TEAM COMPOSITION

 SVK / Slovakia - Team Composition

 
Team manager SKLENAR Jozef
Head coach ROJKO Marek
Assistant coach MICEK Lukas
Doctor PREKOP Igor
Therapist / trainer SIROCKY Jan
Journalist HUDEC Filip
 
    No.   Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  2 Simona LUKACOVA LUKACOVA 24.10.1992 180 59 290 260 COP NITRA
  3   Romana HUDECOVA HUDECOVA 21.09.1993 179 60 298 270 COP NITRA
  4 Dominika DROBNAKOVA DROBNAKOVA 04.06.1992 182 53 305 298 COP NITRA
  C 5   Karin PALGUTOVA PALGUTOVA 12.02.1993 188 62 305 300 DOPRASTAV BRATISLAVA
  7 Tatiana CRKONOVA CRKONOVA 07.01.1992 186 68 310 305 DOPRASTAV BRATISLAVA
  10   Simona KOSOVA KOSOVA 27.03.1992 188 67 300 295 SLAVIA UK BRATISLAVA
  11 Nina HERELOVA HERELOVA 30.07.1993 182 67 295 280 SLAVIA UK BRATISLAVA
  12   Nikola RADOSOVA RADOSOVA 03.05.1992 186 66 310 300 SVS POST SCHWECHAT
  13 Romana KRISKOVA KRISKOVA 02.05.1993 189 66 305 295 SLAVIA UK BRATISLAVA
  L 15   Lucia NIKMONOVA NIKMONOVA 13.10.1993 176 61 287 270 COP NITRA
  16 Jaroslava SMATANIKOVA SMATANIKOVA 05.01.1992 178 65 280 270 SLAVIA UK BRATISLAVA
  18   Maria KOSTELANSKA KOSTELANSKA 08.01.1993 172 52 287 280 OA POVAZSKA BYSTRICA
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

Slovakia began their youth programme in 2008 and were succesful from the start. They qualified in for 2009 CEV European Youth Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands and finished fourth. This means they also booked a ticket to the 2009 FIVB Volleyball Girls’ Youth World Championship in Thailand where under coach Marek Hencek they finished 14th. The team was also successful in the junior category. They finished sixth at the 2010 CEV European Junior Championships in Serbia and qualified for the upcoming 2011 FIVB Volleyball Women’s Junior World Championship in Peru.

This is the first women´s Slovakian youth team which has qualified for all final European and World tournaments

Coach profile

Marek Rojko has had a distinguished career as a coach, starting as assistant coach at VKP Bratislava before taking on the coaches position. From 2006 to now he is coach of the women’s team Doprastav Bratislava and since 2009 he has coached the Slovak junior women’s team.