Palmer Trinity student takes part in international youth volleyball

By Suzanne Gottlieb Calleja….

Paulina Prieto

Palmer Trinity School student Paulina Prieto, Class of 2012, recently was in Ankara, Turkey, where she competed with the USA Girl’s Youth National Volleyball Team for the Fédéracion Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) Youth World Championship 2011.

The competition is a biennial event that features the top 15 Youth (Under 18) players from 16 countries worldwide, including this year’s competitors: Turkey, Argentina, Brazil, China, Japan, Germany, Poland, Serbia, Egypt, Slovakia, Mexico, Algeria, Thailand, Puerto Rico, Italy, and the USA.

Prieto has attended Palmer Trinity School since 2007, joining the PTS Varsity Women’s Volleyball Team in seventh grade. She will graduate a semester early in December and will start training for volleyball at Penn State in January 2012.

For more information about the school, visit online at www.palmertrinity.org.

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