. Pool ‘A’ consists of Argentina, Canada, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guatemala and Peru. The playoffs begin on July 12 with quarterfinal matches having pool cross-over matches between second- and third-place teams. Semifinals are scheduled for July 13 and the tournament concludes on July 14 with the medal-round matches.