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2009 FIVB Men's Junior World Championship  |  Pune, India

 
 CUB / Cuba - Team Composition

 
Team manager Diago Izquierdo, Raul
Head coach Gala Rodriguez, Juan Carlos
Assistant coach Pimienta Allen, Pavel
Doctor
Therapist / trainer Tejeda Aguilar, Marcos
Journalist Ricardo Torres, Lissete
 
  No. Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  1 Wilfredo Leon Venero Leon 31/07/1993 201 85 350 346 Santiago de Cuba
  2   Moises Carrillo Renté Carrillo 21/05/1990 182 70 320 314 Ciudad de la Habana
  C 3 Osmel Camejo Durruthy Camejo 25/09/1989 200 82 267 351 C.Habana
  4   Armando Danger Mulen Danger 16/03/1989 190 92 348 335 Camaguey
  5 Alberto Daniel La Rosa Marquez La Rosa 8/01/1989 201 82 259 339 Camaguey
  6   Carlos A. Legra Sanchez Legra 27/04/1989 198 85 351 330 C. Habana
  L 7 Sandy Andrade Fernandez Andrade 12/10/1989 180 71 315 305 Cienfuegos
  8   Rafael Ortiz Ortega Ortiz 3/02/1990 200 86 344 318 C. Habana
  9 Rolando Cepeda Abreu Cepeda 13/03/1989 198 77 359 344 S.Spiritus
  10   Yanier Mederos Arias Mederos 7/03/1990 192 86 251 345 Matanzas
  11 Juan A. Leon Gonzalez J. Leon 15/01/1992 198 81 340 325 C. Habana
  12   Jorge Mencia Zaroza Mencia 14/04/1990 195 75 343 338 Santi Spiritus
  13 Leonardo Leyva Martinez Leyva 23/03/1990 206 73 249 339 Ciudad de la Habana
  14   Yosvany Hernandez Carbonell Hernandez C 23/06/1991 200 90 344 336 Cienfuegos
  15 Leandro Macias Infante Macias 13/02/1990 192 70 325 318 Santiago de Cuba
  16   Fernando Hernandez Ramos Hernandez 11/09/1989 196 78 358 339 C.Habana
  17 Isbel Mesa Sandobal Mesa 2/06/1989 204 89 358 331 C. Habana
  18   Hiroshi Centelles Rosales Centelles 14/08/1990 195 72 345 340 Ciudad de la Habana
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

Cuba is participating in its tenth World Junior Championship, with concrete aspirations of winding up with a podium finish.

The players are experienced and are committed and eager to achieve their objectives.

In 2005, Cuba won the bronze medal the tournament, and the team is approaching this year's competition as an opportunity to enjoy more success, based on a sound technical foundation and a year of preparation.

Coach profile

Juan Carlos Gala Rodriguez is a graduate in Physical Culture and a specialist in volleyball with a wide range of experience at the junior level, where he has achieved some great results on both national and international stages.

Gala Rodriguez was the technical director of the Trinidad & Tobago national team for four years.

He participated as technical director in NORCECA tournaments and the ALBA Games as well as in preparatory sessions for several competitions, always with good results.

Gala Rodriguez will head Cuba at the Junior World Championship, and the team aspires to be among the finalists and to win a medal.

   
 

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