Peru women's national volleyball team

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Peru
Flag of Peru (state).svg
Association Federación Peruana de Voleibol
Confederation CSV
Head coach Brazil Luizomar de Moura
FIVB ranking 29 (as of August 2016)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
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)
World Cup
Appearances 8 (First in 1973)
Best result 4th (1973)
Voleibol.pe
(in Spanish)

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 December 2015

# Player Birth Date Height 2016/17 Club Position
1. Vanessa Palacios 07/03/1984 167 France Istres Ouest Provence Volley-Ball Libero
2. Mirtha Uribe Captain sports.svg 12/03/1985 182 Peru Jaamsa Middle Blocker
3. Brenda Uribe 11/12/1993 185 Peru Alianza Lima Opposite
4. Patricia Soto 10/02/1980 184 Peru Geminis Comas Opposite
5. Shiamara Almeida 19/02/1996 172 Peru Alianza Lima Setter
6. Alexandra Muñoz 16/08/1992 180 Peru Geminis Comas Setter
7. Andrea Urrutia 31/05/1997 186 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Middle Blocker
8. Maguilaura Frias 28/05/1997 186 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Outside/Opposite
9. Janice Torres 08/11/1989 166 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Libero
10. Zoila La Rosa 31/05/1990 176 France VC Marcq-en-Baroeul Setter
11. Clarivett Yllescas 11/08/1993 185 Peru Circolo Sportivo Italiano Middle Blocker
12. Ángela Leyva 22/11/1996 183 Peru Univ. San Martín de Porres Outside/Opposite
13. Mabel Olemar 10/05/1993 175 Peru Jaamsa Outside hitter
14. Alexandra Machado 28/02/1995 182 Peru Regatas Lima Middle Blocker
15. Jesenia Uceda 14/08/1981 178 Peru Regatas Lima Outside hitter
16. Raffaella Camet 14/09/1992 181 Peru Sporting Cristal Opposite
17. Andrea Sandoval 14/06/1989 177 Peru Jaamsa Opposite
18. Coraima Gomez 09/08/1996 180 Peru Alianza Lima Outside Hitter
19. Miriam Patiño 28/03/1990 169 Peru Regatas Lima Libero
20. Carla Rueda 10/04/1990 184 Peru Geminis Comas Outside Hitter

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Championship[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

World Cup[edit]

World Grand Prix[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American Games[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American Cup[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

South American Championship[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Squads[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

World Championships[edit]

World Grand Prix[edit]

Peru has only qualified once to the World Grand Prix in 2011

Pan-American Cups[edit]

South American Championships[edit]

See also[edit]

Videos[edit]

References[edit]