United States women's national volleyball team

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Association USA Volleyball
Confederation NORCECA
Head coach Karch Kiraly
FIVB ranking 1 (as of September 2014)
Summer Olympics
Appearances 10 (First in 1964)
Best result 2nd (1984, 2008, 2012)
World Championship
Appearances 15 (First in 1956)
Best result 1st (2014)
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
Gold 2014 Italy Team
Silver 2002 Germany Team
Bronze 1990 China Team
Bronze 1982 Peru 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]

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]

Current squad[edit]

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

Head coach: Karch Kiraly

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2014 club
1 Glass, AlishaAlisha Glass 5 April 1988 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in) Turkey Fenerbahçe
2 Banwarth, KaylaKayla Banwarth 21 January 1989 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 283 cm (111 in) Azerbaijan Rabita Baku
3 Thompson, CourtneyCourtney Thompson 4 November 1984 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 66 kg (146 lb) 276 cm (109 in) 263 cm (104 in) Switzerland Voléro Zürich
6 Davis, NicoleNicole Davis 24 April 1982 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 284 cm (112 in) 266 cm (105 in) Romania Dinamo București
9 Hildebrand, KristinKristin Hildebrand 30 June 1985 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 284 cm (112 in) Brazil Amil Campinas
10 Larson, JordanJordan Larson 16 October 1986 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 302 cm (119 in) 295 cm (116 in) Russia Dinamo Kazan
12 Murphy, KellyKelly Murphy 20 October 1989 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 315 cm (124 in) 307 cm (121 in) Italy AGIL Novara
13 Harmotto, ChristaChrista Harmotto (C) 12 October 1986 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 322 cm (127 in) 300 cm (120 in) Turkey Eczacıbaşı Istanbul
14 Fawcett, NicoleNicole Fawcett 16 December 1986 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 82 kg (181 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 291 cm (115 in) Puerto Rico Leonas de Ponce
15 Hill, KimberlyKimberly Hill 30 November 1989 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 320 cm (130 in) 310 cm (120 in) Poland Atom Trefl Sopot
16 Akinradewo, FolukeFoluke Akinradewo 5 October 1987 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 331 cm (130 in) 300 cm (120 in) Azerbaijan Rabita Baku
19 Robinson, KelseyKelsey Robinson 25 June 1992 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 306 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in) Unnatached
21 Dixon, TeToriTeTori Dixon 4 August 1992 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 306 cm (120 in) 295 cm (116 in) Azerbaijan Rabita Baku
22 Adams, RachaelRachael Adams 3 June 1990 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 81 kg (179 lb) 318 cm (125 in) 307 cm (121 in) Poland MKS Dąbrowa Górnicza

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "Team Roster – USA". italy2014.fivb.org. Retrieved 3 October 2014. 

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