Press Office Italia Club
Comes from the Italia Club the setter, which will complement the american Micha Hancock in blue: this is the director of the Italian national team juniors, Rachel Morello.
Piedmont “doc”, class 2000 (is struggling these days with the high school diploma) to 182 cm tall, Rachel was born and grew up sportingly in Lilliput Settimo Torinese, with which he has played with young in A2 before moving on to a three-year period, at Club Italia.
With the team he played in two championships of A1 and one of A2, continuing the parallel career with the national youth.
“Rachel is an athlete, very young, but has already been able to gain experience at a high level – explain the d.g. Enrico Marchioni – and we are confident that blue will continue its path of growth, sharing with us a long-term project.
Will have the opportunity to learn from Massimo Barbolini and a companion of department, Micha Hancock, with great international experience”.
“For me it will be all new, ” commented the director blue – both because it will be the first experience out of the Club Italia, both because I have to work with companions and with a staff that at the moment I do not know.
Arrival in the team Champion of Europe , and this is a source of pride but also an incentive to give everything I have to take advantage of this opportunity.
I look forward to a season of beautiful, with a team and a company are accustomed to compete for the summit, and personally I hope it will make me grow a lot.”
The relationship with the volleyball it is something that goes beyond the field to Rachel: “This sport is part of the dna of the family: my mom and my aunt were playing, my grandparents are driving a historical society, the piedmont, the Lilliput, where I began to move my first steps in front of the net.
It will be nice to play in Novara also because, staying close to home, I’ll be able to rely on the support of my family and my loved ones in the course of this adventure.”
(Source: press release)