TEAM COMPOSITION

 
 PUR / Puerto Rico - Team Composition

 
Team manager Rigel Colon
Head coach Eric Gonzalez
Assistant coach Jose Barcelo
Doctor
Therapist / trainer Katherine Carrion
Journalist
 
    No.   Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  C 1 Daly Santana Santana 19.02.1995 185 65 300 274 National Team
  2   Pilar Marie Victoria Victoria 11.10.1995 182 53 301 268 National Team
  3 Kanisha Jimenez Jimenez 28.11.1995 185 56 295 291 National Team
  4   Dalianliz Rosado Rosado 17.11.1995 170 56 298 292 National Team
  5 Lucia Castro Castro 06.06.1994 185 63 302 297 National Team
  6   Lorena Marquez Marquez 05.02.1994 183 61 270 268 National Team
  7 Dianise Rodriguez Rodriguez 14.06.1995 174 50 283 268 National Team
  8   Stephanie Massanet Massanet 14.10.1994 189 69 296 279 National Team
  9 Wendy Flores Flores 28.04.1994 185 81 294 288 National Team
  10   Jizzyan Gesualdo Gesualdo 19.07.1994 189 74 277 271 Ponce
  11 Wilmarie Rivera Rivera 14.02.1997 178 58 294 288 National Team
  12   Genesis Miranda Miranda 05.06.1996 180 56 288 283 National Team
  13 Joscelyn Coronel Coronel 02.01.1998 185 63 302 297 National Team
  14   Ana Sofia Jusino Jusino 05.01.1994 189 65 310 294 National Team
  15 Katia Sanchez Sanchez 29.11.1995 68 194 306 299 National Team
  16   Joahnie Astacio Astacio 06.09.1995 182 76 289 282 National Team
  17 Alba Hernandez Hernandez 03.10.1994 207 87 305 293 National Team
  18   Gabriela Varela Varela 26.02.1995 182 62 288 282 National Team
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

PUERTO RICO GIRL'S YOUTH NATIONAL TEAM

Puerto Rico Girl's Youth National team qualify to FIVB World Championship in Turkey, after finish in third place during the 2010 NORCECA Championship in Guatemala. The squad beat Dominican Republic in the match per third place and last position in Turkey WC.

The team training hard during the last eight month, under the supervision of head coach, Eric Gonzalez.

Puerto Rico celebrated different friendly matches against local team, also international club. During last april participate in invitational tournament in Peru, also play the I Youth Pan American Cup in Mexico.

This will be the five participation of the Island in Girl's Youth World Championship, the best place are 10th in 1991 in Portugal.

 

Coach profile

This is the first FIVB Volleyball Girls’ Youth World Championship for Eric Gonzalez since he began his tenure with the team at last year’s NORCECA Championship in Guatemala.
 
Gonzalez has also worked as assistant coach of Alejandro Arconada’s Youth & U-15 teams for the last year as well.
 
Gonzalez is the second generation of coaching in Puerto Rico sport as his father, Alejandro ‘Witito’ Gonzalez, is a coach in the national baseball league and was also one of the greatest amateur baseball players in the island’s history.