Jordan Larson Pro Volleyball Player and Olympic Gold Medalist

Jordan Larson volleyball professional is an American player and captain of America's first Olympic gold medal winning team is an international volleyball star

Jordan Larson Volleyball Professional Player

The Jordan Larson volleyball player profile found on this page contains quick facts and biographical information about this iconic Olympic gold medal winning volleyball player. 

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In this episode of the USA Volleyball show, Clarence and Stephen welcome back

  • three-time Olympian,
  • Tokyo gold medalist and
  • U.S. Women's National Team outside hitter 

Jordan Larson 

Jordan talks about being back in the USA gym, shares her Olympic experiences from Tokyo and winning gold, and discuss this year's Volleyball Nations League.

Jordan Larson
Pro Volleyball Player Profile

Jordan participated in a lot of sports growing up as an adolescent, but volleyball was the one that became her favorite.

From her small hometown of Hooper, Nebraska with a population of 832 people, she became an international volleyball star.

She played high school volleyball for Logan View High School in Hooper, Nebraska.[4]

She was named to the Super-State first team in her last three seasons.

In 2003, she had 15.08 kills per game to set a Class C1 state record and led LVHS to the state finals.

In 2004, as a senior, she set a C1 record with 501 kills, and Logan View made it to the Class C1 state semifinals. She was named Nebraska Gatorade High School Player of the Year.[5]

She graduated from the University of Nebraska in 2008 with a degree in communications with a minor in psychology.

Jordan Larson Pro Volleyball Player
College Volleyball Accomplishments

  • 2005 AVCA Central Region Freshman of the Year
  • 2005 Big 12 Freshman of the Year
  • 2005 Honorable-Mention All-Big 12
  • 2006 First-Team AVCA All-American
  • 2006 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region
  • 2006 Three-Time First-Team All-Big 12
  • 2006 Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year 
  • 2006 NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team 
  • 2006 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region 
  • 2006 First-Team Academic All-Big 12 
  • 2007 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region 
  • 2007 Three-Time First-Team All-Big 12 
  • 2007 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region 
  • 2007 First-Team Academic All-Big 12 
  • 2007 Third-Team Academic All-District VII
  • 2008 First-Team AVCA All-American
  • 2008 Second-Team ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American
  • 2008 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region
  • 2008 Three-Time First-Team All-Big 12 
  • 2008 Big 12 Player of the Year
  • 2008 Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year 
  • 2008 Team Tri-Captain
  • 2008 NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team 
  • 2008 First-Team AVCA All-Central Region 
  • 2008 First-Team ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District VII
  • 2008 Ameritas Players Challenge MVP
  • 2008 First-Team Academic All-Big 12 
  • Five-Time Big 12 Honor Roll

Jordan Larson Volleyball Professional
Olympic Gold Medalist

  • Jordan is a three-time Olympic medalist with Team USA, winning gold at the Tokyo 2020 Games, bronze in 2016 and silver in 2012.

Jordan Larson Pro Volleyball Player 
USA Volleyball Player

Larson won gold with the national team at the

She also won gold at the 2014 World Championship with the U.S.

She spent several years with Turkish Club Eczacibasi, where she helped the club become the first in the world to win the FIVB World Club Championship back-to-back.

National team

Fun Facts About
Jordan Larson Volleyball Professional Player

Five fun facts about Jordan Larson's international career while on the USA Volleyball National team.  

  • Turkish Women's Volleyball League, Liga de Voleibol Superior Femenino, Chinese Volleyball League, Women’s Super League (Russia)
  • Her 2020 Olympics win allowed her to complete the trifecta of winning an Olympic bronze, silver, and gold medal.

Individual Awards 

Jordan Larson
Pro Volleyball Player

During the inaugural season of the Athletes Unlimited professional volleyball league, Jordan earned 4,569 total points in Season 1, and was named the inaugural Athletes Unlimited Volleyball Champion.












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