Name: Hugo Storer
Sport: Sitting Volleyball
Discipline(s): Sitting Volleyball
Position: Libero
Height: 6-0
Weight: 215
DOB: 9/29/1963
Birthplace: San Juan, PR
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: University of Puerto Rico High School
College: University of Puerto Rico
Paralympic Experience
  • 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney, Australia (4th Place)
  • 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia (Track & Field)
  • 1992 Paralympic Games in Barcelona, Spain (Track & Field)
  • 1988 Paralympic Games in Seoul, South Korea (Track & Field)
World Championship Experience
  • 2014: ParaVolley World Championships (10th Place)
  • 2010: WOVD World Cup (5th Place)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016: ParaVolley Intercontinental Cup (6th Place)
  • 2015: Parapan American Games (Silver)
  • 2011: Continental Cup
  • 2010: WOVD World Cup (5th Place); Parapan American Championship (Silver)
  • 2009: Parapan American Championship (Gold)
  • 2007: Parapan American Games (Silver)
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  • DID YOU KNOW
  • Lost his right leg above the knee after he was hit by a car
  • While in college he played on teams that were the men’s volleyball champion in 1981 and 1982; he also served as an assistant coach on teams that won that honor in 2001 and 2002
  • Joined the Sitting Volleyball team in 1997
  • Started playing volleyball in 1975
  • He was a member of the 2000 Paralympic Standing Volleyball Team
Personal: His favorite foods are Oreo Cookies and Cap’n Crunch cereal...His happiest moments in life were the births of his children, daughter Camila and son Hugo Sebastian