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2009 FIVB Women's Junior World Championship  |  Tijuana & Mexicali, Mexico
16 - 25 July 2009
 
 CUB / Cuba - Team Composition

 
Team manager Hernandez Rodriguez, Argelio
Head coach Olazabal Herrera, Joel
Assistant coach Cruz Cabrera, Juan Carlos
Doctor Acosta Chacon, Siggilfredo
Therapist / trainer Garcia Campos, Victor
Journalist Nacianceno, Alfonzo
 
  No. Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  C 1 Wilma Salas Rosell Salas 9/03/1991 188 60 313 298 Santiago de Cuba
  4   Yoana Palacio Mendoza Palacios 6/10/1990 184 67 313 300 Cuidad Habana
  6 Dairilys Cruz Perez Cruz 12/09/1990 183 65 310 305 Villa Clara
  L 7   Gretchen Valladares Pedroso Valladares 21/02/1992 165 57 290 271 La Habana
  10 Daymara Lescay Cajigal Lescay 5/09/1992 184 72 308 290 Guantanamo
  11   Cheila Cardona Silveira Cardona 1/06/1992 185 88 311 292 Holguin
  12 Lilianny Marsillan Aguero Marsillan 5/10/1991 181 65 300 295 Cienfuegos
  13   Rosanna Giel Ramos Giel 10/06/1992 187 62 320 315 Ciego de Avila
  14 Yamila Hernandez Santas Santas 8/11/1992 182 69 301 285 La Habana
  16   Yudit Pumariega de Leon Pumariega 19/02/1991 186 65 310 300 Cienfuegos
  17 Gyselle de la Caridad Silva Franco Silva 29/10/1991 184 70 302 295 Santiago de Cuba
  18   Anay Hernandez Drake Hernandez 18/02/1991 178 60 310 300 Las Tunas
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

The Cuban Women's Junior Team will be making its tenth appearance at the World Junior Championship this year, and is banking on its skill, technical ability, and desire to put in a good performance at the tournament.

The team is confident the Mexican public will enjoy Cuba's modern and attack-minded style of playing, which has already produced a number of good results at international competitions leading up the World Championship.

Coach profile

Joel Olazabal Herrera has coached the Cuban Women's Junior National Team for four years.

The team achieved its goal of qualifying for the World Championship in Mexico from the NORCECA bracket. The team has participated in several international competitions in Venezuela, Peru, Mexico and elsewhere in preparation for the tournament.

 

 

   
 

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