|Nationality Dominican Republic|
Weight 70 kg
Block 297 cm (117 in)
Height 1.82 m
|Spike 302 cm (119 in)|
Role Olympic athlete
Hometown Santo Domingo
Name Evelyn Carrera
Home town Santo Domingo
|Full name Evelyn Carrera Pichardo|
Born October 5, 1971 (age 44) Santo Domingo (1971-10-05)
Olympic medals Volleyball at the 2004 Summer Olympics â€“ Women's tournament
Similar People Cosiri Rodriguez, Francia Jackson, Milagros Cabral, Annerys Vargas, Prisilla Rivera
Evelyn Carrera Pichardo (born October 5, 1971 in Santo Domingo) is a retired female volleyball player from the Dominican Republic, who competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, wearing the number #5 jersey. There she ended up in eleventh place with the Dominican Republic women's national team. Carrera played as a libero.
Evelyn win the silver medal at the 2002 Pan-American Cup held in Mexicali, Mexico; she also was awarded Best Libero for the tournament.
She won the gold medal and the Best Libero award with the national squad at the 2003 Pan American Games.
Carrera was named Best Digger and Best Libero at the 2004 Pan-American Cup.
Playing professionally in the Puerto Rico's Liga de Voleibol Superior Femenino, she was awarded as the Best Libero, and among the All Star Team 2006.
During the Holy Week Sport Festival held in Hato Mayor, Carrera played Beach Volleyball (three) with Yenifer Calcaño and Brenda Castillo, winning the Gold Medal of the event.