Larissa Schneid Lopes, a 5'10" MB/ RS from Valinhos, Brazil will be joining the Reivers squad in 2019. She has been playing volleyball with a local club called Valinhos, which has given her high level experience for years. She has helped her team her team to two championships (2016-2017) and has been accredited with the 'Best Server' of Valinhos (2016) award. Her flexibility to play any front row position will be very helpful for next year's team, and we are looking forward to working with Larissa.
Aside from volleyball, Larissa has also excelled in the classroom. By the age of 15, she completed a veterinary auxiliary course. She has also been part of the Honor Programs for Chemistry and Biology.
She is the daughter of Rosemari Schneid Lopes and Marcus Vinicius Oliveira Lopes. She has an older sister named Leticia and a younger brother named is Lucas. Please welcome Larissa to the Reiver family!