Italy win fifth place


Italian players celebrate their win after outplaying Turkey.

Tijuana, Mexico, September 20, 2015 - Italy finished with the fifth place after beating Turkey in straight sets. Scores were 25-22, 25-17, 25-16 after one hour and 9 minutes of game.

Marco Pierotti was the top scorer of Italy with 14 points. He was followed by Andrea Argenta, who recorded 12. Giacomo Raffaelli also registere double digits, as he scored 11 points.

Once again Yasin Aydin was the leading scorer for Turkey, that really struggled against the Italian offense. Aydin rescued 16 points for the Turkish team, while Melih Siratca closed with 11.

Blocking was even between the two teams after Italy closed with 6 points converted (5 by Alberto Polo) and Turkey finished with 5.


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