U.S. Women's National Team Olympic History

2016 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

August 6-20, 2016
Ginasio de Maracanazinho

Rank/Record

Third/7-1

Results

Aug. 6: USA def. Puerto Rico 3-0 (25-17, 25-22, 25-17) (pool play)
Aug. 8: USA def. Netherlands 3-2 (18-25, 25-18, 21-25, 25-20, 15-8) (pool play)
Aug. 10: USA def. Serbia 3-1 (25-17, 21-25, 25-18, 25-19) (pool play)
Aug. 12: USA def. Italy 3-1 (25-22, 25-22, 23-25, 25-20) (pool play)
Aug. 14: USA def. China 3-1 (22-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-19) (pool play)
Aug. 16: USA def. Japan 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 25-22) (quarterfinal)
Aug. 18: Serbia def. USA 3-2 (20-25, 25-17, 25-21, 16-25, 15-13) (semifinal)
Aug. 20: USA def. Netherlands 3-1 (25-23, 25-27, 25-22, 25-19) (Bronze medal match)

 

Gold: China
Silver: Serbia
Bronze: USA

Roster

2012 London Olympic Games

2012 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

July 28-August 12
Earls Court Exhibition Centre

Rank/Record

Second/7-1

Results

July 28: USA def. Korea 3-1 (25-19, 25-17, 20-25, 25-21) (pool play)
July 30: USA def. Brazil 3-1 (25-18, 25-17, 22-25, 25-21) (pool play)
Aug. 1: USA def. China 3-0 (26-24, 25-16, 31-29) (pool play)
Aug. 3: USA def. Serbia 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-16) (pool play)
Aug. 5: USA def. Turkey 3-0 (27-25, 25-16, 25-19) (pool play)
Aug. 7: USA def. Dominican Republic 3-0 25-14, 25-21, 25-22) (quarterfinal)
Aug. 9: USA def. Korea 3-0 (25-20, 25-22, 25-22) (semifinal)
Aug. 11: Brazil def. USA 3-1 (11-25, 25-17, 25-20, 25-17) (Gold medal match)

 

Gold: Brazil
Silver: USA
Bronze: Japan

Official 2012 Olympic Games Volleyball Results Book (produced by LOCOG)

Roster

2008 Beijing Olympic Games

2008 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

August 9-24
Capital Indoor Stadium and Beijing Institute of Technology Gymnasium

Rank/Record

Second/6-2

Results

Aug. 9: def. Japan 3-1 (25-20, 20-25, 25-19, 25-21) (pool play)
Aug. 11: lost to Cuba 3-0 (25-15, 26-24, 25-17) (pool play)
Aug. 13: def. Venezuela 3-1 (25-17, 20-25, 25-14, 25-18) (pool play)
Aug. 15: def. China 3-2 (23-25, 25-22, 23-25, 25-20, 15-11) (pool play)
Aug. 17: def. Poland 3-2 (18-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-19, 15-13) (pool play)
Aug. 19: def. Italy 3-2 (20-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-18, 15-6) (quarterfinal)
Aug. 21: def. Cuba 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-17) (semifinal)
Aug. 23: lost to Brazil 3-1 (25-15, 18-25, 25-13, 25-21) (Gold medal match)

 

Gold: Brazil
Silver: USA
Bronze: China

2008 U.S. Women's Olympic Volleyball Team Press Kit - Autograph Card 

Roster

2004 Athens Olympic Games

2004 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

August 14-29
Peace and Friendship Stadium

Rank/Record

Fifth/2-4

Results

Aug. 14: lost to China 3-1 (25-21, 23-25, 25-22, 25-18) (pool play)
Aug. 16: def. Germany 3-1 (25-22, 25-22, 22-25, 27-25) (pool play)
Aug. 18: lost to Dominican Republic 3-2 (26-24, 22-25, 27-25, 23-25, 19-17) (pool play)
Aug. 20: lost to Russia 3-2 (20-25, 25-17, 20-25, 25-18, 15-11) (pool play)
Aug. 22: def. Cuba 3-0 (25-22, 25-12, 25-19) (pool play)
Aug. 24: lost to Brazil 3-2 (25-22, 25-20, 22-25, 25-27,15-6) (quarterfinal)

 

Gold: China
Silver: Russia
Bronze: Cuba

Roster

2000 Sydney Olympic Games

2000 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

Sept. 16-30
Sydney Entertainment Centre

Rank/Record

Fourth/5-3

Results

Sept. 16: def. China 3-1 (19-25, 25-21, 25-12, 26-24) (pool play)
Sept. 18: def. Kenya 3-0 (25-16, 25-6, 25-16) (pool play)
Sept. 20: def. Croatia 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-16) (pool play)
Sept. 22: def. Australia 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-10) (pool play)
Sept. 24: lost to Brazil 3-1 (25-17, 20-25, 25-15, 25-15) (pool play)
Sept. 26: def. Korea 3-2 (26-24, 17-25, 25-23, 25-27, 16-14) (quarterfinal)
Sept. 28: lost to Russia 3-2 (25-15, 23-25, 25-15, 26-28, 15-8) (semifinal)
Sept. 30: lost to Brazil 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-21) (Bronze medal match)

 

Gold: Cuba
Silver: Russia
Bronze: Brazil

Roster

1996 Atlanta Olympic Games

1996 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

July 20-August 3
University of Georgia Coliseum and Omni Coliseum

Rank/Record

Seventh/5-3

Results

July 20: def. Ukraine 3-0 (15-8, 15-5, 15-11) (pool play)
July 22: def. Netherlands 3-1 (12-15, 15-10, 17-15, 15-7) (pool play)
July 24: lost to China 3-1 (15-8, 15-2, 12-15, 15-12) (pool play)
July 26: def. Japan 3-0 (15-11, 15-7, 15-12) (pool play)
July 28: def. Korea 3-1 (10-15, 15-13, 15-9, 15-3) (pool play)
July 30: lost to Cuba 3-0 (15-1, 15-10, 15-12) (quarterfinal)
July 31: lost to Korea 3-0 (15-12, 15-5, 15-11) (5-8 semifinal)
Aug. 1: def. Germany 3-1 (17-15, 15-6, 5-15, 15-6) (Seventh place match)

 

Gold: Cuba
Silver: China
Bronze: Brazil

Roster

1992 Barcelona Olympic Games

1992 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

July 29-August 8
Palau d'Esports, Pavello de la Vall d'Hebron and Palau Sant Jordi

Rank/Record

Third/4-2

Results

July 29: lost to Japan 3-2 (13-15, 15-11, 15-12, 8-15, 15-13) (pool play)
July 31: def. CIS 3-2 (9-15, 17-15, 15-12, 4-15, 15-11) (pool play)
Aug. 2: def. Spain 3-0 (15-4, 15-5, 15-10) (pool play)
Aug. 4: def. Netherlands 3-1 (15-11, 11-15, 15-8, 15-7) (quarterfinal)
Aug. 6: lost to Cuba 3-2 (8-15, 15-9, 6-15, 15-5, 15-11) (semifinal)
Aug. 7: def. Brazil 3-0 (15-8, 15-6, 15-13) (Bronze medal match)

 

Gold: Cuba
Silver: Commonwealth of Independent States - former Soviet Union
Bronze: USA

Roster

1988 Seoul Olympic Games

1988 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

September 20-29
Jamsil Gymnasium, Saemaul Sports Hall and Hanyang University Gymnasium

Rank/Record

Seventh/2-3 

Results

Sept. 20: lost to China 3-0 (15-9, 15-5, 15-7) (pool play)
Sept. 23: def. Brazil 3-2 (14-16, 15-5, 15-13, 12-15, 15-7) (pool play)
Sept. 25: lost to Peru 3-2 (12-15, 9-15, 15-4, 15-5, 15-9) (pool play)
Sept. 27: lost to East Germany 3-1 (15-13, 15-11, 10-15, 15-8) (5-8 semifinal)
Sept. 29: def. South Korea 3-2 (15-4, 12-15, 13-15, 15-9, 15-8) (Seventh place match)

 

Gold: Soviet Union
Silver: Peru
Bronze: China

Roster

1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games

1984 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

July 30-August 7
Long Beach Arena

Rank/Results

Second/4-1

Results

July 30: def. West Germany 3-0 (17-15, 15-8, 15-10
Aug. 1: def. Brazil 3-2 (12-15, 10-15, 15-5, 15-5, 15-12)
Aug. 3: def. China 3-1 (15-13, 7-15, 16-14, 15-12)
Aug. 5: def. Peru 3-0 (16-14, 15-9, 15-10)
Aug. 7: lost to China 3-0 (16-14, 15-3, 15-9)

 

Gold: China
Silver: USA
Bronze: Japan

Roster

1968 Mexico City Olympic Games

1968 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

October 13-26
Juan de la Barrera Olympic Gymnasium and Revolution Ice Rink

Rank/Record

Eighth/0-7

Results

Oct. 13: lost to Japan 3-0 (15-6, 15-2, 15-2) (pool play)
Oct. 14: lost to Czechoslovakia 3-1 (15-7, 11-15, 15-9, 15-11) (pool play)
Oct. 16: lost to Poland 3-0 (15-3, 15-1, 16-14) (pool play)
Oct. 17: lost to South Korea 3-1 (15-9, 15-13, 6-15, 15-5) (pool play)
Oct. 21: Lost to Soviet Union 3-1 (15-1, 6-15, 15-4, 15-6) (pool play)
Oct. 23: lost to Peru 3-1 (15-11, 15-0, 14-16, 15-12) (pool play)
Oct. 26: lost to Mexico 3-0 (15-8, 15-7, 15-4) (pool play)

 

Gold: Soviet Union
Silver: Japan
Bronze: Poland

Roster

1964 Tokyo Olympic Games

1964 U.S. Women's Olympic Team.

October 11-23
Komazawa Volleyball Courts and Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium

Rank/Record

Fifth/1-4

Results

Oct. 11: lost to Japan 3-0 (15-1, 15-5, 15-2)
Oct. 12: lost to Poland 3-0 (15-3, 15-4, 15-10)
Oct. 13: lost to Romania 3-0 (15-9, 15-1, 15-2)
Oct. 17: lost to Soviet Union 3-0 (15-1, 15-8, 15-7)
Oct. 21: def. South Korea 3-0 (15-7, 15-13, 15-13

 

Gold: Japan
Silver: Soviet Union
Bronze: Poland

Roster

The U.S. Women's National team did not qualify for the Olympic Games in 1972 or 1976. They qualified for and would have competed in Moscow for the 1980 Olympic Games if the U.S. had not boycotted the Games.

For full Olympic results for women's volleyball, visit Olympic.org.

All-Time U.S. Women's National Team Olympic Roster

Name (Years Played)
Rachael Adams (2016)
Robyn Ah Mow-Santos (2000, 2004, 2008)
Foluke Akinradewo (2012, 2016)
Elisabeth Bachman (2004)
Janet Baier (1980)
Kayla Banwarth (2016)
Jeanne Beauprey (1984)
Carolyn Becker (1980, 1984)
Lindsey Berg (2004, 2008, 2012)
Heather Bown (2000, 2004, 2008)
Laurel Brassey (1980)
Patti Bright (1964, 1968)
Linda Chisholm (1984)
Janet Cobbs (1992)
Deitre Collins (1988)
Rita Crockett (1980, 1984)
Tara Cross-Battle (1992, 1996, 2000, 2004)
Nicole Davis (2008, 2012)
Christa Dietzen (2016)
Patty Dowdell (1980)
Lori Endicott (1992, 1996)
Laurie Flachmeier (1980, 1984)
Jean Gaertner (1964)
Lou Galloway (1964)
Alisha Glass (2016)
Kim Glass (2008)
Debbie Green (1980, 1984)
Tayyiba Haneef-Park (2004, 2008, 2012)
Christa Harmotto Dietzen (2012, 2016)
Barbara Harwerth (1964)
Kathryn Heck (1968)
Kim Hill (2016)
Name (Years Played)
Megan Hodge (2012)
Destinee Hooker (2012)
Fanny Hopeau (1968)
Mickisha Hurley (2000)
Flo Hyman (1980, 1984)
Jennifer Joines (2008)
Ninja Jorgensen (1968)
Caren Kemner (1988, 1992, 1996)
Laurel Kessel (1988)
Kristin Klein (1996)
Debbie Landreth (1980)
Jordan Larson-Burbach (2012, 2016)
Ruth Lawanson (1992)
Laurie Lewis (1968)
Tammy Liley (1988, 1992, 1996)
Carli Lloyd (2016)
Karsta Lowe (2016)
Rose Magers (1984)
Liz Masakayan (1988)
Diane McCormick (1980)
Miki McFadden (1968)
Jayne McHugh (1988)
Melissa McLinden (1988)
Marilyn McReavy (1968)
Nancy Metcalf (2004)
Tamari Miyashiro (2012)
Kelly Murphy (2016)
Linda Murphy (1964)
Ogonna Nnamani (2004, 2008)
Sarah Noriega (2000)
Bev Oden (1996)
Name (Years Played)
Elaina Oden (1992, 1996)
Kim Oden (1988, 1992)
Gail O’Rourke (1964)
Nancy Owen (1964, 1968)
Mary Jo Peppler (1964)
Barbara Perry (1968)
Mary Perry (1964, 1968)
Sharon Peterson (1964, 1968)
Keba Phipps (1988, 2004)
Terry Place (1980)
Kelsey Robinson (2016)
Angela Rock (1988)
Kim Ruddins (1984, 1988)
Demetria Sance (2000)
Liane Sato (1988, 1992)
Danielle Scott (1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012)
Stacy Sykora (2000, 2004, 2008)
Charlene Tagaloa (2000)
Verneda Thomas (1964)
Courtney Thompson (2012, 2016)
Logan Tom (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012)
Julie Vollertsen (1984)
Kerri Walsh (2000)
Jane Ward (1964, 1968)
Paula Weishoff (1984, 1992, 1996)
Allison Weston (2000)
Teee Williams (1992, 1996)
Kim Willoughby (2008)
Sue Woodstra (1980, 1984)
Elaine Youngs (1996)
Yoko Zetterlund (1992, 1996)

Multi-year Olympians

Five-time Olympians

Danielle Scott (1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012)

Four-time Olympians

Tara Cross-Battle (1992, 1996, 2000, 2004)
Logan Tom (2000, 2004, 2008, 2012)

Three-time Olympians

Robyn Ah Mow-Santos (2000, 2004, 2008)
Lindsey Berg (2004, 2008, 2012)
Heather Bown (2000, 2004, 2008)
Tayyiba Haneef-Park (2004, 2008, 2012)
Caren Kemner (1988, 1992, 1996)
Tammy Liley (1988, 1992, 1996)
Stacy Sykora (2000, 2004, 2008)
Paula Weishoff (1984, 1992, 1996)

Two-time Olympians

Foluke Akinradewo (2012, 2016)
Lindsey Berg (2004, 2008)
Carolyn Becker (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Patti Bright (1964, 1968)
Rita Crockett (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Nicole Davis (2008, 2012)
Lori Endicott (1992, 1996)
Laurie Flachmeier (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Debbie Green (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Christa Harmotto Dietzen (2012, 2016)
Flo Hyman (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Jordan Larson (2012, 2016)
Ogonna Nnamani (2004, 2008)
Elaina Oden (1992, 1996)
Kim Oden (1988, 1992)
Nancy Owen (1964, 1968)
Mary Perry (1964, 1968)
Sharon Peterson (1964, 1968)
Keba Phipps (1988, 2004)
Kim Ruddins (1984, 1988)
Liane Sato (1988, 1992)
Courtney Thompson (2012, 2016)
Jane Ward (1964, 1968)
Teee Williams (1992, 1996)
Sue Woodstra (1980-Did not compete/Boycott, 1984)
Yoko Zetterlund (1992, 1996)

Multi-medal Olympians

Foluke Akinradewo (2012-Silver, 2016-Bronze)
Lindsey Berg (2008-Silver, 2012-Silver)
Nicole Davis (2008-Silver, 2012-Silver)
Christa Harmotto Dietzen (2008-Silver, 2016-Bronze)
Tayyiba Haneef-Park (2008-Silver, 2012-Silver)
Jordan Larson (2012-Silver, 2016-Bronze)
Danielle Scott (2008-Silver, 2012-Silver)
Courtney Thompson (2012-Silver, 2016-Bronze)
Logan Tom (2008-Silver, 2012-Silver)
Paula Weishoff (1984-Silver, 1992-Bronze)

Name (Olympic Games Coached)
Dr. W. P. Burroughs (1964)
Harlan Cohen (1968)
Mick Haley (2000)
Karch Kiraly (2016)
Terry Liskevych (1988, 1992, 1996)
Hugh McCutcheon (2012)
"Jenny" Lang Ping (2008)
Arie Sellinger (1980 - Did not complete due to U.S. boycott, 1984)
Toshi Yoshida (2004)