JULIAN RIVERA

14 Hickory - Assistant Coach

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Coach Fun Facts

  • Tallest member of his family
  • Favorite color is orange
  • Born and raised in Puerto Rico
  • Favorite food is arroz con pollo
  • Enjoys surfing

Coach Bio

This season (2020-2021) Julian Cruz is the assistant coach for Roots Volleyball’s 14 Hickory at HCI and the Treehouse and the assistant coach for Roots Volleyball’s second 15s team – 15 Hickory at Hill Country Indoor.

Julian was born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico and attended Wesleyan Academy in Guaynabo. He graduated in 2012 and currently attends Texas State. He is pursuing his degree in Business Admin. He resides in Austin and this will be his first season coaching with the Roots Volleyball family.