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Digest: Ellicott City's Aaron Russell on U.S. Olympic volleyball team

Digest: Ellicott City's Aaron Russell on U.S. Olympic volleyball team

Outside hitter Aaron Russell, a 23-year-old Baltimore-born outside hitter who attended Centennial and grew up in Ellicott City, was named Tuesday to the U.S. men's volleyball roster for the Olympics.

Russell, 6 feet 9, won a gold medal and was the youngest member of the U.S. men's team for the 2014 Norceca world championship qualifier. He was named Best Spiker at the 2014 qualifier, where he made his national team debut.

While at Penn State from 2012 to 2015, Russell helped the Nittany Lions reach the 2013, 2014 and 2015 NCAA tournaments and was named a 2014 and 2015 American Volleyball...

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