2018 MEDITERRANEAN GAMES (VOLLEYBALL): ITALY MOVES ON TO THE SEMI-FINALS

Jun 26, 2018

The Mediterranean Games, a collection of nations to compete in several sports including volleyball, started in 2018 as opposed to its normal four-year cycle of 2009, 2013, 2017.

For men’s volleyball, pool play has now come to a close as we head to the quarterfinals to help determine the championIn total, there were four different pools, each consisting of a trio of teams. Following a quick round-robin, the lowest ranked team in each pool was eliminated with the top two moving on to the quarterfinals. On the men’s side, the semifinals will play out on June 29.

Here the results for men's volleyball:

Italy def. Croatia 3-0. Individually, Sebastiano Milan (13 points) was the only player in double-digit scoring for either side and was followed by Roberto Russo (9 points) for Italy and Leo Andric (9 points) for Croatia.

Greece def. France 3-0

Egypt def. Turkey 3-0

Spain def. Tunisia 3-0

After beating Croatia, Italy will play against Egypt on June 29.