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Caren Kemner

Full name: Caren Marie Alexis Kemner
Gender: Female
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: April 16, 1965 in Quincy, Illinois, United States
Affiliations: Arizona Wildcats, Tucson (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Volleyball

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Caren Kemner played volleyball at the University of Arizona, but left after two seasons to join the US National Team, where she had a long tenure from 1985-96. Kemner played in three Olympics for the US (1988, 1992, 1996), winning a bronze medal in 1992. She also won a bronze medal at the 1987 Pan American Games. Kemner competed four times for the US at the NORCECA (North American, Central American, and Caribbean) Championships, winning silver medals each time, in 1985, 1987, 1991, and 1993. She played at the 1986 and 1990 World Championships, winning bronze in 1990, and at the 1986 and 1990 Goodwill Games, winning bronze in 1986.

Kemner played professionally for seven years in Brazil, Italy, and Japan. She then became a volleyball coach. She returned to her home of Quincy, Illinois to care for her ailing parents, and coached at her alma mater, Quincy Notre Dame High School. She later took over the volleyball program at Culver-Stockton College, near Quincy. Kemner also founded the non-profit Riverfront Athletic Association.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball Women's Volleyball United States USA 7
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball Women's Volleyball United States USA 3 Bronze
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball Women's Volleyball United States USA 7

Women's Volleyball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW IP SO
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 7/8 1 1988-09-29 USA 3, KOR 2 3 15
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Classification Round 5-8 Match #2 2 1988-09-27 GDR 3, USA 1 1 7
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #1 2 1988-09-21 CHN 3, USA 0 0 6
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #3 1 1988-09-23 USA 3, BRA 2 3 6
1988 Summer 23 Seoul Volleyball United States USA Group B Match #6 2 1988-09-25 PER 3, USA 2 2 6
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 3/4 1 1992-08-07 USA 3, BRA 0 3
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1992-08-06 CUB 3, USA 2 2
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1992-08-04 USA 3, NED 1 3
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #2 2 1992-07-29 JPN 3, USA 2 2
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #3 1 1992-07-31 USA 3, EUN 2 3
1992 Summer 27 Barcelona Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #6 1 1992-08-02 USA 3, ESP 0 3
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Final Round Match 7/8 1 1996-08-01 USA 3, GER 1 3 6 9
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1996-07-30 CUB 3, USA 0 0 3 5
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Classification Round 5-8 Match #2 2 1996-07-31 KOR 3, USA 0 0 1 2
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #3 1 1996-07-20 USA 3, UKR 0 3 1 2
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #6 1 1996-07-22 USA 3, NED 1 3 0 0
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #8 2 1996-07-24 CHN 3, USA 1 1 2 1
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #12 1 1996-07-26 USA 3, JPN 0 3 6 4
1996 Summer 31 Atlanta Volleyball United States USA Group A Match #14 1 1996-07-28 USA 3, KOR 1 3 0 0
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