Viviana Pace, from Luino, Italy, is entering her second season as a lead coach for the 13R1 and 14 Rebels Academy. She started playing volleyball in the 7 grade at the division two level and then got promoted to division 1 in 9th grade for Atletica Luino, an 18 and under team. After four years with Atletica Luino, Viviana continued on to play volleyball at Bocconi University in Milan, Italy.
Following her playing career, Viviana coached for two in Italy before moving to Saratoga where she coached for two years at Sacred Heart Middle School. Since then, she’s spent her time helping her son improve in volleyball and transition from middle blocker to setter.