USA Volleyball announced 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 has already qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games.
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.