Penn State Volleyball

Anderson, Russell paces U.S. men’s volleyball in loss to Canada

Former Penn State players Matt Anderson and Aaron Russell led the U.S. in its opening match in the Olympics on Sunday.

Anderson finished with 13 kills and two blocks and Russell had 12 kills, but the Americans fell 25-23, 25-17, 25-23 to Canada on Sunday. Penn State product Max Holt had four kills and three blocks for the U.S. Carlos Guerra, who finished his Penn State career in 2003, had 13 points for Mexico in its 23-25, 25-19, 25-14, 25-18 loss to Brazil.