14 Hickory - Head Coach


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 (2022-2023) Julian Rivera is the head coach for Roots Volleyball’s HCI 14s team – 14 Hickory.

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.

Last season (2021-2022) Julian Rivera is the assistant coach for Roots Volleyball’s HCI 13s team – 13 Hickory and Roots Volleyball’s HCI 16s team – 16 Hickory. He resides in Austin and this will be his 3rd season coaching with the Roots Volleyball family.