United States women's national volleyball team

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Association USA Volleyball
Confederation NORCECA
Head coach United States Karch Kiraly
FIVB ranking 2 (as of July 2014)
Summer Olympics
Appearances 9
Website www.usavolleyball.org
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United States women's national volleyball team
Medal record
Olympic Games
Silver 1984 Los Angeles Team
Silver 2008 Beijing Team
Silver 2012 London Team
Bronze 1992 Barcelona Team
FIVB World Championship
Silver 2002 Germany Team
Bronze 1982 Peru Team
Bronze 1990 China Team
FIVB World Cup
Silver 2011 Japan
Bronze 2003 Japan
Bronze 2007 Japan
FIVB World Grand Prix
Gold 1995 Shanghai Team
Gold 2001 Macau Team
Gold 2010 Ningbo Team
Gold 2011 Macau Team
Gold 2012 Ningbo Team
Bronze 2003 Andria Team
Bronze 2004 Reggio Calabria Team
Pan American Games
Gold 1967 Winnipeg Team
Silver 1955 Mexico City Team
Silver 1959 Chicago Team
Silver 1963 São Paulo Team
Silver 1983 Caracas Team
Silver 1995 Mar del Plata Team
Bronze 1987 Indianapolis Team
Bronze 1999 Winnipeg Team
Bronze 2003 Santo Domingo Team
Bronze 2007 Rio de Janeiro Team
Bronze 2011 Guadalajara Team
Pan-American Cup
Gold 2003 Saltillo Team
Gold 2012 Mexico Team
Gold 2013 Peru Team
Silver 2004 Tijuana/Mexicali Team
Bronze 2002 Mexicali Team
Bronze 2010 Rosarito/Tijuana Team
Bronze 2011 Chihuahua/Mexicali Team
Final Four Cup
Silver 2009 Lima Team
U.S. women's national volleyball team of 2008

The United States women's national volleyball team represents the United States of America in international volleyball competitions and friendly games, and is governed by USA Volleyball. The current head coach is three-time Olympic gold medalist, Karch Kiraly.[1]


Current Squad[edit]

Head coach: United States Karch Kiraly
Assistant coach: United States Reed Sunahara

Player Position Height (m) Club
Rachel Adams MB 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) PolandTauron Dąbrowa Górnicza
Foluke Akinradewo MB 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) AzerbaijanRabita Baku
Kayla Banwarth L 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) AzerbaijanRabita Baku
Alaina Bergsma OPP 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) BrazilDecisão Engenharia/Minas
Nicole Davis L 1.62 m (5 ft 4 in) RomaniaDinamo Romprest Bucureşti
Caitlyn Donahue S 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) SwitzerlandSm’Aesch Pfeffingen
Juliann Faucette OPP 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) ChinaGuangdong Evergrande
Nicole Fawcett OPP 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Puerto RicoLeonas de Ponce
Lauren Gibbemeyer MB 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) ItalyImoco Volley Conegliano
Alisha Glass S 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) ItalyImoco Volley Conegliano
Jenna Hagglund S 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) GermanyRote Raben Vilsbiburg
Natalie Hagglund L 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) United StatesUniversity of Southern California
Christa Harmotto MB 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) TurkeyEczacıbaşı VitrA
Kristin Hildebrand OH 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) TurkeyFenerbahçe Istanbul
Kim Hill OH 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) PolandATOM Trefl Sopot
Megan Hodge-Easy OH 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) ChinaGuangdong Evergrande
Regan Hood OH 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Turkeyİlbank Ankara
Destinee Hooker OPP 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Puerto RicoCriollas de Caguas
Cursty Jackson MB 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) AzerbaijanRabita Baku
Jordan Larson-Burbach OH 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) RussiaDinamo Kazan
Cassidy Lichtman OH 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) AzerbaijanLokomotiv Baku
Carli Lloyd S 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) ItalyImoco Volley Conegliano
Tamari Miyashiro L 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) GermanyRote Raben Vilsbiburg
Kelly Murphy OPP 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) ItalyIgor Gorgonzola Novara
Sonja Newcombe OH 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) RussiaTyumen-TSU
Lauren Paolini MB 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) JapanHitachi Rivale
Danielle Scott MB 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) BrazilBrasília Volei
Courtney Thompson S 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) SwitzerlandVoléro Zürich

Olympic Games[edit]

The U.S. Women's Volleyball team in 2007
  • 1964 — 5th place (Tokyo)
  • 1968 — 8th place (Mexico City)
  • 1972 — did not qualify (Munich)
  • 1976 — did not qualify (Montreal)
  • 1980 — did not participate due to boycott (Moscow)
  • 1984 Silver medal (Los Angeles)
  • 1988 — 7th place (Seoul)
  • 1992 Bronze medal (Barcelona)
  • 1996 — 7th place (Atlanta)
  • 2000 — 4th place (Sydney)
  • 2004 — 5th place (Athens)
  • 2008 Silver medal (Beijing)
  • 2012 Silver medal (London)

FIVB World Championship[edit]

FIVB World Grand Champions Cup[edit]

FIVB World Cup[edit]

FIVB World Grand Prix[edit]

Pan American Games[edit]

Pan-American Cup[edit]

Final Four Cup[edit]

  • 2008 — did not participate
  • 2009 Silver medal
Nicole Fawcett, Angie Pressey, Lindsey Berg, Stacy Sykora, Nicole Davis, Heather Bown, Cynthia Barboza, Alexis Crimes, Nancy Metcalf, Christa Harmotto, Nellie Spicer and Jane Collymore. Head Coach: Hugh McCutcheon.

Montreux Volley Masters[edit]

NORCECA Championship[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]

Official site: USA Volleyball

See also[edit]