Who is Tallest Women in Volleyball History?

Alba Hernandez


At 2.07 meters (6 ft 7.5 in), Alba Hernandez is a force to be reckoned with on the court. She plays the middle blocker position for the Puerto Rican national team.

Anna Kajalina


This Estonian spiker stands tall at 2.05 meters (6 ft 8.75 in). Her height and powerful attacks are a valuable asset to her team.

Nelly Alisheva


Another middle blocker, Nelly Alisheva from Russia, clocks in at 2.04 meters (6 ft 8.25 in). Her impressive blocking skills often shut down opposing teams' attacks.

Haleigh Washington


This American middle blocker is a powerhouse at 2.03 meters (6 ft 8 in). She is a member of the US national team and has won numerous awards throughout her career.

Yuan Xinyue


A dominant force at the net, Yuan Xinyue from China stands at 2.03 meters (6 ft 8 in). She plays middle blocker for the Chinese national team and is a two-time Olympic gold medalist.

Brittney Griner


At 2.03 meters (6 ft 8 in), she dominated the center position for the USA national team and the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA.

Boskovic Tijana


This outside hitter from Serbia is a force to be reckoned with at 1.98 meters (6 ft 6 in). While not the tallest on this list, her wingspan and jumping ability make her a dominant offensive threat.

Gözde Yildiz


Another outside hitter, Gözde Yildiz from Turkey, stands at 1.94 meters (6 ft 4.5 in). Her height and powerful spikes are valuable assets to the Turkish national team.

Kimberly Hill


This American libero (defensive specialist) is a giant in her position at 1.93 meters (6 ft 4 in).

Megan Hodge


A retired American outside hitter, Megan Hodge was a star player at 1.88 meters (6 ft 2 in).

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