2012 Volleyball
Record: 30-2 Home: 7-0 Away: 12-1 Neutral: 11-1 RRAC: 11-0
Roberta Santos
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Roberta Santos
Assistant Coach
4th Season
Roberta Santos became assistant coach of Scorpion volleyball program in 2009.
 
She came to UTB/TSC after receiving her bachelor's degree from Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, Fla., in July 2008. She received her master's degree from UTB/TSC in December 2010.
 
During her volleyball career at Florida Gulf Coast, Santos was twice named first-team All-Atlantic and earned multiple awards during her collegiate career. She also helped lead FGCU to two conference titles, and set a school-record for assists with 1,475 in two seasons and also posted the third most aces in school history with 99.

A native of Brazil, Santos has six years of playing experience in her native country. She played at Hutchinson Community College (Kansas) in 2004 as a freshman and immediately made an impact, earning second-team All-American. She was also named first-team All-Region and first-team All-Conference during the 2004 season.

In addition to her NCAA Division I volleyball playing experience, Santos also has coaching experience including coaching volleyball camps for junior high school and high school players throughout the United States.

Santos' responsibilities at UTB/TSC include assisting head coach Todd Lowery in game and practice management, preparing travel arrangements, assisting in the recruiting process and performing other responsibilities and duties related to coaching. She is also primarily responsible for instructing the setters and offense of the Scorpion team.

In February 2010, Santos was one of 30 recipients to the American Volleyball Coaches Association "Thirty Under 30" award, which recognizes up-and-coming coaches who are under 30 years old.

 
2012 Volleyball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrev. School
1Michelle MarquesJRRS6-2Minas Gerais, BrazilColegio Aplicacao
2Caroline SilvaFRS5-6Sao Paulo, BrazilE.E. Prof. Nelson do Nascimento Mon
3Katarina StepanovicFRMB6-2Barosevac, SerbiaPravno-Birotehnicka Skola Dimitrije
4Erica ChimakSROH6-1Sao Paulo, BrazilE.E. Prof. Gloria Azedia Bonetti
6Paula BarrosSRRS/S5-9Sao Paulo, BrazilNorthwest College (Wyo.)
7Danielle MarquesFROH6-1Minas Gerais, BrazilCESU- Custodio Furtado de Souza
8Danica MarkovicJROH6-0Subotica, SerbiaPolytechnical School
9Ana GuerraJRMB6-1Sao Paulo, BrazilColegio Aplicacao
11Jennifer KowalskiSOMB5-11McAllen, TexasMemorial HS
14Vanja JoksicSOMB6-1Gornji Milanovac, SerbiaTechnical School Nikola Tesla
15Lauren BerletchJROH/DS5-6Brownsville, TexasPorter HS
18Katarina BursacFRS5-10Belgrade, SerbiaPTT Secondary Technical School
Todd Lowery - Head Coach - 4th season
Roberta Santos - Assistant Coach - 4th season
Sam Jones - Manager - 2nd season