Hometown: Brasov, Romania
Coach Anita Bucur has served as an Assistant Coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and has been with our club since 2006. During her time at the club, she has coached all age groups, focusing in the 17's and 18's age divisions since 2016. She provides the highest level of training to the players she coaches and to all players through the club's specialty skill clinics. Not only is she an outstanding coach, she is an invaluable member of our club assisting with administrative duties and assisting at the tournament desk at Volley in the Rock. Her passion for the game of volleyball is like no other and we love that!
Coach Anita finished her collegiate career ranked in five UALR volleyball categories: second in sets played, third in kills, fourth in attempts, sixth in hitting percentage and eighth in block assists.
Coach Anita is a former University of Arkansas at Little Rock volleyball player with many accolades. Her recognition includes some of the following:
-Most Outstanding Player, Memphis Volleyball Invitational (2007, 2008)
-Most Outstanding Player, T.J. Sales-Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Missouri (2008)
-All Tournament Team, Holiday Inn Emerald Beach Invitational, Corpus Christi, TX (2008)
-Second Team All Conference, Sun Belt Conference (2008)
-Pre-season All Conference Honors, Sun Belt Conference (2009)
-All Tournament Team, Mississippi State Volleyball (2009)
-All Tournament Team, Oral Roberts (2009)
-Sun Belt Play of the Week (2009)
-All Conference First Team, Sun Belt Conference (2009)