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Anna Lazareva
6′3″9 Year Pro
Anna Lazareva
Player Stats
2024 View Stats

 

 

Position: Opposite
Height: 6'3"
Pro Experience: 9 years
College: Tambov State University
Hometown: Moscow, Russia

Pronunciation: AH-nuh  lah-zuh-REE-vuh

 

 

PVF Transactions: Atlanta signed Lazareva to a contract (7/10/23) … Activated by Atlanta (2/14/24).

 

Professional Experience

  • Atlanta Vibe - 2024
  • Beijing BAIC Motor (China) - 2023-24
    • 2023-24 China Volleyball Super League Foreign Player of the Year; Best Opposite of the China Volleyball Super League
  • Fenerbahce Opet (Turkey) - 2021-22
  • Federal Territory Sirius (Russia) - 2021-22
  • Hwaseong IBK Altos (South Korea) - 2020-21
    • Finished as the Korean League's top scorer in the 2020-21 season
  • Volero Le Cannet (France) 2019-20
  • Dinamo Moscow (Russia) - 2014-15, 2017-18
    • Awarded "Best Young Player" recognition
  • Yenisey Krasnoyarsk (Russia) - 2016-17

 

International Experience & Events (Russian Olympic Committee + Team Russia)

  • Competed in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics for the ROC, leading the team to three wins in the group round over Argentina, the People's Republic of China, and a sweep over eventual gold medalists USA; the ROC finished 7th in the tournament.
  • 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup - Bronze Medal (Russia)
  • In the 2019 FISU World University Games, took home the MVP, "Best Scorer" and "Best Spiker" awards.

 

Personal

  • Sister Ekaterina Lazareva also plays professional volleyball, having played across Russia and France with a number of professional teams since 2010.
  • Born January 31 in Moscow, Russia.