USA Volleyball’s response to COVID-19 and guidelines toward Return to Play.

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CareerTimeline

Most Notable

  • Volleyball icon Member of the U.S. Women's Sitting Team named Team USA's 2016 "Best Paralympic Team"
  • Volleyball icon She is a member of the Dick's Contenders Program
  • Volleyball icon Awarded the John Smillie Award by the East Coast Conference in 2010

Events

  • flag 2020 USA Exhibitions vs Canada and Russia at Colorado Crossroads
  • Medal 2019 World ParaVolley World Super 6 - Gold
  • flag 2019 USA Exhibitions vs Canada at Colorado Crossroads
  • Medal 2019 Parapan American Games - Gold
  • flag 2018 USA Exhibitions vs Russia and Canada at Colorado Crossroads
  • Medal 2018 ParaVolley World Championships - Silver
  • Medal 2017 World ParaVolley World Super 6 - Silver
  • 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro - Gold
  • Medal 2016 ParaVolley Intercontinental Cup - Gold
  • Medal 2015 ParaPan American Games - Gold
  • Medal 2014 ParaVolley World Championships - Silver
  • Medal 2011 Parapan American Zonal Championship - Gold

Personal Highlights

  • Volleyball icon Born in 1989
  • Volleyball icon Mother's name is Vilma
  • Volleyball icon Majored in speech pathology
  • Volleyball icon Conference Player of the Year honors her senior year of high school

 

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  • On the importance of mental health"Mental health is what took the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team from winning silver medals to gold. It's the force behind our ability to understand and perform next to each other."