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Germany became the new world champions of Wom-
en’s Junior Volleyball following a straight sets 28-26,
26-24, 25-16 victory over the Dominican Republic at
the Auditorio del Estado in Mexicali, Mexico. Brazil
took home the bronze medal.
The new world champions came from behind to win
the first two sets and then dominated in the third
against what appeared to be a deflated Dominican
side. Captain Sarah Petrausch led Germany with 14
points and Laura Weihenmaier and Berit Kauffeldt
on top of
the world
2009 FIVB Junior Women’s World Championship
Germany’s Laura
Weinhenmaier challenges
Dominican Republic’s
Yenifer Calcano Gonzalez
for the gold medal
Germany, Dominican Republic and Brazil
Volleyball World Championship
B a j a C a l i f o r n i a • M é x i c o
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