Puerto Rico women's national volleyball team

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Puerto Rico
Flag of Puerto Rico.svg
Association Puerto Rican Volleyball Federation
Confederation NORCECA
Head coach Javier Gaspar
FIVB ranking 15 (as of August 2016)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
Summer Olympics
Appearances 1 (First in 2016)
Best result 11th (2016)
World Championship
Appearances 6 (First in 1974)
Best result 10th place (2002)
www.fedpurvoli.com

The Puerto Rico women's national volleyball team represents Puerto Rico in international volleyball competitions. One of the more consistent teams of the NORCECA zone, Puerto Rico has taken one silver and two bronzes on the NORCECA Women's Volleyball Championship, one silver and two bronzes at the Pan-American Cup, and five silvers and one bronze at the Central American and Caribbean Games. The team has participated at least once in all FIVB competitions, except for the World Cup.

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL Squad
Brazil 2016 Group stage 11th Place 5 0 5 0 15 Squad
Total 0 titles 1/14 5 0 5 0 15

World Championship[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

World Grand Prix[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American Cup[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Pan American Games[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Central American & Caribbean Games[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

NORCECA Championship[edit]

     Champions       Runners up       Third place       Fourth place

Olympic qualifiers[edit]

Olympic Volleyball Qualifiers
Year Round Position Pld W L SW SL
Japan 2004 Final Round 6th Place 7 2 5 6 16
Japan 2008 Final Round 8th Place 7 1 6 5 20
Puerto Rico 2016 Round Robin 1st place 3 3 0 9 0
Total 1 spots 2/9

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following is the Puerto Rican roster for the 2017 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix.[1][2]

Head coach: Javier Gaspar

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2016–17 club
1 Santana, DalyDaly Santana 19 February 1995 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 243 cm (96 in) 219 cm (86 in) Italy Il Bisonte Firenze
2 Venegas, SharaShara Venegas (L) 18 September 1992 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 272 cm (107 in) Puerto Rico Criollas de Caguas
3 León, ValeriaValeria León (L) 21 May 1995 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) 67 kg (148 lb) Puerto Rico Leonas de Ponce
4 Santos, RaymarielyRaymariely Santos 13 April 1992 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 288 cm (113 in) Puerto Rico Indias de Mayagüez
5 Santiago, KatherineKatherine Santiago (L) 10 December 1993 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 66 kg (146 lb) 232 cm (91 in) 224 cm (88 in) Puerto Rico Orientales de Humacao
6 Kuilan, JocelynJocelyn Kuilan 8 December 1997 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 240 cm (94 in) 232 cm (91 in) United States Towson Tigers
7 Enright, StephanieStephanie Enright 15 December 1990 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 56 kg (123 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 292 cm (115 in) Italy Igor Gorgonzola Novara
8 Nogueras, JenniferJennifer Nogueras 1 August 1991 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 88 kg (194 lb) 299 cm (118 in) 292 cm (115 in) Puerto Rico Criollas de Caguas
9 Torres, JanelissJaneliss Torres 9 July 1995 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 243 cm (96 in) 219 cm (86 in) Puerto Rico Leonas de Ponce
10 Quesada, JenniferJennifer Quesada 22 February 1992 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 71 kg (157 lb) 299 cm (118 in) 295 cm (116 in) Puerto Rico Orientales de Humacao
11 Ocasio, KarinaKarina Ocasio 1 August 1985 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 76 kg (168 lb) 298 cm (117 in) 288 cm (113 in) Puerto Rico Criollas de Caguas
12 Miranda, GenesisGenesis Miranda 5 June 1995 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 59 kg (130 lb) 233 cm (92 in) 231 cm (91 in) United States Ohio State Buckeyes
13 Ferrer, ShirleyShirley Ferrer 23 June 1995 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 293 cm (115 in) France Pays d'Aix Venelles
14 Valentín, NataliaNatalia Valentín Captain sports.svg 12 September 1989 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 61 kg (134 lb) 244 cm (96 in) 240 cm (94 in) France St-Raphaël Var Volley Ball
15 Collazo, GenesisGenesis Collazo 4 October 1995 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 301 cm (119 in) 296 cm (117 in) Puerto Rico Criollas de Caguas
16 Matos, YeaneskaYeaneska Matos 29 April 1996 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 302 cm (119 in) 297 cm (117 in) Puerto Rico Gigantes de Carolina
17 Santos, NoamiNoami Santos 29 November 1995 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 309 cm (122 in) 300 cm (120 in) Puerto Rico Capitalinas de San Juan
18 Hernández, AlbaAlba Hernández 3 October 1995 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) 87 kg (192 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 293 cm (115 in) Puerto Rico Changas de Naranjito
19 Jusino, Ana SofíaAna Sofía Jusino 5 January 1995 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 310 cm (120 in) 294 cm (116 in) Puerto Rico Criollas de Caguas
20 Salas, StephanyStephany Salas 17 January 1992 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 78 kg (172 lb) 236 cm (93 in) 230 cm (91 in) Puerto Rico Changas de Naranjito
22 Joy, Adriana VinasAdriana Vinas Joy 1 March 1994 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 245 cm (96 in) 237 cm (93 in) Puerto Rico Gigantes de Carolina

Former squads[edit]

References[edit]

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