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that will force the setter to go away. >> france is going to challenge. >> a challenge coming. >> christenson likes this serve. inside out. it's a tough one for a lot of receivers to handle. you serve from about seven feet inside the right hash mark and you work back to the small side of the court. >> ball grebennikov, matt anderson, all waiting. tillie has helped his team with two challenges. that's good for two points. >> put that on the stat sheet. >> what would the score be under the old system?
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11-6. >> far different match at 11-6. >> holt again. combination. not there. ngapeth gets the ball up again. back to aaron russell out of the back row. >> he's not happy with the way he's played. he's attacked the ball pretty well with 14 kills but his overall game is not as good as it has been and he set the bar awfully high. huge wet spot from earvin ngapeth so court attendants coming out making sure it's dry. here's the service story for the united states. three aces, ten errors. for france, 13 errors, 4 aces. back row combination and that
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ngapeth and rouzier tied for the team lead for france with 17 kills. shoji not a good pass. that was a relatively easy shot and then a stuff block . >> that allowed him to get there. that's a big right hand in the seam. >> remember the scenario, the united states got out to 0-2 start. they're now 1-2 over brazil. france is 2-1. that's a gift as that ball drifts out of bounds. it's a must-win situation. united states has to win this match. >> nothing changed. after the brazil match, nothing had changed because of the 0-2 start. it was great. it was exciting if you're a u.s. fan or u.s. coaching staff member or player. it didn't change anything about the predicament you put yourself in. >> missed serve by holt.
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>> u.s. needs a couple blocks. needs to side out consistently. >> like i mentioned to you, kevin, ten stuffed block in the first two sets and none since. better offense by france? >> better offense and better passing with fewer opportunities. we've seen the united states also be out of position a few times and just miss playing missed opportunities to block a ball. 40 inches and needed all that hang time to get a hand on that ball. 12-11. united states leading two sets to one. and off the block and out of
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max holt missed. matt anderson skipped it off the tape. france breathes a sigh of relief. >> with this jump float, united states out to take it overhand. >> russell, what a dig by tillie. and saved. get back on the court, rouzier. and again with the dig. >> shades of 2000. put those two highlights side by side. what an effort. filling the stat sheet on one play. >> overhand pass into david lee.
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it was so loud. net violation called against ngapeth and france but they're going to challenge the call. given france's track record, just give it to them right now. they've been really good on challenges so far in this set. >> they is a good way to describe it. excellent way to talk about it. >> there's a net. it was ngapeth's hand. >> they have to communicate whether they did or in this case earvin ngapeth may have numb hand because it was in the net. aaron russell back to serve. if you're just joining us, the united states a stunning comeback in the opening set. they won it 25-22. also on the second set by the same score. france came back. drilled the americans 25-14 in the third. americans out to a 6-1 lead but
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>> brazil's favorite player at the line. >> le roux. ngapeth. and he's stuffed. finally a stuffed block for the united states. >> talked to kevin earlier. >> easy serving right now for the united states. good play by lee. >> rouzier through a seam in the block and down.
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>> a lot of jump floats from france right now. tight set. taylor sander off the top. what a swing by matt anderson. wow. talk about taking >> i'm watching this and watching the transition block of france and with kevin le roux out there i would go set to middle. i would exploit that matchup in transition. le roux is taking off way early. >> easy serve again gobbled up. over the top and ripped. the united states serving has
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>> hugely important for americans to get out of this match with a win in four. save that point in case you end up in a tie situation. you want to have maximum points on your side. three points for a win in three or four. two for a win in five. >> ngapeth with a serve into the net. we don't like the system. it's fine for a long club professional season over 30 or 40 matches but not in a tournament. it is what it is. it's the same for all the s. 16-15. the united states got to get back on track serving. france has been superb receiving since the first set. back to rouzier. down the line again. >> with the delivery. huge pressure on the block. that's about as far as you can back a ball in this game today. all of the way from the opposite sideline. the american block not able to get there.
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>> here's kevin le roux inconsistent from the service line. you never know what to expect. that's the same as a receiver. he served the ball out of bounds. >> i don't think kevin le roux is your thinking man volleyball player. instin instin instinctual guy. every pass is right on target for france. >> with france's passing capability, you have to remain aggressive. americans have got in errors so they are getting a bit timid. i thought the one hit by micah christenson was a good one and france handled it well enough. >> tied at 17. to holt. there's max holt unloading out of the middle. you called it, kevin.
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>> missed that serve well out of bounds. wow. >> earful from john speraw that. >> that ball drifts out of bounds. france going with a lot of jump floats except from ngapeth and rouzier and now matt anderson will go back to the line. if someone could put together a serving streak, they'll win this set. if the united states does, they'll win the match. if france does, we'll be playing five. >> look at that pass. good touch out of the middle.
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inside and france's block is down and now americans with a two-point advantage. >> this time it's le goff pushing off. watch his body position. way off the net fading to the left side. that's a terrible way to block. anderson takes advantage. >> time-out called by france. the united states leading 20-18 in the fourth. hello. hi. welcome. this is the chevy malibu. "most dependable midsize car" by j.d. power. it looks great. wow! what is happening? oh my gosh, it's going up! but the malibu's not the only vehicle that was awarded. this is mind blowing. the chevy camaro, equinox, and silverado hd were awarded most dependable as well. this is extremely impressive. there's so many! doing it once, yea, great job, four times, obviously, they're doing something right.
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>> anderson served 18 times. only one ace. that doesn't tell the story. he's put a lot of pressure on france. can he withstand the pressure now coming out of the time-out? excellent serve. to ngapeth. what a dig by shoji. taylor sander cannot impersonation and get that >> big-time swing by a big-time player. ngapeth goes over the top perfect timing. >> le goff. another jump float serve. to the middle. no. combination play. not good timing. micah christenson, what a play! i told you he was a former basketball player. that was a two-handed slam dunk. >> he hits right or left handed.
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the tape. you couldn't get bigger. >> that was a huge play. that was an absolutely marvelous instinctive play. >> time and time again micah christenson has proved himself smart beyond his years, ice water in his veins. love the way he competes. >> pretty good serve. on the overpass christenson what a good job by murphy troy coming in to serve. united states leading it 22-19. they lead two sets to one. last group match will be two days from now against mexico for the united states whereas france has to take on brazil. and that ball served out of
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for number 9. murphy troy out of st. louis and usc. aaron russell will come back on. another jump float serve. should united states receivers move up farther? >> they struggled in this rotation. >> perfect pass by shoji. anderson down the line. >> matt anderson played in big matches in his career. second time in the olympics. multiple time winner of pi russian super league. he's not feeling the pressure. he's simply in the groove. >> matt anderson had 24 kills against brazil. having another big match here late in the afternoon. ngapeth off the block and out of bounds. anderson's number, 13 of 31. hitting just under .300.
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this is a very dangerous server in earvin ngapeth. coming to anderson. outside to taylor sander for the kill. what a swing by sander down the line. and now three match points for the united states. the united states has gotten off the deck after being swept by canada to match point number one. and micah christenson misses it into the top of the tape. and it is kevin le roux going back to serve. >> we saw them struggle against brazil. >> time-out called by the united states.
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>> if the u.s. takes this victory, it will be because every player on the court contributed. the kill from taylor sander there. erik shoji fighting off a bomb of a serve. anderson. the blocking of the middles. another true team effort. >> it was a team effort in that huddle. 20 people chiming in. here's le roux. russell with the pass. here comes anderson. france a chance to get within one. out of bounds. the united states has won! they are now 2-2 in group play and they have put themselves
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let's go back to the studio and al michaels. >> and on that note, that's the end of our daytime coverage. olympic prime time with bob costas coming up. michael phelps making his final olympic swim live in the medley relay. you don't want to miss it. our whole crew down here at the
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reporter: authorities tell us she rear ended another car stuck in traffic. hours later a tampa police officer spotted 58-year-old bruce green driving second in the northbound lanes of the veterans expressway. not very far from here. troopers responded and stopped him on state road 60 west of the expressway. green's blood alcohol level was a 1.95. that's more than twice the legal limit. rodriquez refused testing. green bonded out of jail. rodriquez remains behind bars at this hour. both are now facing dui charges. >> thank you very much. early morning deadly
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driver headed northbound on 50th street at the railroad tracks south of broadway when a pedestrian came out of the darkness. tampa police tell us this is a very, very dark area. the driver did not have a chance to stop or see the pedestrian. right now there are no charges pending. tampa police believe it is a terrible accident. they are still looking into this. suspect who shot and killed a teenage girl last night is on the loose. jacksonville police began when an argument broke out with a group of people outside of an apartment complex. disturbing new surveillance video of a police officer dragging a man by his and -- ankles out of a patrol car. officer lee cole was reported in another incident involving
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he is on paid administrative leave while the investigation is on going. ed is in the forecast center with the later on the thunderstorms. >> we have had not that many storms but the storms that have been able to get going have been producing gusty winds. we are dealing with that over the heart of the tampa metro. 784 degrees. note the wind out of the south. that's some wind coming off of the thunderstorm you see approaching the restaurant there. we are tracking intense thunderstorms over tampa bay. a few more developing over feather sound and old tampa bay. another storm over downtown tampa. they'll get lightning here in the next couple minutes. there is a marine warning in tampa bay waters. mariners are urged to stay in dock for the next hour or so. a few more thunderstorms over pasco county, odessa, new port richey and a few developing over wachula.
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down. 9:00 82 degrees. we'll clear out overnight. we are expecting a better coverage of thunderstorms on sunday. we'll look at the full forecast coming coming up in a few minutes. >> you can track the weather at any time using our weather max app. now the news making headlines. a small police force in new mexico lost one of eight fi investigators blame two fugitived from ohio for the deadly traffic stop. they believe jesse hayes shot officer which she is. hayes has a long criminal history. so does his partner. hayes shot himself in the leg and is in a local hospital. nelson is locked up. state police will take over the remaining of the department while the 7 remaining hatch
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of their colleague. frightening moments inside a mall in north carolina this afternoon. others ran for the exits after gunshots were fired. police have not made any arrests in this case at all. oregon wildfire created its own wind and kicked up something called a firenado. in other words a fire tornado. after taking video fire crews were without anyone getting hurt. while it lasted the firenado was quite the sight to see. tonight flooding reached a record level in louisiana. the rain for those folks continues to fall. two people died in the rising floodwaters. more than a thousand others had to be rescued. in baton rouge residents of an apartment complex had to wade through high water to reach dry ground while others took
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in other apartments. baton rouge received lech inches of rain in a 24-hour period. if you doubt the power of these floodwaters check out this video in the distance. you can see a semitruck being swept away by the fast-moving water as a flood sweeps across a highway in louisiana. governor edwards says it is tough to tell how bad it is going to get before it gets any better. 123450 >> we don't know how wide the water will get in those areas. this is unprecedented. we don't have records to go back and see who all will be impacted. >> i looked out and the water was rushing in. i know y'all heard this before, it came up so fast we didn't realize it. grant . >> that man is a resident of louisiana in a community hit
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closed including parts of busy i-10. at home pieces of unclaim property went up for sale in tampa. we are talking sleeves of cash to baseball cards. plenty of people showed up to dig through the stash. >> reporter: it is fast paced and exciting. today's unclaimed property auction at the tampa marriott west shore brings out other feelings for some. >> especially if it is your first time. after a couple times you get used to it and you learn how to bid. >> reporter: like al who came here looking for a few specific items. >> she was focused on getting silverware. so we basically pointed out which ones were the ones we wanted. i wanted replicas on bills.
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mickey mantle baseball cards and jewelry. and sleeves of cash. >> people come from all over the state to bid on the items. >> reporter: all this is from unclaimed safety deposit boxes. >> if a bank can not reach an owner of a deposit box for three years they turn the contents of the box over to state of florida as unclaimed property. >> reporter: then it hits the auction block and people like al >> the auction comes on the heels of our first better call shannon behnken phone bank. we helped viewers find $1.3 million. this is money from insurance claims, life insurance or something as simple as an overpayment from a cable company. still ahead on news channel 8, he is one of the best track athletes in the world. he happens to be here from the
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doing so far in the summer olympic games. it is a dream come true. we'll show you how this adorable puppy is changing the life of a tampa teen. f0
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a 21-year-old athlete from
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trayvon bromell is one of the best track athletes in the world. he will likely medal in rio. this is video of his heat in round one of the 100-meter. he coasted to a time of 10.13 seconds finishing second in his heat and qualifying for tomorrow night's semifinals. also worth noting, tampa resident finished 12th in the qualifying rounds of the 25-meter rapid fire pistol. only the top six made the final. his sixth is over. paul ryan is in rio covering olympics. you can catch his live reports on news channel 8 every morning. you can watch the special extras he is putting together under the olympic section at wfla.com. a tiny puppy named casper made the long journey from missouri to tampa to meet his
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wished for a four-legged friend her entirelife. the made it possible. mary mcguire was there as the two made their friendship. >> reporter: a tiny fluffy white puppy with pink ears. >> he was the cutest ever. >> reporter: when asked by her dream coordinator what her dream come true might be the answer came easily. >> i have my own one. >> lymphoma in may of last year she's been undergoing treatments and johns hopkins hospital. never giving up on a dream of a puppy. after hearing about her request the children's dream fund searched far and wide and found the perfect pooch and found them in missouri. >> it make misheart bursts with

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