Thursday, November 12, 2009

Sofia Mercedes

Sofia Mercedes – an internationally-renowned volleyball player from the Dominican Republic. Born in 1976, Sofia plays the position of wing-spiker and has successfully played for volleyball teams in Italy, Spain and Trinidad in addition to her home nation of the Dominican Republic. She competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics and won gold at the 2003 Pan American Games, which were held in her hometown of Santo Domingo.