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Women’s volleyball: U.S. vs. Dominican Republic

Destinee Hooker
United States’ Destinee Hooker, right, spikes the ball past Dominican Republic’s Milagros Cabral de la Cruz. (Jeff Roberson / Associated Press)
Shot blocked
United States’ Jordan Larson, left, and Foluke Akinradewo block a spike from Dominican Republic’s Bethania de la Cruz de Pena. (Jeff Roberson / Associated Press)
Foluke Akinradewo
United States’’ Foluke Akinradewo, left, spikes during the women’s quarterfinal volleyball match. (Kirill Kudryavtsev / AFP / Getty Images)
Hands for the ball
Annerys Victoria Vargas Valdez of the Dominican Republic spikes the ball as Jordan Larson, left, and Christa Harmotto of the United States defend. (Elsa / Getty Images)
Victory for United States
United States’ Foluke Akinradewo, left, celebrates with teammates after defeating the Dominican Republic in three sets. (Jeff Roberson / Associated Press)
Women’s volleyball
It was a long day for Brenda Castillo and the rest of the Dominican Republic team as the United States won in straight sets. (Kirill Kudryavtsev / AFP / Getty Images)