FIVB mourns passing of American international referee Paul Andrew Albright

The thoughts of the Volleyball Family are with Paul Andrew Albright’s loved ones at this difficult time

The FIVB is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Paul Andrew Albright, an international volleyball referee who participated in Senior and Age Group Volleyball World Championships, as well as other annual international volleyball events.

Mr Albright also participated as a Challenge Referee at the Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship 2019 in Betim, Brazil. A well-respected referee, Mr Albright’s lifelong passion for the game and learning was an inspiration to so many. He was a great team player and a friend to all in the referee community.

The global Volleyball Family will forever remember Mr Albright’s dedication and committment to volleyball. The thoughts and sympathies of the FIVB are with Mr Albright’s family and friends at this difficult time.