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Famous Female Volleyball Players

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List of famous female volleyball players, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female volleyball players list contains the most prominent and top females known for being volleyball players. Volleyball fans might also be interested in famous female beach volleyball players and fun facts about Olympic volleyball player April Ross. There are thousand of females working as volleyball players in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic volleyball players have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a volleyball player then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list of popular professional women volleyball players includes Gabrielle Reece, Kerri Walsh-Jennings, and more. Featuring black female volleyball players, international volleyball stars, and more, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all female volleyball players, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female volleyball players?" and "Who are the best female volleyball players?"

Gabrielle Reece is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Gabrielle Allyse Reece is an American professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion model and actress. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: La Jolla, San Diego, California, USA

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Kerri Walsh Jennings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Kerri Lee Walsh Jennings is an American professional beach volleyball player. Walsh Jennings and teammate Misty May-Treanor were the gold medalists in beach volleyball at the 2004, 2008, and 2012 Summer Olympics. They have been called "the greatest beach volleyball team of all time." ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Santa Clara, California, United States of America

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Francesca Piccinini is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Francesca Piccinini is a female volleyball player who has represented Italy four times at the Summer Olympics. She was a member of the Women's National Team that won the gold medal at the 2002 World Championship in Germany. She made her debut for Italy on 1995-06-10 against the United States. She was inspired to become a professional volleyball player by the Japanese anime Attack No. 1, shown in Italy in the 1980s under the title Mimì e la nazionale della pallavolo. In 2004 she appeared naked in a calendar published by the Italian magazine Men's Health. Playing professionally with the Italian club Volley Bergamo, she won the "Most Valuable Player award when her team won the 2009–10 CEV ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 40

Birthplace: Massa, Italy

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Jaqueline Carvalho is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Jaqueline Maria Pereira de Carvalho Endres is a female Brazilian volleyball player, a member of Brazilian national team and Brazilian club Minas Tênis Clube, a double Olympic Champion from Beijing 2008 and London 2012, a double silver medalist of the World Championship and multimedalist of the World Grand Prix. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Recife, Brazil

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