This post, "The Week In 16 Photos: May 8-14" was originally published on Team USA Volleyball.

 

May 15, 2017, 12:01 a.m. (ET)

Each week, TeamUSA.org recaps the performances of U.S. athletes through photos, showing where in the world Team USA athletes competed and how they performed. During the week of May 8-14, tennis players concluded play at the Mutua Madrid Open; the U.S. men’s ice hockey team continued its winning streak at the IIHF Men’s World Championship; golfers headed to Florida for The Players Championship; Connor Fields won gold at the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup; the men’s rugby sevens squad competed at the World Rugby Sevens Series in Paris; the nation’s top collegiate beach volleyball duos were back in action at the USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Championships; and the IOC Evaluation Commission visited Los Angeles to review its bid for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

1) J.T. Compher @ IIHF Men’s World Championship
J.T. Compher celebrates scoring the fourth goal against Sweden at the 2017 IIHF Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship at Lanxess Arena on May 8, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

2) Jimmy Howard @ IIHF Men’s World Championship
Jimmy Howard makes a save against Sweden at the 2017 IIHF Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship at Lanxess Arena on May 8, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

3) Jimmy Walker @ The Players Championship
Jimmy Walker plays a shot during a practice round prior to The Players Championship at the Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass on May 9, 2017 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

4) Los Angeles City Hall @ IOC Evaluation Commission Visit
Los Angeles City Hall and the fountain in Grand Park are illuminated in the colors of Los Angeles sunsets and the LA2024 logo to support the bid to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games as the International Olympic Committee’s Evaluation Commission arrived for three days of meetings and a tour of potential venues on May 9, 2017 in Los Angeles.

5) Christian Dvorak @ IIHF Men’s World Championship
Christian Dvorak (L) challenges Thomas Larkin of Italy (R) at the 2017 IIHF Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship at Lanxess Arena on May 10, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

6) Coco Vandeweghe @ Mutua Madrid Open 
Coco Vandeweghe celebrates winning a game against Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain at the Mutua Madrid Open at La Caja Magica on May 10, 2017 in Madrid, Spain.

7) Nastia Liukin @ IOC Evaluation Commission Visit
Olympic gymnast Nastia Liukin poses in front of a rendering of the LA 2024 Long Beach Sports Park during a media tour as a possible venue for the Olympic Games Los Angeles 2024 as the International Olympic Committee Evaluation Commission tours potential venues sites on May 10, 2017 in Long Beach, Calif.

8) The Rose Bowl @ IOC Evaluation Commission Visit
Members of the media are given a tour of The Rose Bowl Stadium as the International Olympic Committee Evaluation Commission tours potential venues sites for the Olympic Games Los Angeles 2024 on May 10, 2017, in Los Angeles.

9) Jordan Spieth @ The Players Championship
Jordan Spieth lines up a putt on the 13th green during the first round of The Players Championship at the Stadium course at TPC Sawgrass on May 11, 2017 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

10) Johnny Gaudreau @ IIHF Men’s World Championship
Johnny Gaudreau skates for the puck against Latvia at the 2017 IIHF Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship at Lanxess Arena on May 13, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

11) Team USA @ IIHF Men’s World Championship
Members of Team USA celebrate the first goal against Latvia at the 2017 IIHF Men’s Ice Hockey World Championship at Lanxess Arena on May 13, 2017 in Cologne, Germany.

12) Martin & Cannon @ USAV Collegiate Beach Championships
Nicolette Martin (L) runs in as Terese Cannon (R) sets the ball during the semifinals of the 2017 USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Championships on May 13, 2017 in Hermosa Beach, Calif.

13) Hagen Smith @ USAV Collegiate Beach Championships
Hagen Smith reacts at the 2017 USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Championships on May 13, 2017 in Hermosa Beach, Calif.

14) Martin Iosefo @ HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series
Martin Iosefo passes the ball against Argentina at the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series on May 13, 2017 in Paris.

15) Connor Fields @ UCI BMX Supercross World Cup
Connor Fields and Marianna Pajon of Colombia pose after winning the men’s and women’s races at the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup on May 23, 2017 in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium.

16) Claes & Hughes @ USAV Collegiate Beach Championships
Sara Hughes (L) and Kelly Claes celebrate at the USA Volleyball Collegiate Beach Championships on May 13, 2017 in Hermosa Beach, Calif.

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