Aris Thessaloniki Women's Volleyball

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Aris Thessaloniki Women's Volleyball
GroundKleanthis Vikelidis Indoor Hall
LeagueA1 Ethniki

Aris Thessaloniki Women's Volleyball is the women's volleyball department of Aris Thessaloniki, the Greek multisport club based in Thessaloniki. The club plays in the A1 Ethniki Women's Volleyball. In 2015-2016 season is on the 4th place of the first category.


The women's team of Aris was founded in 1926. After some years the team ceased its activities. The club became again active since 1971. For a lot of years the club plays in A1 Ethniki. The presence of Aris in A1 Ethniki was interrupted for five years, between 1989 and 1993. The next period, the club returned in A1 Ethniki and plays continuously until 2009, when it was relegated again. The next return in A1 Ethniki was in current season. In 2014-15, Aris finished in 1st place of its group and promoted to A1.[1]

Recent seasons[edit]

Season Division Place Notes
2009-10 A1 Ethniki 11th Relegated to A2
2010-11 A2 Ethniki 2nd
2011-12 A2 Ethniki 3rd
2012-13 A2 Ethniki 8th
2013-14 A2 Ethniki 2nd
2014-15 A2 Ethniki 1st Promoted to A1
2015-16 A1 Ethniki 5th



Greek Women’s Volleyball A1 League:

  • Runners-up : 2017-18

Current women's volleyball squad[edit]

As of October 5, 2016[2]

Number Player Position Height (m) Date of birth
1 Serbia Brankica Nikić Opposite 1.92 26/10/1985
2 Greece Anastasia Gougousi Outside Hitter 1.84 23/5/1998
3 Greece Maria Chitziou Libero 1.70 3/10/1997
4 Brazil Juliana Caetano Outside Hitter 1.80 11/6/1987
5 Greece Eufrosini Alexakou Outside Hitter 1.80 26/2/2000
6 Greece Irini Kelesidou Libero 1.75 16/5/1991
9 Brazil Viviane Pessoa Opposite 1.84 8/6/1991
10 Greece Lamprianna Pitta Middle Blocker 1.84 30/1/1998
11 Greece Mariantzela Charavelouli Setter 1.85 7/6/1996
12 Greece Chrisanthi Stamatiou Outside Hitter 1.81 14/6/1999
13 Greece Nikoleta Karafoulidou Middle Blocker 1.86 26/1/1993
14 Greece Elena Konstantinidou Middle Blocker 1.81 8/4/1992

Technical staff[edit]

Coach Greece Dimitris Solkidis
Statistician Greece Anna Panagiotou
Athletic Trainer Greece Nikos Gkiosis
Doctor Greece Ioannis Terzidis
Physiotherapist Greece Konstantinos Pepelas


  1. ^ "Ο Άρης ξανά στην Α1". Retrieved 4 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Aris roster". Retrieved 5 October 2016.

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