Challenges abound for Team USA beach volleyball on Day 4 of the Rio Olympics.
On the women’s side, it’s a monumental task: Already 0-1, Brooke Sweat and Lauren Fendrick have to take one the top pairing in the tournament in Larissa Franca and Talita Antunes of Brazil.
And USA men Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena put their 1-0 mark on the line against fellow 1-0 pairing Juan Virgen and Lombardo Ontiveros of Mexico.
Beach Volleyball: Day 4 — starts at 9 a.m. EDT
Dalhausser/Lucena (USA) vs. Virgen/Ontiveros (MEX) — 10 a.m. EDT
Fendrick/Sweat (USA) vs. Larissa/Talita (BRA) — 3:30 p.m. EDT