Bethania De La Cruz
Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
2019 NORCECA Championship Gold Medalist
Playing for Starlings Volleyball USA (opens in new tab)
Mother to son, Fer … enjoys spending time with family, visiting the beach and traveling … also likes to listen to music.
2021 Season: Played in all 15 matches and 45 sets … finished second in league with 3,690 leaderboard points … third in Athletes Unlimited with 193 kills … tied for second in the league with 14 service aces … registered 10 or more kills in 13-of-15 matches, including season-high 21 kills against Team Clark on Feb. 28 … opened the season with 10 consecutive double-digit kill performances … posted double-double in back-to-back matches against Team Lowe and Team Edmond to begin Week Two … set season high with 13 digs against Team Hunter on Mar. 21 … earned season-high 430 leaderboard points in Feb. 28 match against Team Clark.
Other Experience: Member of Dominican Republic National Team … eight-time gold medalist … has also won nine silver medals and six bronze medals … played five years professionally in Puerto Rico … member of 2014 Criollas de Caguas champion team … won 2015 Polish Cup … has also played in the Dominican Republic, Japan, South Korea, Turkey, Russia, Italy Indonesia and Thailand.