TEAM COMPOSITION

 
 TUR / Turkey - Team Composition

 
Team manager KOÇ Ilkay Selin
Head coach ÇATMA Sahin
Assistant coach DOGANCI Mustafa Suphi
Doctor YANMIS Ibrahim
Therapist / trainer CESUR Murat
Journalist ÇETINBAS Ilknur
 
    No.   Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  C 1 Damla CAKIROGLU CAKIROGLU 22.06.1994 179 67 302 293 TED KOLEJI
  2   Çagla Akin Akin 19.01.1995 177 70 285 275 Vakifbank
  3 Kubra Akman Akman 13.10.1994 197 89 310 300 VakifBank
  4   Lila TONER TONER 02.05.1995 182 81 295 283 TVF SPOR LISESI
  5 Seyma Ercan Ercan 05.07.1994 187 75 300 295 Eczac?basi
  6   Ceylan Arisan Arisan 01.01.1994 193 79 317 310 Sariyer Belediye
  7 Ceyda Aktas Aktas 18.08.1994 189 77 295 287 VAKIFBANK
  8   Buket YILMAZ YILMAZ 19.01.1994 179 73 273 253 TVF SPOR LISESI VOL. IHTISAS
  9 Asli Kalac Kalac 13.12.1995 183 73 296 289 Galatasaray
  10   Ece HOCAOGLU HOCAOGLU 05.03.1994 186 82 296 280 VAKIFBANK
  11 Kubra Kegan Kegan 18.07.1995 178 58 281 271 KARAYOLLARI
  12   Melisa KERMAN KERMAN 07.02.1994 189 86 294 290 TVF SPOR LISESI
  13 Sabriye GONULKIRMAZ GONULKIRMAZ 17.05.1994 186 76 298 288 YESILYURT
  14   Ecem ALICI ALICI 01.01.1994 181 66 292 278 GALATASARAY
  15 Cemre KUZULOGLU KUZULOGLU 17.01.1994 177 65 285 277 ECZACIBASI
  L 16   Dilek KINIK KINIK 14.01.1995 170 62 260 258 VAKIFBANK
  17 Nursevil Aydinlar Aydinlar 28.11.1995 187 64 293 285 KOC ILKOGRETIM OKULU
  L 18   Dilara Bagci Bagci 02.02.1994 165 62 270 260 ECZACIBASI
  L 19 Yesim DURMUS DURMUS 19.09.1995 160 51 260 255 ES SPOR
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

2011 is a golden year for the Turkey girls’ youth team. After a long preparation together during the national league season, they were crowned European champions.

The side continue to work towards the event following this and see the 2011 Balkan Championship as another opportunity to build towards their ultimate aim of becoming world champions.

Coach profile

Sahin Catma is coach of the current youth girls' team of Turkey.

He was born in 1960 and began his volleyball carreer as coach of the Turkish club Eskisehir Dsi. He continued to teach and coach at the Eskisehir Anatolie University.

He began his work with the Turkish women’s  teams in 1994 and for the past few seasons he has acted as coach of the Nilufer Belediye women’s sports club in the first division.

After becoming 2011 Youth Girls' European champions he has high hopes for his team.