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U18 Featured Athlete – Samantha NEVADO

SAMANTHA NEVADO

Usual First Name: Sami Height: 5’3”

COMPETITIVE INDOOR VOLLEYBALL – OAKVILLE THUNDER VOLLEYBALL CLUB 

LIBERO CLASS OF 2018 

Email: samantha.nevado@gmail.com

 May 2017 – Gold – 17U National Championships Division 2 Tier 1

 2016-2017 Season – Co-Captain – OTVC 17U Blue

 June 2016 – OVA Coach Award – OTVC 16U Blue

 April 2016 – Gold – 16U OVA Provincial Championships Division 1 Tier 2

 March 2016 – Silver – 16U OVA Grand Prix (West)

Telephone: 416-706-1843 

Alternate Telephone: 416-427-3690 

Current Team: 

Oakville Thunder 18U Blue

Coaches: 

Gary Semplonius (garyjsemplonius@gmail.com)

COMPETITIVE INDOOR VOLLEYBALL – HALTON REGION VOLLEYBALL CLUB 

 May 2015 – 5th – 15U National Championships Division 1 Tier 1

 April 2015 – 5th – 15U Provincial Championships Division 1 Tier 1

 April 2014 – Silver – 14U Provincial Championships Division 1 Tier 1

 April 2013 – OVA Coach Award – HRVC 13U Black

COMPETITIVE BEACH VOLLEYBALL 

 August 2015 – Silver – 16U OVA Provincial Championships Division 1 Tier 2

 August 2014 – Gold – 14U OVA Provincial Championships Division 3

SAMANTHA NEVADO

LIBERO CLASS OF 2018 

SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL – ABBEY PARK HIGH SCHOOL 

 March 2017 – selected to play on the Halton Girls All-Star Volleyball Team

 2016-2017 season – Co-Captain – Abbey Park Senior Team

 2015-2016 season – Co-Captain – Abbey Park Junior Team

 February 2016 – Gold – Junior Girls Volleyball Halton Finals (AAA)

 March 2015 – Gold – OFSSA Championship Finals (AAA)

 February 2015 – Gold – Senior Girls Volleyball GHAC Finals (AAA)

 February 2015 – Gold – Senior Girls Volleyball Halton Finals (AAA)

Sami was the setter for Abbey Park’s senior volleyball team in 2015 and a Grade 9 student at the time

CAMP MADAWASKA 

 August 2017 – Most Valuable Player (highest award given at camp)

 August 2016 – All-Star Passing Award

 August 2016 – Most Valuable Leader (cabin award)

 August 2015 – All-Around Camper Award (first year at the camp)

OTHER AWARDS AND RECOGNITION 

 June 2017 – Honour’s Society – Abbey Park High School Grade 11

 June 2017 – Excellence Subject Award for Leadership and Peer Support

 June 2017 – Excellence Subject Award for Introduction to Marketing

 June 2016 – Honour’s Society – Abbey Park High School Grade 10

 June 2016 – Abbey Park Junior Girls Volleyball Award

 December 2015 – Athlete of the Month – Oakville Thunder Volleyball Club

 June 2015 – Honour’s Society – Abbey Park High School Grade 9

 June 2014 – Honour Roll – Abbey Lane Public School Grade 8

 June 2014 – Physical and Health Education Award – Abbey Lane Public School

 May 2014 – VolleyGirls Volunteer Recognition Award