In our predictions, we posed the question: Is 16 Open at AAUs as strong as it has been in the past? I wondered this as I looked at the USAV-qualified teams and only saw three.
However, with almost 20 top-ranked teams in the field as well as witnessing Day 1 in Orlando, I take back my doubt and bring forth a new perspective: Yes, 16 Open is a terrific display of competitive volleyball from Day 1 and absolutely as strong as ever.
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