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Director: Carlos Pizarro



For 24 years, Carlos  coached in the Puerto Rico Volleyball Federation at all levels including Superior Volleyball League in women and men's teams & was elected Coach of the Year for 6 years.

He is the founder and director of "Escuela Nacional de Voleibol" (National School of Volleyball) since 1987 where boys and girls from the ages of 7 - 18 learn and develop their volleyball skills.  Many All-Americans, at NCAA Junior Olympics Champions and Puerto Rico National Team started at this school. 

Carlos Pizarro is a former Puerto Rico National Team Member for twelve years with an impressive international volleyball record that includes:

  • 2 World Championships
  • 3 Central American Games
  • 2 Pan American Games
  • 4 Norceca Championships
  • International Volleyball Federation Certified Coach Level III
Manager: Gilda Grau


Gilda Grau is a former Puerto Rico National Team player for 12 years with the last 6 of them as team captain.  She played in Puerto Rico Superior League for 16 years and during those years she was selected MVP-2 years, Best Offensive Player-2 years, Best Blocker-2 years, Best Defense -5 years.  Gilda is the first player from Puerto Rico to be included in an All-Star team at the Norceca Championship Tournament.  She is the Co-founder and instructor at "Escuela Nacional de Voleibol" (National School of Volleyball) in Puerto Rico.
 

 

Coach Jose Zabala-Coach of Borinquen Coqui Volleyball club for more than 8 years.  Five Junior National Gold Medals;  Former Puerto Rico pro-league player. 

Coach Charlie Negron – Head Volleyball Coach for Tavares High School for two years starting his third year with CFVC.  

Coach Yatska Aldarondo –Former Puerto Rico National Team player, a certified Personal Trainer. Coached CFVC for 4 years including 2004 Gold Division Regional Championship. 

Coach Leida Maria Rivera – Varsity Letters at Boone High School 2001-2003. Varsity Captain 2002, All county Honorable Mention 2001; All County 2nd team 2002; Bishop Moore Varsity Letter 2003-2005; Best Defensive Player 2004; All County 2nd Team 2004; OVA 2001-2002; CFVC 2003-2005; Coach at St. James Cathedral School 2006; CFVC 15’s Coach 2006; Bishop Moore HS JV 2007 

Coach Jose Delgado – At 14 he played for the Puerto Rico Junior National Team. He won 3 silver medals at the Junior Nationals for consecutive years. In 1999, he was selected Youth Norceca Tournament’s “Best Hitter.”  He then played for the Puerto Rico Pro League where he won 5 championships.   Played 5 years for the University of  Hawaii, winning the National Championship in 2001. He was named Freshman All-American.  Jose has coached for Champions Volleyball Club for the past 2 years. 

Coach Pedro Davila – Coached in Puerto Rico at college level for four years.  He moved to Florida in 2000 and coached Bishop Moore HS for four years.  Returned to Puerto Rico and coached for four years at high school and club level very successfully including:

·        July 1999-USAV National Champions Boys 16

·        July 1998 USAV National Champions Boys 12

·        July 1996 USAV National Champions Boys 16

USAV CAP I Certificate 

Coach Holly Norman - Former CFVC Players, Lake Sumter CC Team

Coach Amanda Robinson - Former CFVC Players, UCF Club team  

Other Coaches are presently being interviewed