Priscila Cunha de Almeida
2019 Junior Outstanding Female Coach

Priscila Cunha de Almeida, who has played indoor and beach volleyball for 20-plus years, is from Brazil where she was a member of her country’s Youth National Team in 2008 and considered the best libero in South America for her age group. She started her coaching career in 2015-16 leading Little Rock Juniors 12-1 and has coached four seasons of indoor and beach volleyball. She’s mentored players aged 12-16 to numerous medals at various tournaments. She’s also leading grassroots efforts to coach those aged 7-12 and those between fifth and eighth grades.