Joanna Kaczor

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Joanna Kaczor
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Personal information
Full name Joanna Kaczor
Nickname Asia
Nationality Polish
Born (1984-09-16) September 16, 1984 (age 33)
Wrocław, Poland
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Spike 314 cm (124 in)
Block 301 cm (119 in)
Volleyball information
Position Opposite
Current team Poland Impel Wrocław
Number 17 (club), 7 (national team)
Years Teams
Poland Gwardia Wrocław
United States Idaho Twin Falls
United States USC Trojans
Poland Gwardia Wrocław
Poland Muszynianka Muszyna
Italy River Volley Piacenza
Poland Muszynianka Muszyna
Poland MKS Dąbrowa Górnicza
Poland Impel Wrocław
National team
2003–  Poland
Last updated: 12 June 2015

Joanna Kaczor (born 16 September 1984) is a female Polish volleyball player, a member of Poland women's national volleyball team and Polish club Impel Wrocław, a participant of the Olympic Games Beijing 2008, bronze medalist of European Championship 2009), Polish Champion (2009, 2011).

Early life[edit]

Kaczor was born on September 16, 1984 in Wroclaw, Poland to Stanisław and Helena Kaczor.

College career[edit]

College of Southern Idaho[edit]

Kaczor was the National Junior College Athletic Association Player of the Year in her 2005 freshman season after the team went 50-2 to win the NJCAA national championship under head coach Ben Stroud. Kaczor led the team with 605 kills on the season (4.96 kpg) with a .456 hitting percentage.

University of Southern California[edit]

Kaczor transferred to USC in 2006, and was a two time All-American and set several school single-season and career marks She set the top two single-season records for kills (659 in 2007 and 563 in 2006), top two marks for attempts (1,542 in 2007 and 1,272 in 2006), top two marks for total points (745.5 in 2007 and 642.5 in 2006) and top mark for points per game (5.83 in 2007). Her 5.64 ppg in 2006 tied the former record held by Bibiana Candelas in 2005.

National team[edit]

Kaczor has been in the Polish National Team program since 2000 and is a current member of the National Team. As a member of the Junior National Team, her squad finished third at the 2003 World Junior Championship and won the 2002 European Junior Championship.

Kaczor played with Poland at the 2008 Summer Olympics.[1]


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