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Venezuela women's national volleyball team

The Venezuela women's national volleyball team is the national team of Venezuela. The dominant forces in women's volleyball on the South American continent are Brazil, Peru and Argentina. The team's highest achievement was during the 2008 South American Olympic Qualification Tournament, defeating Peru in the finals and becoming the only South American team other than Brazil and Peru to compete at the Olympics.

Venezuela
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AssociationFederación Venezolana de Voleibol
ConfederationCSV
FIVB ranking38 (as of September, 2019)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Summer Olympics
Appearances1 (First in 2008)
Best result11th
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Venezuela women's national volleyball team
Medal record
South American Championship
Bronze medal – third place 1985 Caracas
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Montevideo
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Cuzco
Bronze medal – third place 2001 Morón
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Santiago

Team RosterEdit

Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2017 club
1 Yessica Maria Paz Hidalgo 7 October 1989 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 304 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in)   Aragua
5 Génesis Franchesco 6 May 1990 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 236 cm (93 in) 232 cm (91 in)   Miranda
6 Maria Valero 18 September 1991 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 245 cm (96 in) 242 cm (95 in)   Barinas
8 Amarilis Villar 30 March 1984 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 276 cm (109 in)   Vargas
9 Jayce Andrade 19 May 1984 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 296 cm (117 in)   Zulia
10 Desiree Glod 28 September 1982 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 301 cm (119 in)   Miranda
12 Gheraldine Quijada 31 January 1988 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 286 cm (113 in) 282 cm (111 in)   D.C.
13 Shirley Florian 27 July 1991 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 301 cm (119 in)   Zulia
14 Aleoscar Blanco 18 July 1987 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 296 cm (117 in)   Supreme Chonburi
15 María José Pérez 18 March 1988 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 69 kg (152 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 296 cm (117 in)   F2 Logistics Cargo Movers
17 Roslandy Acosta 25 February 1992 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 62 kg (137 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 291 cm (115 in)   Vargas
18 Wendy Romero 8 February 1992 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 71 kg (157 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 291 cm (115 in)   Cojedes

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

FIVB World Grand PrixEdit

Pan American GamesEdit

  • 1955 to 1979 – did not participate
  • 1983 — 7th place
  • 1987 — did not participate
  • 1991 — did not participate
  • 1995 — did not participate
  • 1999 — did not participate
  • 2003 — 5th place
  • 2007 — did not participate
  • 2011 — did not participate

Pan-American CupEdit

  • 2002 — did not participate
  • 2003 — 5th place
  • 2004 — did not participate
  • 2005 — 8th place
  • 2006 — 8th place
  • 2007 — did not participate
  • 2008 — 6th place
  • 2009 to 2015 — did not participate
  • 2016 — 8th place
  • 2017 — 10th place

Bolivarian GamesEdit

South American ChampionshipEdit

ReferencesEdit