Dominican Republic women's national volleyball team

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Dominican Republic
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Association Confederación Dominicana de Voleibol
Confederation NORCECA
Manager Eladia Cordero
Head coach Marcos Kwiek
FIVB ranking 8 (as of September 2014)
Summer Olympics
Appearances 2 (First in 2004)
Best result 5th place (2012)
World Championship
Appearances 7 (First in 1974)
Best result 5th place (2014)
FIVB World Cup
Appearances 3 (First in 2003)
Best result 8th (2011)
Website www.fedovoli.org (Spanish)
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The Dominican Republic women's national volleyball team represents the Dominican Republic in international volleyball competitions. Its biggest win came in 2003, when the squad surprisingly won the 2003 Pan American Games on home soil.[1]

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
Japan 1964 Did Not Qualified
Mexico 1968
West Germany 1972
Canada 1976
Soviet Union 1980
United States 1984
South Korea 1988
Spain 1992
United States 1996
Australia 2000
Greece 2004 11th Place Squad
China 2008 Did Not Qualified
United Kingdom 2012 5th Place Squad
Total 0 Titles 2/13

World Championship[edit]

World Grand Champions[edit]

World Cup[edit]

World Grand Prix[edit]

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American Games[edit]

Central American & Caribbean Games[edit]

Pan American Cup[edit]

Final Four Cup[edit]

NORCECA Championship[edit]

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Current squad[edit]

The following is the Dominican roster in the 2014 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship.[2]

Head coach: Marcos Kwiek

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2014 club
1 Vargas, AnnerysAnnerys Vargas 7 August 1981 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 327 cm (129 in) 320 cm (130 in) Azerbaijan Azeryol Baku
4 Fersola, MarianneMarianne Fersola 16 January 1992 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 315 cm (124 in) 310 cm (120 in) Dominican Republic Mirador
5 Castillo, BrendaBrenda Castillo 5 June 1992 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 55 kg (121 lb) 245 cm (96 in) 230 cm (91 in) Dominican Republic San Cristóbal
7 Marte, NiverkaNiverka Marte 19 October 1990 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 71 kg (157 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 283 cm (111 in) Dominican Republic Deportivo Nacional
8 Arias, CándidaCándida Arias 11 March 1992 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 320 cm (130 in) 315 cm (124 in) Dominican Republic San Cristóbal
12 Ángeles, RosalínRosalín Ángeles 23 July 1985 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in) Dominican Republic Deportivo Nacional
14 Rivera, PrisillaPrisilla Rivera 29 December 1984 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 309 cm (122 in) 305 cm (120 in) Dominican Republic San Pedro
16 Peña, YonkairaYonkaira Peña 10 May 1993 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 320 cm (130 in) 310 cm (120 in) Dominican Republic Mirador
17 Mambrú, GinaGina Mambrú 21 January 1986 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 315 cm (124 in) Dominican Republic Los Cachorros
18 de la Cruz, BethaniaBethania de la Cruz (C) 13 May 1987 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 320 cm (130 in) Dominican Republic Deportivo Nacional
19 Binet, Ana YorkiraAna Yorkira Binet 9 February 1992 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 260 cm (100 in) Dominican Republic Samaná
20 Martínez, BrayelinBrayelin Martínez 11 September 1996 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 330 cm (130 in) 320 cm (130 in) Dominican Republic Mirador

Notable players[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ FIVB. "Dominican Republic wins Pan Am gold in five-set thriller". Retrieved 2010-01-25. 
  2. ^ "Team Roster – Dominican Republic". italy2014.fivb.org. Retrieved 24 September 2014. 

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