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Joely Cabrera

  • position DS/Libero
  • height 5-6
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Seca, Puerto Rico
  • Previous School Daytona State
  • position DS/Libero
  • height 5-6
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Seca, Puerto Rico
  • Previous School Daytona State

Joely Cabrera Bio


2015 SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll

2016 (SENIOR)

Played in 72 sets over 28 matches as a defensive specialist
Averaged 1.50 digs per set and had three matches with double-digit digs

2015 (JUNIOR)

Made an instant impact on the back line as a defensive specialist
Played in 29 matches and 90 sets
Ranked third on the team with 255 digs (2.83 per set) and had 12 games with double-digit digs
Possessed a wicked jump serve, finishing the season with 17 aces (0.19 per set)
Recorded 12 digs and four assists in Gamecock debut vs. Southeastern Louisiana (8/28)
Enjoyed a breakout weekend for the team, playing all ten sets at libero as the team went 3-0 at the Carolina Classic. Recorded 14, 22 and 15 in the three tournament matches, respectively
Was perfect on 18 serve receptions and added 22 digs and three assists in a win over Charleston Southern (9/18)
Finished with 20 digs and a pair of aces against Coastal Carolina (9/22)
Played a pivotal role in one of the team’s biggest wins of the season, finishing off the match-winning kill against Arkansas after a wild defensive scramble


2013 First-Team Mid-Florida Conference selection
2014 Second-Team Mid-Florida Conference selection
Played outside hitter at Daytona State and holds the school record for two-year kills total (724) and single-season kills total (522)
2013 kills per set average of 3.87 ranks second for a single season in school history


Played at Colegia Carmen Sol for coach Gilbert Perez
Earned All-Star and MVP honors
Won several Jeep Championships playing club volleyball for ENVOL (Naranjito)


Joely M. Cabrera Montanez is the daughter of Jose Luis Cabrera Roman and Zuheim Montanez Acevedo
Has two sisters, Tammy Lee Cabrera Montanez and Adriana Rivera Cabrera
Plans to major in nutrition