# Volleyball at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's team rosters

Volleyball at the 2016 Summer Olympics | ||
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Indoor | ||

Qualification | men | women |

Tournament | men | women |

Rosters | men | women |

Beach | ||

Qualification | men | women |

Tournament | men | women |

This article shows the rosters of all participating teams at the **women's indoor volleyball tournament** at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

## Contents

## Pool A[edit]

### Argentina[edit]

The following is the Argentine roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[1]}^{[2]}

Head coach: Guillermo Orduna

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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2 | Tanya Acosta | 11 March 1991 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 287 cm (113 in) | 280 cm (110 in) | Gimnasia y Esgrima (LP) |

3 | Yamila Nizetich (C) | 27 January 1989 | 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Nilufer |

5 | Lucía Fresco | 14 May 1991 | 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) | 92 kg (203 lb) | 304 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Robur Tiboni Urbino Volley |

9 | Clarisa Sagardía | 29 June 1989 | 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 290 cm (110 in) | 280 cm (110 in) | Boca Juniors |

10 | Emilce Sosa | 11 September 1987 | 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Esporte Clube Pinheiros |

11 | Julieta Lazcano | 25 July 1989 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | Istres Volley-Ball |

12 | Tatiana Rizzo (L) | 30 December 1986 | 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) | 64 kg (141 lb) | 280 cm (110 in) | 268 cm (106 in) | Boca Juniors |

13 | Leticia Boscacci | 8 November 1985 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 284 cm (112 in) | VC Kanti Schaffhausen |

14 | Josefina Fernández | 17 August 1991 | 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 294 cm (116 in) | 284 cm (112 in) | Hotel VFM |

16 | Florencia Busquets | 27 June 1989 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Hotel VFM |

18 | Yael Castiglione | 27 September 1985 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 295 cm (116 in) | 281 cm (111 in) | Rio do Sul |

19 | Morena Franchi | 19 February 1993 | 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in) | 62 kg (137 lb) | 285 cm (112 in) | 264 cm (104 in) | Vélez Sarsfield |

### Brazil[edit]

The following is the Brazilian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[3]}^{[4]}

Head coach: José Roberto Guimarães

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Fabiana Claudino (C) | 24 January 1985 | 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 314 cm (124 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | SESI São Paulo |

2 | Juciely Cristina Barreto | 18 December 1980 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 71 kg (157 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 289 cm (114 in) | Rio de Janeiro VC |

3 | Dani Lins | 5 January 1985 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 290 cm (110 in) | 276 cm (109 in) | Osasco VC |

5 | Adenízia da Silva | 18 December 1986 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Osasco VC |

6 | Thaísa Menezes | 15 May 1987 | 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 316 cm (124 in) | 301 cm (119 in) | Osasco VC |

8 | Jaqueline Carvalho | 31 December 1986 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 286 cm (113 in) | Minas Tênis Clube |

10 | Gabriela Guimarães | 19 May 1994 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 59 kg (130 lb) | 295 cm (116 in) | 274 cm (108 in) | Rio de Janeiro VC |

12 | Natália Pereira | 4 April 1989 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 288 cm (113 in) | Rio de Janeiro VC |

13 | Sheilla Castro | 1 July 1983 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 64 kg (141 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 284 cm (112 in) | VakifBank Istanbul |

16 | Fernanda Garay | 10 May 1986 | 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 308 cm (121 in) | 288 cm (113 in) | Dinamo Moscow |

17 | Fabíola de Souza | 3 February 1983 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 285 cm (112 in) | Voléro Zürich |

19 | Léia Silva (L) | 3 January 1985 | 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) | 60 kg (130 lb) | 268 cm (106 in) | 254 cm (100 in) | Minas TC |

### Cameroon[edit]

The following was the Cameroonian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[5]}^{[6]}

Head coach: Jean-René Akono

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Stéphanie Fotso Mogoung | 25 September 1987 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 296 cm (117 in) | 259 cm (102 in) | VBC Chamalières |

2 | Christelle Tchoudjang (C) | 7 July 1989 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 80 kg (180 lb) | 295 cm (116 in) | 260 cm (100 in) | VBC Chamalières |

4 | Raïssa Nasser (L) | 19 August 1994 | 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 270 cm (110 in) | 265 cm (104 in) | La Rochelle |

5 | Théorine Aboa Mbeza | 25 August 1992 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 285 cm (112 in) | 270 cm (110 in) | FAP Yaoundé |

6 | Laetitia Moma Bassoko | 9 October 1993 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 81 kg (179 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 287 cm (113 in) | VBC Chamalières |

7 | Henriette Koulla | 14 September 1992 | 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 275 cm (108 in) | 250 cm (98 in) | Tremblay AC |

10 | Berthrade Bikatal | 23 July 1992 | 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 297 cm (117 in) | 253 cm (100 in) | Nyong-et-Kéllé |

11 | Victoire L'or Ngon Ntame | 31 December 1985 | 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 288 cm (113 in) | 253 cm (100 in) | INJS Yaoundé |

12 | Fawziya Abdoulkarim | 1 March 1989 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 292 cm (115 in) | 259 cm (102 in) | Bafia Evolution |

13 | Madeleine Bodo Essissima | 29 April 1992 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 275 cm (108 in) | 270 cm (110 in) | FAP Yaoundé |

14 | Yolande Amana Guigolo | 15 September 1997 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 275 cm (108 in) | 270 cm (110 in) | Bafia Evolution |

15 | Emelda Piata Zessi | 8 April 1997 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 275 cm (108 in) | 270 cm (110 in) | Bafia Evolution |

### Japan[edit]

The following is the Japanese roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[7]}^{[8]}

Head coach: Masayoshi Manabe

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Miyu Nagaoka | 25 July 1991 | 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 310 cm (120 in) | 298 cm (117 in) | Hisamitsu Springs |

2 | Haruka Miyashita | 1 September 1994 | 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) | 61 kg (134 lb) | 298 cm (117 in) | 272 cm (107 in) | Okayama Seagulls |

3 | Saori Kimura (C) | 19 August 1986 | 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 304 cm (120 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | Toray Arrows |

5 | Arisa Sato (L) | 18 July 1989 | 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in) | 52 kg (115 lb) | 275 cm (108 in) | 266 cm (105 in) | Hitachi Rivale |

6 | Yurie Nabeya | 15 December 1993 | 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) | 58 kg (128 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 285 cm (112 in) | Denso Airybees |

7 | Mai Yamaguchi | 3 July 1983 | 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) | 62 kg (137 lb) | 304 cm (120 in) | 292 cm (115 in) | Okayama Seagulls |

9 | Haruyo Shimamura | 4 March 1992 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 299 cm (118 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | NEC Red Rockets |

11 | Erika Araki | 3 August 1984 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 304 cm (120 in) | 301 cm (119 in) | Toyota Queenseis |

12 | Yuki Ishii | 8 May 1991 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 286 cm (113 in) | Hisamitsu Springs |

16 | Saori Sakoda | 18 December 1987 | 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 279 cm (110 in) | Toray Arrows |

18 | Kotoki Zayasu | 11 January 1990 | 1.59 m (5 ft 3 in) | 57 kg (126 lb) | 270 cm (110 in) | 255 cm (100 in) | Hisamitsu Springs |

20 | Kanami Tashiro | 25 March 1991 | 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) | 66 kg (146 lb) | 283 cm (111 in) | 273 cm (107 in) | Toray Arrows |

### Russia[edit]

The following is the Russian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[9]}^{[10]}

Head coach: Yuri Marichev

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Yana Shcherban | 6 September 1989 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 71 kg (157 lb) | 298 cm (117 in) | 294 cm (116 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

3 | Elena Ezhova | 14 August 1977 | 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) | 69 kg (152 lb) | 288 cm (113 in) | 282 cm (111 in) | Dynamo Kazan |

4 | Irina Zaryazhko | 4 October 1991 | 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Uralochka Ekaterinburg |

6 | Daria Malygina | 4 April 1994 | 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) | 82 kg (181 lb) | 317 cm (125 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | Zarechie Odintsovo |

8 | Nataliya Goncharova | 1 June 1989 | 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 306 cm (120 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

9 | Vera Ulyakina | 21 August 1986 | 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 298 cm (117 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

10 | Ekaterina Kosianenko (C) | 2 February 1990 | 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) | 64 kg (141 lb) | 290 cm (110 in) | 285 cm (112 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

14 | Irina Fetisova | 7 September 1994 | 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 307 cm (121 in) | 286 cm (113 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

15 | Tatiana Kosheleva | 23 December 1988 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | Dinamo Krasnodar |

16 | Irina Voronkova | 20 October 1995 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 84 kg (185 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Zarechie Odintsovo |

19 | Anna Malova (L) | 16 April 1990 | 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) | 59 kg (130 lb) | 286 cm (113 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Dynamo Moscow |

20 | Anastasia Shlyakhovaya | 5 October 1990 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 69 kg (152 lb) | 313 cm (123 in) | 307 cm (121 in) | Dinamo Krasnodar |

### South Korea[edit]

The following is the South Korean roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[11]}^{[12]}^{[13]}

Head coach: Lee Jung-chul

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

3 | Lee Hyo-hee | 9 September 1980 | 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) | 57 kg (126 lb) | 280 cm (110 in) | 271 cm (107 in) | Korea Expressway Corp. |

4 | Kim Hee-jin | 29 April 1991 | 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | IBK Altos |

5 | Kim Hae-ran (L) | 16 March 1984 | 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) | 57 kg (126 lb) | 280 cm (110 in) | 270 cm (110 in) | Korea Ginseng Corp. |

6 | Hwang Youn-joo | 13 August 1986 | 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) | 64 kg (141 lb) | 285 cm (112 in) | 265 cm (104 in) | Hyundai E&C |

7 | Lee Jae-yeong | 15 October 1996 | 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 286 cm (113 in) | 267 cm (105 in) | Heungkuk Life Insurance |

8 | Nam Jie-youn | 15 May 1983 | 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) | 61 kg (134 lb) | 285 cm (112 in) | 273 cm (107 in) | IBK Altos |

10 | Kim Yeon-koung (C) | 26 February 1988 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 310 cm (120 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Fenerbahçe |

11 | Kim Su-ji | 11 July 1987 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 303 cm (119 in) | 294 cm (116 in) | Heungkuk Life Insurance |

13 | Park Jeong-ah | 26 March 1993 | 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | IBK Altos |

14 | Yang Hyo-jin | 14 December 1989 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 308 cm (121 in) | 301 cm (119 in) | Hyundai E&C |

16 | Bae Yoo-na | 30 November 1989 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 66 kg (146 lb) | 288 cm (113 in) | 280 cm (110 in) | Korea Expressway Corp. |

17 | Yeum Hye-seon | 3 February 1991 | 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 278 cm (109 in) | 263 cm (104 in) | Hyundai E&C |

## Pool B[edit]

### China[edit]

The following is the Chinese roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[14]}^{[15]}

Head coach: Lang Ping

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2016–17 club |
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1 | Yuan Xinyue | 21 December 1996 | 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 317 cm (125 in) | 311 cm (122 in) | Bayi |

2 | Zhu Ting | 29 November 1994 | 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 327 cm (129 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | VakıfBank |

3 | Yang Fangxu | 6 October 1994 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 71 kg (157 lb) | 308 cm (121 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Shandong |

6 | Gong Xiangyu | 21 April 1997 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 313 cm (123 in) | 302 cm (119 in) | Jiangsu |

7 | Wei Qiuyue | 26 September 1988 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Tianjin |

9 | Zhang Changning | 6 November 1995 | 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) | 80 kg (180 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 303 cm (119 in) | Jiangsu |

10 | Liu Xiaotong | 16 February 1990 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Beijing |

11 | Xu Yunli | 2 August 1987 | 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 325 cm (128 in) | 306 cm (120 in) | Fujian |

12 | Hui Ruoqi (C) | 4 March 1991 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | Jiangsu |

15 | Lin Li (L) | 5 July 1992 | 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 294 cm (116 in) | 294 cm (116 in) | Fujian |

16 | Ding Xia | 13 January 1990 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 61 kg (134 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Liaoning |

17 | Yan Ni | 2 March 1987 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 317 cm (125 in) | 306 cm (120 in) | Liaoning |

### Italy[edit]

The following is the Italian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[16]}^{[17]}

Head coach: Marco Bonitta

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Serena Ortolani | 7 January 1987 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 310 cm (120 in) | Imoco Volley |

4 | Alessia Orro | 18 July 1998 | 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 308 cm (121 in) | 302 cm (119 in) | Club Italia |

6 | Monica De Gennaro (L) | 8 January 1987 | 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 270 cm (110 in) | 265 cm (104 in) | Imoco Volley |

7 | Martina Guiggi | 1 May 1984 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 80 kg (180 lb) | 317 cm (125 in) | 312 cm (123 in) | AGIL Novara |

8 | Alessia Gennari | 3 November 1991 | 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 238 cm (94 in) | Foppapedretti Bergamo |

9 | Nadia Centoni | 19 June 1981 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 311 cm (122 in) | Galatasaray S.K. |

11 | Cristina Chirichella | 10 February 1994 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 320 cm (130 in) | 315 cm (124 in) | AGIL Novara |

14 | Eleonora Lo Bianco | 22 December 1979 | 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Galatasaray S.K. |

15 | Antonella Del Core (C) | 5 November 1980 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 310 cm (120 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | Dynamo Kazan |

16 | Miriam Sylla | 8 January 1995 | 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) | 80 kg (180 lb) | 320 cm (130 in) | 315 cm (124 in) | Foppapedretti Bergamo |

18 | Paola Egonu | 18 December 1998 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 336 cm (132 in) | 330 cm (130 in) | Club Italia |

20 | Anna Danesi | 20 April 1996 | 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 312 cm (123 in) | 308 cm (121 in) | Club Italia |

### Netherlands[edit]

The following is the Dutch roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[18]}^{[19]}

Head coach: Giovanni Guidetti

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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2 | Femke Stoltenborg | 30 July 1991 | 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) | 81 kg (179 lb) | 303 cm (119 in) | 299 cm (118 in) | MTV Stuttgart |

3 | Yvon Beliën | 28 December 1993 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 307 cm (121 in) | 303 cm (119 in) | River Volley Piacenza |

4 | Celeste Plak | 26 October 1995 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 87 kg (192 lb) | 314 cm (124 in) | 302 cm (119 in) | Volley Bergamo |

5 | Robin de Kruijf | 5 May 1991 | 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) | 81 kg (179 lb) | 313 cm (123 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | VakifBank Istanbul |

6 | Maret Balkestein-Grothues (C) | 16 September 1988 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 304 cm (120 in) | 285 cm (112 in) | Atom Trefl Sopot |

7 | Quinta Steenbergen | 2 April 1985 | 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 309 cm (122 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | VK Prostějov |

8 | Judith Pietersen | 3 July 1989 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 306 cm (120 in) | 296 cm (117 in) | Pallavolo Scandicci |

9 | Myrthe Schoot (L) | 29 August 1988 | 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 298 cm (117 in) | 286 cm (113 in) | Dresdner SC |

10 | Lonneke Slöetjes | 15 November 1990 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 322 cm (127 in) | 315 cm (124 in) | VakifBank Istanbul |

11 | Anne Buijs | 2 December 1991 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 317 cm (125 in) | 299 cm (118 in) | VakifBank Istanbul |

14 | Laura Dijkema | 18 February 1990 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 70 kg (150 lb) | 293 cm (115 in) | 279 cm (110 in) | Dresdner SC |

16 | Debby Stam | 24 July 1984 | 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) | 69 kg (152 lb) | 303 cm (119 in) | 281 cm (111 in) | Rocheville Le Cannet |

### Puerto Rico[edit]

The following is the Puerto Rican roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[20]}^{[21]}

Head coach: Juan Carlos Núñez

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
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1 | Debora Seilhamer (L) | 4 October 1985 | 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) | 61 kg (134 lb) | 245 cm (96 in) | 240 cm (94 in) | Lancheras de Cataño |

2 | Shara Venegas (L) | 18 September 1992 | 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) | 68 kg (150 lb) | 280 cm (110 in) | 272 cm (107 in) | Criollas de Caguas |

3 | Vilmarie Mojica | 13 August 1985 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 295 cm (116 in) | 288 cm (113 in) | Valencianas de Juncos |

6 | Yarimar Rosa (C) | 20 June 1988 | 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) | 62 kg (137 lb) | 295 cm (116 in) | 285 cm (112 in) | Beşiktaş |

7 | Stephanie Enright | 15 December 1990 | 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) | 56 kg (123 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 292 cm (115 in) | Criollas de Caguas |

9 | Áurea Cruz | 10 January 1982 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 310 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | AGIL Novara |

10 | Diana Reyes | 24 April 1993 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 303 cm (119 in) | 299 cm (118 in) | Criollas de Caguas |

11 | Karina Ocasio | 1 August 1985 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 298 cm (117 in) | 288 cm (113 in) | Criollas de Caguas |

14 | Natalia Valentín | 12 September 1989 | 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) | 61 kg (134 lb) | 244 cm (96 in) | 240 cm (94 in) | Leonas de Ponce |

15 | Daly Santana | 19 February 1995 | 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 243 cm (96 in) | 219 cm (86 in) | Capitalinas de San Juan |

16 | Alexandra Oquendo | 3 February 1984 | 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 297 cm (117 in) | 284 cm (112 in) | Lancheras de Cataño |

18 | Lynda Morales | 20 May 1988 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 250 cm (98 in) | 248 cm (98 in) | Criollas de Caguas |

### Serbia[edit]

The following is the Serbian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.^{[22]}^{[23]}

Head coach: Zoran Terzić

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2015–16 club |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

1 | Bianka Buša | 25 July 1994 | 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) | 74 kg (163 lb) | 293 cm (115 in) | 282 cm (111 in) | CSM Târgoviște |

2 | Jovana Brakočević | 5 March 1988 | 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) | 82 kg (181 lb) | 310 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Vakıfbank Istanbul |

4 | Bojana Živković | 29 March 1988 | 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 292 cm (115 in) | Voléro Zürich |

6 | Tijana Malešević | 18 March 1991 | 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 286 cm (113 in) | AGIL Novara |

9 | Brankica Mihajlović | 13 April 1991 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 83 kg (183 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 311 cm (122 in) | Fenerbahçe |

10 | Maja Ognjenović (C) | 6 August 1984 | 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) | 67 kg (148 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | Nordmeccanica Piacenza |

11 | Stefana Veljković | 9 January 1990 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 320 cm (130 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | Chemik Police |

12 | Jelena Nikolić | 13 April 1982 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Bursa BB |

15 | Jovana Stevanović | 30 June 1992 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 308 cm (121 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Pomi Casalmaggiore |

16 | Milena Rašić | 25 October 1990 | 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 318 cm (125 in) | 315 cm (124 in) | VakifBank Istanbul |

17 | Silvija Popović (L) | 15 March 1986 | 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) | 65 kg (143 lb) | 286 cm (113 in) | 276 cm (109 in) | Voléro Zürich |

19 | Tijana Bošković | 8 March 1997 | 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) | 82 kg (181 lb) | 325 cm (128 in) | 317 cm (125 in) | Eczacıbaşı VitrA |

### United States[edit]

The following is the American roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's Nations League.^{[24]}^{[25]}^{[26]}

Head coach: |
Karch Kiraly |

Assistant: |
Slabe, Luka |

No. | Name | Date of birth | Height | Weight | Spike | Block | 2016–17 club |
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1 | Micha Hancock | 10 November 1992 | 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) | 76 kg (168 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 297 cm (117 in) | Pro Victoria Pallavolo |

3 | Carli Lloyd | 6 August 1989 | 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 313 cm (123 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Gremio Recreativo Barueri |

4 | Justine Orantes-Wong (L) | 6 October 1984 | 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) | 66 kg (146 lb) | 282 cm (111 in) | 277 cm (109 in) | USA Women's Volleyball Team |

5 | Rachael Adams | 3 June 1990 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 81 kg (179 lb) | 318 cm (125 in) | 307 cm (121 in) | Unione Sportiva ProVictoria Pallavolo Monza |

6 | Tetori Dixon | 4 August 1992 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 83 kg (183 lb) | 306 cm (120 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Unione Sportiva ProVictoria Pallavolo Monza |

7 | Lauren Carlini | 28 February 1989 | 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) | 77 kg (170 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Scandicci Savino Del Bene |

8 | Lauren Gibbemeyer | 8 September 1988 | 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) | 71 kg (157 lb) | 307 cm (121 in) | 293 cm (115 in) | Agil Volley |

9 | Madison Kingdon Rishel | 20 April 1993 | 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 307 cm (121 in) | 298 cm (117 in) | IBK Women's Volleyball Club |

10 | Jordan Larson (C) | 16 October 1986 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Eczacıbaşı VitrA |

11 | Andrea Drews | 16 October 1986 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 302 cm (119 in) | 295 cm (116 in) | Volleyball Casalmaggiore |

12 | Kelly Murphy | 20 October 1989 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 307 cm (121 in) | USA Women's Volleyball Team |

13 | Sarah Wilhite | 30 July 1995 | 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Futura Volley |

14 | Michelle Bartsch-Hackley | 12 February 1990 | 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) | 78 kg (172 lb) | 305 cm (120 in) | 296 cm (117 in) | Futura Volley |

15 | Kimberly Hill | 30 November 1989 | 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) | 72 kg (159 lb) | 320 cm (130 in) | 310 cm (120 in) | Imoco Volley |

16 | Foluke Akinradewo | 5 October 1987 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 79 kg (174 lb) | 331 cm (130 in) | 300 cm (120 in) | Hisamitsu Springs |

17 | Aiyana Abukusumo-Whitney | 6 April 1993 | 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 300 cm (120 in) | 290 cm (110 in) | Dian Chi Col. of Yunnan Univ. |

18 | Amanda Benson | 9 March 1995 | 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) | 63 kg (139 lb) | 265 cm (104 in) | 257 cm (101 in) | Vandoeuvre Nancy |

19 | Mallory Mccage | 2 February 1994 | 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 321 cm (126 in) | 304 cm (120 in) | MTV Stuttgart |

23 | Kelsey Robinson | 25 June 1992 | 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) | 73 kg (161 lb) | 307 cm (121 in) | 298 cm (117 in) | Vakifbank Istanbul |

24 | Karsta Lowe | 2 February 1993 | 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) | 75 kg (165 lb) | 315 cm (124 in) | 305 cm (120 in) | TBA |

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