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2012 London Olympics: United States Defeats Korea In Indoor Volleyball, 3-1

The United States women's indoor volleyball team defeated Korea on Saturday at the 2012 London Olympic games by a final score of 3-1 in the Group B preliminary round.

Plantation, Fl. native Foluke Akinradewo who played collegiately at Stanford, helped the Americans cause with nine spikes and six blocks in the game which was good for a total of 15 points on the day.

The U.S. won the first set 25-19, the second set 25-17 and the fourth set, 25-21. Korea took the third set, 25-20, earning three points for the victory.

The Americans will next play Brazil on Monday.

Stick with this StoryStream for all your news and updates on the Florida athletes in the 2012 Olympic Games. For a complete schedule of events and dates medals will be awarded, visit NBC Sports' official Olympic website. For complete coverage from the 2012 London Olympics, keep checking this StoryStream and visit SB Nation's Olympics hub.

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