Ismael Acosta former president of Mexican Federation passed away
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, November 21, 2020 – NORCECA
Confederation regrets to inform of the passing of Ismael Acosta,
former president of the Mexican Volleyball Federation.
Acosta, with degrees in Law and Physical Education and Sports,
had a doctorate in Education and Politics. He was 66.
Acosta was the main promoter of the State Law for Sports and
Physical Culture of Michoacán and director of the School of
Physical Education from 1993 to 1997. He founded the Volleyball
Association of Michoacan in 1979 and stood out as player and
Acosta was elected to succeed Prof. Alejandro Salinas de la
Garza as president of the Mexican Volleyball Federation after
the death of the latter.