Danielle Scott-Arruda United States

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

01 Oct 1972

Height

1.91m

Weight

85kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Sport Guides

VOLLEYBALL

Danielle Scott-Arruda competed in VOLLEYBALL

Did you know?

  • There are six players in a volleyball team, and the net is 2.43m high for men and 2.24m high for women.
  • They are allowed a maximum of three touches of the ball between them before it must cross the net.
  • Crucial is the set and spike, in which a player feeds the ball (the set) for a team-mate to smash it into the opposition's side of the court (the spike).
  • The London 2012 men’s and women’s events feature 12 teams, divided into two pools of six. The best eight progress to the knock-out phase.
  • Volleyball made its Olympic debut at the 1964 Games in Tokyo, with Japan winning the women’s tournament in front of a jubilant home crowd.

Appearances for Danielle Scott-Arruda

Date Event Won
11 Aug Women's Volleyball Gold Medal Match silver
9 Aug Women's Volleyball Semi-final 2 Won
7 Aug Women's Volleyball Quarter-final 4 Won
5 Aug Women's Volleyball Pool B Match 29 Won
3 Aug Women's Volleyball Pool B Match 23 Won
1 Aug Women's Volleyball Pool B Match 17 Won
30 Jul Women's Volleyball Pool B Match 10 Won
28 Jul Women's Volleyball Pool B Match 5 Won