Peru women's national volleyball team

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Peru
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Association Federación Peruana de Voleibol
Confederation CSV
Manager South Korea Mam-Bok Park
Head coach Peru Natalia Malaga
FIVB ranking 15 (as of July 2014)
Summer Olympics
Appearances 7 (First in 1968)
Best result Silver medal with cup.svg (1988)
World Championship
Appearances 12 (First in 1960)
Best result Silver medal with cup.svg (1982)
FIVB World Cup
Appearances 8 (First in 1973)
Best result 4th (1973)
Website Voleibol.pe
(Spanish)
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The Peru women's national volleyball team is the national team of Peru. The team was one of the dominant forces in women's volleyball in the 1980s, culminating in the silver medal won at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.

The team's nickname is Las Hijas del Sol (Sun's daughters)

Current Squad[edit]

As of the 2014 FIVB World Grand Prix

# Player Birth Date Height 2014 Club Position
1. Hilary Palma 05/01/1997 170 Peru Sporting Cristal Wing Spiker
2. Katherine Olemar 10/05/1993 174 Peru Univ. César Vallejo Wing Spiker
3. Carla Rueda 19/04/1990 184 Peru Deportivo Géminis Opposite
4. Daniela Uribe 11/12/1993 185 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Universal
5. Shiamara Almeida 19/02/1996 172 Peru Sporting Cristal Setter
6. Alexandra Muñoz 16/08/1993 182 Peru Univ. César Vallejo Setter
7. Andrea Urrutia 31/05/1997 185 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Middle Blocker
8. Maguilaura Frias 28/05/1997 184 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Opposite
9. Raffaella Camet 14/09/1992 184 Peru Sporting Cristal Opposite
10. Grecia Herrada 13/03/1993 177 Peru Deportivo Géminis Wing Spiker
11. Clarivett Yllescas 11/08/1993 187 Peru Univ. César Vallejo Middle Blocker
12. Ángela Leyva Captain sports.svg 22/11/1996 182 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Wing Spiker
13. Yomira Villacorta 11/01/1996 164 Peru Club Deportivo Wanka Libero
14. Luciana Del Valle 30/10/1996 180 Peru Regatas Lima Wing Spiker
15. Karla Ortiz 20/10/1991 182 Peru Sporting Cristal Wing Spiker
16. María de Fátima Acosta 25/05/1992 164 Peru Deportivo Géminis Libero
17. Barbara Briceño 14/05/1996 174 Peru Univ. César Vallejo Wing Spiker
18. Coraima Gomez 30/10/1996 180 Peru Alianza Lima Middle Blocker
19. Susan Egoavil 16/01/1988 162 Peru Sporting Cristal Libero
20. Cristina Cuba 06/04/1996 178 Peru Regatas Lima Setter
21. Violeta Delgado 10/07/1996 170 Peru Deportivo Géminis Libero
22. Vivian Baella 03/08/1992 177 Peru Alianza Lima Wing Spiker
23. Rosa Valiente 26/06/1996 185 Peru Alianza Lima Middle Blocker

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]