A 6-4 outside hitter/middle blocker, Dosty is ranked as the fourth-best recruit in the nation by PrepVolleyball.com and is expected to make an immediate contribution with the Wildcats this fall. The 2005 Southern Arizona Player of the Year by both the Arizona Daily Star and the Tucson Citizen, Dosty is a Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 selection and a PrepVolleyball.com High School All-American.
Participating in the tournament are the top eight teams from North America, Central America and the Caribbean - Canada, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Trinidad & Tobago and the United States.
The complete U.S. Junior National Team roster is listed below.
- No. Name Pos. Ht. Hometown Club or School
- 2 Jennifer Doris MB 6-5 Houston, Texas Willowbrook
- 3 Whitney Dosty MB/OH 6-4 Tucson, Ariz. Arizona
- 4 Joanna Evans S 5-11 Piedmont, Calif. Vision
- 5 Juliann Faucette OH 6-2 San Diego, Calif. Epic
- 6 Zoe Garrett MB 6-3 Laguna Beach, Calif. Mizuno Long Beach
- 7 Lauren Gibbemeyer MB 6-2 St. Paul, Minn. Northern Lights
- 8 Megan Hodge OH 6-2 Durham, N.C. Triangle
- 9 Rachel Holloway S 5-10 Franklin, Tenn. Nebraska
- 10 Alexandra Klineman OH 6-5 Manhattan Beach, Calif. Mizuno Long Beach
- 13 Stevie Robinson L 5-7 Bakersfield, Calif. Cal West
- 14 Geena Urango OH 5-11 Los Alamitos, Calif. TCA
- 16 Colleen Ward OH 6-2 Naperville, Ill. Sports Performance
- Head Coach: Craig Skinner
- Assistant Coaches: Erikka Gulbranson and Ted Wade
The preliminary tournament schedule is listed below.
- July 31