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Puerto Rico women's national volleyball team

The Puerto Rico women's national volleyball team is one of the more consistent teams of the NORCECA zone, Puerto Rico has taken one silver and two bronzes on the NORCECA Women's Volleyball Championship, one silver and two bronzes at the Pan-American Cup, and five silvers and one bronze at the Central American and Caribbean Games. The team has participated at least once in all FIVB competitions, except for the World Cup.

Puerto Rico
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AssociationPuerto Rican Volleyball Federation
ConfederationNORCECA
Head coachJosé Mieles
FIVB ranking13 (as of September, 2019)
Uniforms
Home
Summer Olympics
Appearances1 (First in 2016)
Best result11th (2016)
World Championship
Appearances6 (First in 1974)
Best result10th place (2002)
www.fedpurvoli.com

ResultsEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
  2016 Group stage 11th Place 5 0 5 0 15 Squad
Total 0 titles 1/14 5 0 5 0 15

World ChampionshipEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

World Grand PrixEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American CupEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American GamesEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Central American & Caribbean GamesEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

NORCECA ChampionshipEdit

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Olympic qualifiersEdit

Olympic Volleyball Qualifiers
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL
  2004 Final Round 6th Place 7 2 5 6 16
  2008 Final Round 8th Place 7 1 6 5 20
  2016 Round Robin 1st place 3 3 0 9 0
Total 1 spots 2/9

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

The following is the Puerto Rican roster in the 2018 World Championship.[1]

Head coach: José Mieles

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2017–18 club
1 Daly Santana 19 February 1995 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 243 cm (96 in) 219 cm (86 in)   Il Bisonte Firenze
2 Shara Venegas 18 September 1992 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 272 cm (107 in)   Llaneras de Toa Baja
3 Valeria León 21 May 1995 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 248 cm (98 in) 242 cm (95 in)   Leonas de Ponce
4 Raymariely Santos 13 April 1992 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 288 cm (113 in)   Indias de Mayagüez
5 Julymar Otero 31 October 1996 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 235 cm (93 in) 239 cm (94 in) Free agent
7 Stephanie Enright 15 December 1990 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 56 kg (123 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 292 cm (115 in)   Igor Gorgonzola Novara
11 Karina Ocasio 1 August 1985 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 76 kg (168 lb) 298 cm (117 in) 288 cm (113 in)   Criollas de Caguas
12 Neira Ortiz 6 July 1993 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 262 cm (103 in) 256 cm (101 in) Free agent
14 Natalia Valentín (c) 12 September 1989 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 244 cm (96 in) 240 cm (94 in)   Saint-Raphaël Var VB
17 Noami Santos 29 November 1995 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 309 cm (122 in) 300 cm (120 in)   Capitalinas de San Juan
18 Alba Hernández 3 October 1995 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) 87 kg (192 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 293 cm (115 in)   Changas de Naranjito
19 Ana Sofía Jusino 5 January 1995 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 294 cm (116 in)   Criollas de Caguas
22 Adriana Vinas Joy 1 March 1994 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 245 cm (96 in) 237 cm (93 in)   Gigantes de Carolina
23 Diana Reyes 29 April 1993 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 80 kg (180 lb) 303 cm (119 in) 299 cm (118 in)   Criollas de Caguas

Former squadsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Puerto Rico Team Roster". FIVB. Retrieved 30 September 2018.

External linksEdit