Wong-Orantes, Ogbogu visit from Italy about making USA Olympic team |


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When USA Volleyball coach Karch Kiraly announced his 12-player Olympic roster, it had eight players who are going to the Games for the first time. That includes libero Justine Wong-Orantes and middle blocker Chiaka Ogbogu.

Wong-Orantes, from Cypress, California, played in college at Nebraska. Ogbogu, from Coppell, Texas, played at Texas. Both, of course, are thrilled:

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