June 22, 2021

U.S. Men Rebound Strong and Sweep Bulgaria at VNL

After a tough five-set loss to Slovenia, the U.S. Men rebounded with a sweep against Bulgaria (25-19, 26-24, 25-9) on Tuesday at the FIVB Volleyball Nations League in Rimini, Italy.

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U.S. Women's Sitting Team

June 18, 2021

Women’s Sitting Team Hosts Canada in Paralympic Preview

EDMOND, Okla. (June 17, 2021) – The U.S. Women’s Sitting Team is preparing for the Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 with an exhibition match on Saturday against Canada at 7 p.m. at the Wellness Center at the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. Spectators are welcome at the matches and admission is free. Masks are encouraged....

Sitting volleyball player Kari Miller

May 18, 2021

Kari Miller-Ortiz Goes from Court to Booth for Paralympic Games

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 18, 2021) – Three-time Paralympian and gold medalist Kari Miller-Ortiz may have retired from the U.S. Women’s Sitting National Team, but she has not left her sport behind. NBCUniversal announced Monday that Ortiz would be the color commentator for its Tokyo sitting volleyball broadcast. She will work with retired ice dancer...

May 16, 2021

Sitting Teams Have Different Views as Paralympic Games Draw Closer

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 16, 2021) – With 100 days to go until the Tokyo Paralympic Games, which begin Aug. 24, the U.S. Women’s and Men’s Sitting National Teams are in two different places. The U.S. WSNT, ranked No. 1 in the world, goes into Tokyo as the defending gold medalist. The team qualified in...

Jamie Davis

March 24, 2021

USA Volleyball Signs MOUs with Japanese Training Sites

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 24, 2021) – USA Volleyball signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on Tuesday with three groups in Japan that will host U.S. teams preparing for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Mishima City, Japan plans to host the U.S. Men’s National Team for training prior to the start of the Tokyo Olympic Games,...

Paralympic athletes Eric Duda and Nicky Nieves

January 22, 2021

Paralympians Step Forward to Represent Fellow Athletes

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 22, 2021) – Two USA Volleyball Paralympians have accepted leadership roles to represent their fellow athletes. Paralympian Nicky Nieves has been elected as the women’s sitting volleyball representative to the USA Volleyball Board of Directors. Paralympian Eric Duda has been elected as USA Volleyball’s representative to the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic...

October 6, 2020

Coaches Celebrate Their Special Day

Coaches talk about why they love what they do.

August 18, 2020

Kessel Has Played Big Role for USAV

Development Director John Kessel has helped coach the coaches for 35 years at USAV

April 24, 2020

USAV Sitting Players, Coaches Recognized by WPV

Seven recognized by World ParaVolley

April 3, 2020

Zummo Creating Masks for Local Community

2016 Paralympic gold medalist libero using quarantine time in a purposeful way to benefit medical community

March 9, 2020

Women’s Sitting Falls to Russia Ending Win Streak

Top-ranked Team USA ends Crossroads Exhibitions at 4-1 and has 29-match win streak end

March 9, 2020

Women’s Sitting Team Defeats Brazil, Russia in Four

Team USA takes a 29-0 win streak into Monday's Crossroads exhibition finale with Russia

March 8, 2020

Women’s Sitting Team Starts 2020 Strong

Team USA defeats Russia 3-0, Brazil 3-2 during Colorado Crossroads exhibition matches

March 6, 2020

Women’s Sitting Team Opens 2020 at Crossroads

Worlds's No. 1 Team USA hosts 2020 Paralympic Games qualified Brazil and Russia March 7-9 in Denver

February 11, 2020

Women’s Sitting Team Hosting Matches in Denver

Top-ranked USA hosting reigning world champion Russia and Paralympic qualified Brazil March 7-9 in Denver

January 31, 2020

USAV Names Women’s Sitting Team of the Year

U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball National Team goes 25-0 in 2019 and hold No. 1 world ranking

January 1, 2020

USA Volleyball National Teams Decade in Review

Top USA Volleyball national team moments on the court from 2010 to 2019

December 12, 2019

Burkland Named USAV Female Sitting Player of Year

Tia Edwards named USA Volleyball Female Sitting Most Improved Player of Year

December 10, 2019

Women’s Sitting Team Earns Team USA Best of November

World Super 6 title and undefeated 2019 season propels U.S. Women's Sitting Team to honor

November 17, 2019

Undefeated! Women’s Sitting Team Wins Super 6 Gold

Team USA sweeps Russia in title match, finishes tournament 7-0 and 2019 undefeated at 25-0

November 16, 2019

Women’s Sitting Team Heads to Super 6 Gold Match

Team USA defeats host Japan and Russia to stretch World Super 6 record to 6-0

November 15, 2019

Women’s Sitting Team Sweeps Ukraine at Super 6

Team USA improves to 4-0 at Super 6, finishes pool play on Saturday before playing in gold-medal match Sunday