Famous Volleyball Players Olympians Beach and Indoor World Champions 

Get motivated by the player profiles of famous volleyball players Logan Tom, Jaqueline Carvalho, Ekaterina Gamova, Francesca Piccinini, Saori Kimura and more.

USA women's first ever Olympic silver medalists, '84 Los Angeles Olympics. Famous volleyball players Julie Vollertsen, Rose Magers, Paula Weishoff, Flo Hyman, Rita Crockett and Debbie Green.USA women's first ever Olympic silver medalists, '84 Los Angeles Olympics. Famous volleyball players Julie Vollertsen, Rose Magers, Paula Weishoff, Flo Hyman, Rita Crockett and Debbie Green.

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    ....1984 US Olympic silver medalists players like Flo Hyman, Debbie Green, Paula Weishoff, Rose Magers and Rita Crockett...


1984 US Olympic silver medalists players like Flo Hyman, Debbie Green, Paula Weishoff, Rose Magers and Rita Crockett...

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three-time Olympic indoor volleyball gold medalists Cuban women's team who reigned supreme in the 80s and 90s...

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three-time Olympic beach volleyball gold medalists Kerri Walsh Jennings and partner Misty May Treanor who proved to be unbeatable throughout the 2000s...

Famous volleyball players ...three-time Olympic beach volleyball gold medalists Kerri Walsh Jennings and partner Misty May Treanor who proved to be unbeatable throughout the 2000s...D. CoomberFamous volleyball players ...three-time Olympic beach volleyball gold medalists Kerri Walsh Jennings and partner Misty May Treanor who proved to be unbeatable throughout the 2000s...D. Coomber

...female volleyball players around the world have pushed the standards of excellence to higher and higher  limits. 


Famous Volleyball Players Taught Me Everything


I was fortunate to play with and against and to be taught and coached by quite a few of these players in my college, beach and professional career.

What I want to do on this site is to share with you information, from the most inspirational players  to play the sport.

But only a select few female players have set, broken and surpassed standards established by those who played before them. 




Famous Volleyball
Players Profiles


By reading the lessons of these famous volleyball players their information may help you learn the lessons and tips you need to understand in order to perform well during your volleyball drills, practices, games, tournaments and competitions.


Learn the secrets to the success of these famous volleyball players by reading the player profiles of 


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Volleyball Players





Famous Girls High School Volleyball Players


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Famous Volleyball Players
Logan Tom


Logan Tom is a Stanford grad and was one of the youngest players to be named to a USA Olympic volleyball team who played in four Olympics as an outside hitter. 


Famous Volleyball Players
Francesca Piccinini


Francesca Piccinini's 25 year professional playing career comes to an end in 2019. 

At the age of 41, Francesca Piccinini, the iconic Italian pro volleyball player brings her remarkable playing career to a close.


Famous Volleyball Players
Ekaterina Gamova


Ekaterina Gamova is one of Russia's most famous volleyball players during the 1990s and 2000s. The opposite was one of the strongest hitters in the world.


Famous Volleyball Players
Saori Kimura


Saori Kimura is one of Japan's All Star volleyball legends.

Get to know a few facts about Saori who recently retired in 2017.


Famous Volleyball Players
April Ross


April Ross is a two-time Olympian preparing for the Tokyo Olympics with new partner Alix Klineman.

Will they win a gold medal?


Famous Volleyball Players
Jordan Larson


Famous volleyball player Jordan Larson and the USA Volleyball team will make a push to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to compete for a gold medal. 


Famous Volleyball Players
Kelsey Robinson


Kelsey Robinson is talented enough to be an elite pro level outside hitter and starting libero for the USA Volleyball National Team.


Famous Volleyball Players
Lauren Carlini

Lauren Carlini is one of three American setters trying to qualify to make the USA Volleyball Tokyo 2020 Olympic Team.


Famous Volleyball Players
Lang Ping

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lang Ping (Contretemps)Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lang Ping (Contretemps)

Famous Volleyball Players
Jaqueline Carvalho


Famous Volleyball Players
Liz Masakayan

One of the most competitive players in American beach volleyball history,  Liz Masakyan was voted MVP by the players on the Women's Pro Beach Volleyball AssociationOne of the most competitive players in American beach volleyball history, Liz Masakyan was voted MVP by the players on the Women's Pro Beach Volleyball Association


One of the most competitive players in American beach volleyball history,  Liz Masakyan was voted by the players on the Women's Pro Beach Volleyball Association, the first professional beach tour in the United States exclusively for women, as the Most Valuable Player in 1992 and was the co-winner in 1993.


Famous Volleyball Players
Karolyn Kirby


Before Misty May Treanor and Kerri Walsh, Karolyn Kirby held the record for winning the most event titles (67) than any other woman on the pro beach circuits.


Famous Volleyball Players
Angela Rock

Of all the famous beach volleyball players in the US, Angela Rock was most well-known for having a tough jump serve that she used to score points in games. 


Famous Volleyball Players
Jennifer Kessy

US Olympic silver medalist Jen Kessy Boss now coaches her former Olympic partner April Ross and Alix Klineman. (Matt Ladner)US Olympic silver medalist Jen Kessy Boss now coaches her former Olympic partner April Ross and Alix Klineman. (Matt Ladner)


Jennifer Kessy, Olympic Silver medalist in the TeamUSA video series "Qualified" talks about the power of the podium, strength and motivation after failure.


Famous Volleyball Players
Tijana Boskovic



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