Former Husker Jordan Larson was named to the U.S. World Grand Prix Preliminary Roster.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Former Huskers Named to World Grand Prix Preliminary Roster

By NU Athletic Communications
Colorado Springs, Colo. - USA Volleyball announced on Monday that former Huskers Jordan Larson and Nancy Metcalf were named to the U.S. Women's National Team Preliminary Roster for the 2012 FIVB World Grand Prix.

The U.S. Women's National Volleyball Team is ranked No. 1 in the world and will reduce the 25-player roster closer to the start of the event on June 8. The team, which has already qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games, will open competition against Germany in a Pool B match in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Metcalf is a 2004 Olympian and a three-time AVCA First-Team All-American at Nebraska. Larson was a three-time All-American who led the Huskers to three NCAA Semifinals appearances.


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