Mayport to Host CISM World Women's Military Volleyball Championship
By Armed Forces Sports
Armed Forces Sports
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Navy wins match 1 over Air Force of the 2017 Armed Forces Women's Volleyball Championship at Naval Station Mayport, Florida on 18 May.
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Your 2017 U.S. Armed Forces Women's Volleyball Team. Selections made immediately following the last match of the 2017 Armed Forces Women's Volleyball Championship at Naval Station Mayport, Florida held 17-21 May. Team members include:
1LT Megan Wilton, Army
HN Denise Altualevao, Navy
2d Lt Felicia Clement, Air Force
PO3 Angelina Pulu, Navy
SGT Latoya Marshall, Army
ENS Kirsten Kelso, Navy
SN Mary Lavery, Coast Guard
Capt Abby Hall, Air Force
1st Lt Maiya Perich, Air Force
Capt Carolyn Kurtz, Air Force
2d Lt Taylor Parker, Air Force
1LT Molly McDonald, Army
Head Coach Ms. Kara Lanteigna, Navy
Asst. Coach Ms. Anna Renton, Navy
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U.S. Armed Forces Women's Volleyball team playing in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 2012 at the CISM World Championship.
NS Mayport, Florida, June 2, 2017 —
The U.S. Armed Forces Sports program will host the 18th Conseil International du Sport Militaire (CISM) World Military Women’s Volleyball Championship at Naval Station Mayport, Florida from 4-9 June 2017.
The U.S. delegation will consist of active duty personnel from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard. Team USA will be selected from players that compete at the 2017 Armed Forces Women’s Volleyball Championship at Naval Station Mayport, Florida 17-21 May. The U.S. team will then compete at the USA Volleyball National Championship in Minneapolis, Minnesota from 25-28 May.
In addition to the U.S., teams from Canada, China, Germany and Netherlands are expected to participate in the 2017 CISM Championship.
Founded in 1948, CISM’s 135-member nations makes it the largest military organization in the world and the second largest multisport organization after the International Olympic Committee.
For more information, please visit www.armedforcessports.com. You can follow the U.S. Delegation throughout social media using the following hashtags: #CISMUSA, #CISMVolleyball, #ArmedForcesSports, #CISMWVB2017