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USAV Processes 338 International Transfers

By Bill Kauffman | March 12, 2014, 5:34 p.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 12, 2014) - USA Volleyball has processed 338 international transfer certificates (239 female, 99 male) allowing United States citizens to compete in foreign professional volleyball leagues for the 2013-2014 season, as of March 6. Additional transfers are expected to be processed over the course of the next few weeks.

On the women's side, 31 transfers have been processed for athletes to play in France, while Switzerland has been involved in 28 transfers and Germany 26 transfers. USA Volleyball has also processed 19 transfers for players competing in Azerbaijan. As of March 6, USA Volley has processed transfers for female athletes to 33 different countries.

Greece has been the top destination for U.S. male transfers with 11, followed by Finland and Sweden with 10. All told, USA Volleyball has processed transfers for male athletes to 27 different countries.

The International Transfer Certificate (ITC) is a mandatory requirement of the FIVB for athletes to transfer from one National Federation (country) to another National Federation (country) to play in professional leagues. All National Federations are required to follow this established procedure. For details, refer to the FIVB Sports Regulations (2013) Section 45.3.

In the lists below, '*' represents new transfers processed since the last release on Feb. 12.

Female Players (Club, Country)
Abron, Kyndra (PislaPloki, Finland)
Acres, Pauline (CEP Poitiers St Benoit, France )
Adams, Rachael (MKS Dabrowa Gornicza, Poland )
Akinradewo, Foluke (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Ammerman, Sarah (TV Fischbek, Germany )
Anderson, Amanda (Brondby VK, Denmark)
Angel, Jana (U.S. S.P. Albigeois V.B, France )
Asque, Simone (Brondby VK, Denmark)
Banwarth, Kayla (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Barfield, Lauren (Legionovia S.A., Poland )
Bartsch, Michelle (Rote Raben Vilsbiburg, Germany )
Bates, Kara (Amiens Longeau Metropole VB, France )
Beck, Andrea (Woman Volley, Finland)
Beck, Carrie (Gislaved VBK, Sweden)
Bell, Lacey (CAM Epinal , France )
Benson, Ashley (USC Munster, Germany )
Bergsma, Alaina (Minas Tenis Clube , Brazil )
Beyer, Ashley (VBC Val-de-Travers, Switzerland)
Billings, Whitney (TFSE, Hungary)
Black, Kelsey (Balikesir Belediye Sports, Turkey)
Blum, Tiffany (ZOK Nova Gradiska, Croatia)
Bown, Heather (Shanghai Volleyball Club, China )
Bradshaw, Kelly (Granite City , Scotland)
Brauneis, Taylor (Lancheras de Catano, Puerto Rico)
Brewster, Molly (VC Offenburg, Germany )
Brimmage, Brittney (Sagres NUC, Switzerland)
Broekhuis, Morgan (CP y PD UCAM Murcia, Spain)
* Brown, Emily (Juncos Valencianas, Puerto Rico)
Brown, Jennifer (Evreux Volley-Ball (released from club 12/6/13), France )
Brown, Lindsay (VC Tirol, Austria)
Bruns, Taylor (PislaPloki, Finland)
Burdine, Ruth (Al-Ahli Club, Bahrain)
Burke, Emily (VBC Fribourg, Switzerland)
Campbell, Norisha (Rote Raben Vilsbiburg, Germany )
Carlson, Kindra (A O Markopoulou Athens , Greece)
Carpenter, Kristin (Svedala VBK, Sweden)
Carter, Katie (VK Prostejov, Czech Republic )
Chafeh, Mbebui Jane (Hapoel Kfar Saba , Israel)
Chan, Lena (VfL Nurnberg, Germany )
Cikra, Leslie (Istres Ouest Provence V.B., France )
Cleveland, Kendall (NawaRo Straubing (FTSV Straubing), Germany )
Cole, Shonda (UGSE Nantes Volley Feminin, France )
* Cole, Shonda (Mayaguez Indias, Puerto Rico)
Cook, Lauren (Guaynabo Mets, Puerto Rico)
Cooper, Brittnee (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Copenhagen, Diane (Fujian Xia'men Ximengbao Women's Volleyball Club (released from club 1/29/14), China )
Copenhagen, Diane (Mayaguez Indias, Puerto Rico)
Crimes, Alexis (Lokomotiv Baku, Azerbaijan)
Cruckshank, Arianne (Neuville Sports VB, France )
Danielson, Kanani (Toyota Auto Body Queenseis, Japan )
Davis, Dominique (Lyngby Volley, Denmark)
Davis, Nicole (Clubul Sportiv Dinamo (released from club on 1/12/14), Romania)
Deesing, Alesha (Beziers VB, France )
DeGeest, Krista (Svedala VBK, Sweden)
D'Errico, Alyssa (Istres Ouest Provence V.B., France )
Dixon, TeTori (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Donahue, Caitlyn (Sm'Aesch Pfeffingen, Switzerland)
Doremus, Lisa (VST Lions Groot-Turnhout, Belgium )
Doris, Jennifer (PFU Blue Cats , Japan )
Dosty, Whitney (Lokomotiv Baku, Azerbaijan)
Dozier, Kristen (Impel Volleyball SA, Poland )
Dunaway, Kelcey (Volley Toggenburg, Switzerland)
Fantazia, Ashley (JSA Bordeaux, France )
Faucette, Juliann (Guangdong Evergrande Club, China )
Fawcett, Nicole (Korea Expressway Corporation , Korea )
Fiegen, Kelli (VFM - Volleyball Franches-Montagnes, Switzerland)
Fonoimoana, Falyn (Caguas Criollas, Puerto Rico)
Frazier, Ashley (Kopenicker SC Berlin, Germany )
Freeman, Sareea (Vasas Sport Club, Hungary)
Fuller, Katelyn (Power Cats Volleyball Dudingen, Switzerland)
Ganzer, Meagan (Dresdner SC 1898 (released from club 10/6/13), Germany )
Ganzer, Meagan (Guaynabo Mets, Puerto Rico)
Gates, Kathleen (SENS Olympique Club VB , France )
Genslak, Ashley (WSV Eisenerz, Austria)
Gerling, Rachel (ASKO Linz-Steg, Austria)
Gibbemeyer, Lauren (Lokomotiv Baku (released from club 1/31/14), Azerbaijan)
Gibbemeyer, Lauren (Imoco Volley SRL SSD , Italy )
Giordano, Marjorie (Lindesberg VBK, Sweden)
Glass, Alisha (Fenerbahce SK., Turkey)
Glass, Kimberly (Praia Clube, Brazil )
* Gorospe, Bianca (VB Romanais, France )
Graham, Amy (ATSE Graz, Austria)
Gurnell, Carrie (VC Tirol, Austria)
Hagglund, Jenna (Rote Raben Vilsbiburg, Germany )
Hanson-Tuntland (Irmato VC Weert, Netherlands)
Harmotto, Christa (Eczacibasi Istanbul, Turkey)
Harms, Katherine (Agil Volley SSD A RL (released from club 1/9/14), Italy )
Harms, Katherine (Ponce Leonas, Puerto Rico)
Harrison, Deedee (C.V. Haro, Spain)
Hawari, Shannon (Kopenicker SC Berlin, Germany )
Heckelman, Kasey (PislaPloki, Finland)
* Henning, Lisa (Mayaguez Indias (released from club 2/3/14), Puerto Rico)
Hildebrand, Kristin (Campinas Voleibol Clube, Brazil )
Hill, Kimberly (Atom Trefl Sopot, Poland )
Hodge, Megan (Guangdong Evergrande Club, China )
Holcomb, Jordan (ASKO Linz-Steg, Austria)
Holthus, Stephanie (Lancheras de Catano, Puerto Rico)
Hood, Regan (Iller Bankasi, Turkey)
Hruska, Kathleen (SENS Olympique Club VB , France )
Humphries, Olivia (Ujpesti Torna Egylet, Hungary)
Hunter, Bailey (Vannes Volley-Ball, France )
Hurley, Hillary (Svedala VBK, Sweden)
Iaquaniello, Rachel (Laon Volley Club, France )
Irwin, Camryn (ASKO Linz-Steg, Austria)
Jackson, Cursty (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Jacob, Haley (Power Cats Volleyball Dudingen, Switzerland)
Jacobi, Susanne (HPK-Naiset, Finland)
Jaeckel, Kristy (ASPTT Mulhouse VB, France )
Jenkins, Benavia (Volley Koniz , Switzerland)
Jeter, Kayla (LP Kangasala , Finland)
Johnk, Courtney (Laon Volley Club, France )
Johnson, Erin (ASKO Linz-Steg, Austria)
Johnson, Kaiyana (Team Northumbria, England)
Johnson, Michelle (VBC Galina, Switzerland)
Jones, Jessica (Azerrail Baku, Azerbaijan)
Jones, Madeline (FC Luzern, Switzerland)
Kaufman, Amber (Woman Volley, Finland)
Kearney, Lindsay (Geneve Volley, Switzerland)
Kidder, Rachael (IHF Volley SSD SRL, Italy )
Kidd-Kadlubek, Courtney (Team Northumbria, England)
King, Allison (Gislaved VBK, Sweden)
King, Tara (Geneve Volley, Switzerland)
Kingsley, Faimie (PTPS Pila , Poland )
Knight, Amy (SV Bad Laer , Germany )
Knudsen, Dana (CP y PD UCAM Murcia, Spain)
Krabacher, Rachel (VFM - Volleyball Franches-Montagnes, Switzerland)
Lamb, Dominique (Rote Raben Vilsbiburg, Germany )
Lamb, Rebecca (Kuusamon pallo-Karhut, Finland)
Landwehr, Alison (Hainaut Volley, France )
Lange, Morgan (Su Ragazzi, Scotland)
Larson-Burbach, Jordan (Dinamo Kazan, Russia )
Leaser, Erin (Barbar D'X-Elles, Belgium )
Lee, Ashley (Sagres NUC, Switzerland)
Leggs, Kiesha (Robur Tiboni Volley SRL Urbino, Italy )
Lewis, Alexandra (Chev Diekirch, Luxembourg)
* Lichtman, Cassidy (Lokomotiv Baku, Azerbaijan)
Lloyd, Carli (Imoco Volley SRL SSD , Italy )
Maddocks, Jenna (VBC Cossonay, Switzerland)
Mahlerwein, Misty (VBC Kaiserslautern, Germany )
Mainer, Kayla (Chev Diekirch, Luxembourg)
Mancuso, Gina (Rabita Baku, Azerbaijan)
Mandelbaum, Mariah (VBC Galina, Switzerland)
McClendon, Deja (Igtisadchi BAKU, Azerbaijan)
McNatt, Therese (Club Voleibol Ciutadella, Spain)
McNeal, Sha'Dare (Neruda Volley ASD, Italy )
Mead, Monique (Telecom Baku, Azerbaijan)
Mellinger, Tori (SCU Emlichheim, Germany )
Metcalf, Nancy (Ageo Medics, Japan )
Meyers, Heather (Juncos Valencianas, Puerto Rico)
Middleborn, Samantha (VC Kanti Schaffhausen, Switzerland)
Miyashiro, Tamari (Rote Raben Vilsbiburg, Germany )
Moffett, Sabel (Volley Koniz , Switzerland)
Mohler, Olivia (Senicka Volejbalova Mladez, Slovakia)
* Moor, Amy (RS St.Cyr Sur Loire, France )
Morrell, Katharine (Pollux, Netherlands)
Mueller, Tara (Power Cats Volleyball Dudingen, Switzerland)
Murphy, Kelly (Agil Volley SSD A RL, Italy )
Murray, Vanessa (A.D. La Curtidora, Spain)
Neely, Roxanne (Hapoel Kfar Saba , Israel)
Neff, Ashley (LiigaEura, Finland)
Nelson, Alicia (SCU Emlichheim, Germany )
Neto, Kayla (Sm'Aesch Pfeffingen, Switzerland)
Newcombe, Sonja (Tyumen Tyumen, Russia )
Niemer, Stephanie (Las Gigantes de Carolina, Puerto Rico)
Norton, Jasmine (Sollentuna VK, Sweden)
Olinyk, Rachel (NawaRo Straubing (FTSV Straubing), Germany )
Osunbor, Michelle (Brondby VK, Denmark)
Otineru, Aneli (HPK-Naiset, Finland)
Owens, Tiffany (Sagres NUC, Switzerland)
Paige, Brieon (Clubul Sportiv Universitar Targu Mures, Romania)
Palmer, Alicia (Lyngby Volley, Denmark)
Paolini, Lauren (Hitachi Automotive Systems , Japan )
Penney, Audra (Trabzon Idman Ocagi, Turkey)
Perry, Rebecca (Dresdner SC 1898, Germany )
Petersen, Kelsey (VFM - Volleyball Franches-Montagnes, Switzerland)
Phillips, Whitney (Team Northumbria, England)
Playford, Jami (V.C. Ramat Aviv, Israel)
Plourde, Megan (Sm'Aesch Pfeffingen, Switzerland)
Post, Kathleen (Pollux, Netherlands)
Rand, Alexa (Engelholms VS, Sweden)
Rowland, Biance (VfB 91 Suhl, Germany )
Rozier, Kimika (CEP Poitiers St Benoit, France )
Rucker, Gwendolyn (Azerrail Baku, Azerbaijan)
Salvo, Airial (Ponce Leonas, Puerto Rico)
Sanders, Evangella (AO Markopoulou Athens, Greece)
Schatow, Tania (Hermes Volley Oostende , Belgium )
Schermerhorn, Sarah (Pays D'Aix Venelles VB, France )
Schmidt, Tanya (VC Offenburg, Germany )
Schroeder, Kerra (VB Marcq En Baroeul, France )
Scott, Jordanne (Post-Telekom-Sportverein Aachen e.V., Germany )
Scott-Arruda, Danielle (Brasilia Volei, Brazil )
Seaman, Brooke (Lyngby Volley, Denmark)
Serra-Hsu, Elizabeth (VST Lions Groot-Turnhout, Belgium )
Shipley, Sara (Team Northumbria, England)
Speckhals, Alyssa (Frederiksberg Volley, Denmark)
Speer, Christina (VfB 91 Suhl, Germany )
* Spelman, Hayley (Telecom Baku (released from club 2/11/14), Azerbaijan)
* Spelman, Hayley (Soc. Dil. Volley 2002 SRL , Italy )
Spicer, Mary (Shanghai Volleyball Club, China )
Stalzer, Lindsay (Allianz Volley Stuttgart, Germany )
Stockman, Emily (VFM - Volleyball Franches-Montagnes, Switzerland)
Straube, Jamie (Laon Volley Club, France )
* Swagerty, Christy (VGA Saint Maur, France )
Tesch, Liesl (Hylte VBK, Sweden)
Thompson, Courtney (Volero Zurich, Switzerland )
Thompson, Shannon (VC Tirol, Austria)
Tolan, Kelcie (Lyngby Volley, Denmark)
* Tom, Logan (Pallavolo Ornavasso, Italy )
Turner, Ariel (UGSE Nantes Volley Feminin, France )
Turner, Whitney (Orebro VBS, Sweden)
Usher, Ariel (Gislaved VBK, Sweden)
Valentine, Alyssa (TV Fischbek, Germany )
Van Dyke, Katharine (Laon Volley Club, France )
Varee, Jordan (Falkenberg VBK, Sweden)
Verdin, Quincy (LiigaEura, Finland)
Walker, Jessica (Telecom Baku, Azerbaijan)
Ward, Colleen (PTPS Pila , Poland )
Warner, Nicole (Quimper Volley 29, France )
Weidner, Katherine (Maccabi Even Yehuda, Israel)
Werth, Hannah (Juncos Valencianas, Puerto Rico)
Weston, Sundai (A.D. La Curtidora, Spain)
White, Meliame (NawaRo Straubing (FTSV Straubing), Germany )
Whitson, Allison (Terville Florange OC, France )
Wicinski, Lauren (Las Gigantes de Carolina, Puerto Rico)
Wiker, Jennifer (Barbar D'X-Elles, Belgium )
Williams, Sherri (UGSE Nantes Volley Feminin, France )
Williamson, Kelly (C.V. Haro, Spain)
Willoughby, Kim (Igtisadchi Baku (released from club 1/7/14), Azerbaijan)
Willoughby, Kim (Humacao Las Orientales, Puerto Rico)
Wilson, Arielle (Igtisadchi Baku (released from club 11/19/13), Azerbaijan)
* Wilson, Arielle (Manokwari Valeria Papua Barat (released from club 2/20/14) , Indonesia)
* Wilson, Arielle (Lokomotiv Baku, Azerbaijan)
Wilson, Makare (Impel Volleyball SA, Poland )
Wong, Amy (Volley-Ball LA Rochette, France )
Woolsey, Alexandra (Fortuna Odense Volley, Denmark)
Young, Heather (Barbar D'X-Elles, Belgium )
Young, Justine (Stod IL, Norway)
Zielinski, Stephanie (Volley Toggenburg, Switzerland)
Zulandt, Katherine (FC Luzern, Switzerland )

Male Players (Club, Country)
Aguillard, Antwain (Lentopalloseura ETTA, Finland)
Alexander, Daniel (Volley Nafels, Switzerland)
Amberg, Thomas (Asnieres Volley 92, France )
Anderson, Matthew (Zenit Kazan, Russia )
Austin, Christopher (Rantaperkion Isku Tampere, Finland)
Barry, Evan (Evivo Duren, Germany )
Baughman, James (Hylte VBK, Sweden)
Billings, Brook (Qatar Police Sports , Qatar)
Bittner II, Dean (Volley Nafels, Switzerland)
Burik, Mark (Vingakers VK, Sweden)
Burrow, Ryan (VK Dukla Liberec, Czech Republic )
Castello, Nicholas (VK Ostrava, Czech Republic )
Clark, Carson (Luczniczka Bydgoszcz SA, Poland)
Daliege, Eric (MAS Niki Aiginiou, Greece)
Davis, Dylan (Avignon VB, France )
Devany, Vincenzo (L0334 Maaseik, Belgium )
Dusharme, Mark (Gas Pamvochaikos (released from club 12/18/13), Greece)
Dye, Michael (Vingakers VK, Sweden)
Eaton, William (Marienlyst, Denmark)
Friend, Kyle (VBK Tierp, Sweden)
Frishman, Chase (TSV Jona , Switzerland)
Gramit, Kyle (Sarkat Volley, Finland)
Hein, Andrew (VT Hypo Tirol, Austria)
Hemmerling, Brad (Hylte VBK, Sweden)
Holmes, Russell (Istanbul BBSK, Turkey)
Holt, Maxwell (Dinamo Moscow, Russia )
Jablonsky, Jayson (Tours Volley-Ball, France )
Joyner, Brandon (VBK Tierp, Sweden)
Kauliakamoa, Joseph Jr. (GS Robur Angelo Costa ssd a.r.l, Italy )
Kehoe, Steven (Waremme (released from club 1/6/2014) , Belgium )
Kehoe, Steven (Kokkolan Tiikerit, Finland)
Kellum, Daniel (VCA Amstetten Hypo Noe, Austria)
Klanac, John (Waremme (released from club 12/10/13), Belgium )
Klanac, John (Alnasser Sports Club, Bahrain)
Klein, Joseph (Kokkolan Tiikerit, Finland)
Lavaja, Russell (Lamia SC Lamia, Greece)
Lawson, Bradley (PAOK Thessaloniki, Greece)
Lee, David (Shanghai Volleyball Club, China )
Lotman, Paul (Asseco Resovia SA, Poland )
Masterson, Kyle (Hapoel Kfar Saba , Israel)
McCalmont, Aaron (Kifissia SC Athens (released from club 1/30/14), Greece)
McDonnell, Daniel (Funvic, Brazil )
McElderry, Kyle (Perungan Pojat, Finland)
McKibbin, Riley (PAOK Thessaloniki, Greece)
McKienzie, David (Jakarta BNI 46, Indonesia)
McLachlin, Spencer (MAS Niki Aiginiou, Greece)
McLean, Robert (RSR Walfer, Luxembourg)
Meehan, Ryan (SKV Havirov, Czech Republic )
Menzel, Jeffrey (L0334 Maaseik, Belgium )
Mercado, Chad (Abiant Lycurgus, Netherlands)
Moore, Jared (Panathinaikos SC Athens , Greece)
Muagututia, Garrett (Konak Belediye Spor (released from club 12/13/13) , Turkey)
Muagututia, Garrett (Luczniczka Bydgoszcz SA, Poland )
Nadazdin, Srdjan (VBK Tierp, Sweden)
Nally, Andrew (Evivo Duren, Germany )
Olree, Pieter (Al-Wakrah Sports Club, Qatar)
Overman, Grayson (Asul Lyon Volley, France )
Owens, Ryan (Jakarta Pertamina Energi, Indonesia)
Pelletier, Michael (Team Northumbria, England)
Penolio, Jacob (UVC Graz, Austria)
Penolio, Zachary (Panathinaikos SC Athens (released from club 12/30/13), Greece)
Penolio, Zachary (Abiant Lycurgus, Netherlands)
Petty, Howard (Lamia SC Lamia (released from club 1/14/14), Greece)
Pollock, Matthew (Perungan Pojat, Finland)
Preval, Randy (Volley Milano s.r.l., Italy )
Price, William (Konak Belediye Spor, Turkey)
Ptak, Jeffrey (Busaiteen Sports Club , Bahrain)
Ptaschinski, Nick (Chenois Volleyball Club, Switzerland)
Ratajczak, Jacek (VB0679 Euphony Asse-Lennik, Belgium )
Riecks, Cory (Raision Loimu, Finland)
Rooney, Sean (Woori Card Hansae, Korea )
Sangrey, Shawn (Raision Loimu, Finland)
Schmitz, Jeffrey (Pohjois-Karjalan Liiga-Riento , Finland)
Shoji, Erik (VT Hypo Tirol, Austria)
Shoji, Kawika (SCC Berlin, Germany )
Sinay, Ariel (Hapoel Jerusalem, Israel)
Smith, David (Tours Volley-Ball, France )
Stafford, Ryan (Hapoel Kfar Saba , Israel)
Stanley, Clayton (Suntory Sunbirds, Japan )
Sunder, Joseph (TV Buhl, Germany )
Suxho, David (Trentino Volley SPA s.s.d., Italy )
* Tarr, Robert (Kazma Sport Club (released from club 2/9/14) , Kuwait)
* Tarr, Robert (Rennes Volley 35, France )
Tavana, Vaafuti (Toulouse O.A.C.-T.U.C., France )
Thobe, Matthew (Oslo Volley, Norway)
Torres, Maurice (Montpellier Volley U.C., France )
Torres, Maurice (Top Volley SRL (released from club 12/4/13), Italy )
Touzinsky, Scott (SCC Berlin, Germany )
Troy, Murphy (St. Nazaire V.B. Atlantique, France )
Tully, Philip (Sollentuna VK, Sweden)
Tunnell, Patrick (Sollentuna VK, Sweden)
Updike, Nick (Oslo Volley, Norway)
Vance, Eric (Lamia SC Lamia, Greece)
Vogel, Nicholas (TV Buhl, Germany )
Walker, Joshua (Marienlyst, Denmark)
Watten, Dustin (Volei Brasil Centro de Excelencia , Brazil )
Wiens, Jacob (Landstede Volleyball/VCZ, Netherlands)
Wilson, Taylor (London Lynx, England)
Zornig, Jeff (Middlefart VK, Denmark)

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