Dominican Federation and NORCECA mourns the death of Dr.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, May 30, 2019 – NORCECA
Confederation joins the Dominican Volleyball Federation in
mourning the death of Dr. Josefina Cordero after a long battle
Dr. Cordero, a member of the Dominican Sport Medicine
Federation, was a medical doctor who frequently accompanied the
Dominican women’s national team at international competitions
until she became ill several years ago.
“Over the years, Dr. Cordero offered valuable services to our
team as a doctor and as a friend as she developed an outstanding
relationship with the players,” said Cristobal Marte Hoffiz, the
president of the female program of the Dominican Federation.
During her long career in the sports, Dr. Cordero received many
recognitions from several public and private institutions,
including the Dominican Olympic Committee.
May she rest in peace!