Team USA has advanced to the volleyball semifinals after toppling the Dominican Republic 25-11, 25-20, 25-19.
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Annie Drews, who slotted into a starting position after Jordan Thompson injured her ankle, led all scorers with 21 points on 21 kills.
Jordan Larson, the U.S.’ outside hitter, posted a team-high 15 digs against the Dominican Republic.
“We knew from the get-go we were ready. We felt that in the locker room,” said Justine Wong-Orantes after the game.
The United States will face off against Serbia in Friday’s semifinal match in Tokyo.