FIVB Women's World Championship

Japan

Sept. 29 - Oct. 20, 2018


Japan
Six host cities; final in Yokohama, Japan

Schedule

All times Eastern

Pool C in Kobe, Japan
Sept. 29: USA vs. Azerbaijan, 3:10 a.m.
Sept. 30: USA vs. Trinidad & Tobago, 12:40 a.m.
Oct. 2: USA vs. Korea, 6:20 a.m.
Oct. 3: USA vs. Thailand, 6:20 a.m.
Oct. 4: USA vs. Russia, 6:10 a.m.

News

U.S. Women Announce Final Roster for Worlds (9/21)
U.S. Women's Press Kit for World Championship (9/21)
U.S. Women Announce Worlds Prelim Roster (8/23)

Roster

# - Player (Position, Height, College, Hometown)
1 – Micha Hancock (S, 5-11, Penn State, Edmond, Okla.)
3 – Carli Lloyd (S, 5-11, California, Bonsall, Calif.)
5 – Rachael Adams (M, 6-2, Texas, Cincinnati, Ohio)
6 – Tori Dixon (M, 6-3, Minnesota, Burnsville, Minn.)
8 – Lauren Gibbemeyer (M, 6-2, Minnesota, St. Paul, Minn.)
10 – Jordan Larson (OH, 6-2, Nebraska, Hooper, Neb.)
12 – Kelly Murphy (OPP, 6-2, Florida, Wilmington, Ill.)
13 – Sarah Wilhite Parsons (OH, 6-2, Minnesota, Eden Prairie, Minn.)
14 – Michelle Bartsch-Hackley (OH, 6-3, Illinois, Champaign, Ill.)
15 – Kim Hill (OH, 6-4, Pepperdine, Portland, Ore.)
16 – Foluke Akinradewo (M, 6-3, Stanford, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)
17 – Megan Courtney (L, 6-1, Penn State, Dayton, Ohio)
23 – Kelsey Robinson (L, 6-2, Nebraska, Manhattan Beach, Calif.)
24 – Karsta Lowe (OPP, 6-4, UCLA, Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.)

Head Coach: Karch Kiraly
Assistant Coaches: Luka Slabe, Tama Miyashiro
Technical Coordinator: Jeff Liu
Physiotherapist: Kara Kessans
Team Manager: Jimmy Stitz
Doctors: Dr. Christopher Lee and Lori Boyajian-O’Neill
Consultant Coaches: Marv Dunphy
Scout Coach: Giuseppe Vinci
Mental Performance Coach: Traci Statler