Karasuno

kageyama
Tobio Kageyama
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  • Position: Setter
  • Height: 181.9 cm
  • Year: First year
  • Number: #9

Initially, he was referred to as the "King of the Court," a derogatory nickname that given to him by his former teammates at Kitagawa Daiichi. Kageyama is also widely regarded as a stunning prodigy and an absolute genius by many of the prefecture's players and coaches.

hinata
Shoyu Hinata
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  • Position: Middle blocker
  • Height: 164.2 cm
  • Year: First year
  • Number: #10

Hinata's dream is to become strong enough to spike past tall blockers, just like the Small Giant once did. What he lacks in height, he makes up for in his jumps. His jumping ability is described by some as flying since his jump measures around 3.33m vertically.

tsukishima
Kei Tsukishima
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  • Position: Middle blocker
  • Height: 190.1 cm
  • Year: 1st year
  • Number: #11

Tsukishima is shown to be immensely proficient at blocking primarily because of his height. He is regarded as a calm and collected blocker who thoroughly analyses his actions. His ability also allows him to perform split-second feints to surprise and off-balance his opponents.

nishinoya
Yu Nishinoya
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  • Position: Libero
  • Height: 160.5 cm
  • Year: Second year
  • Number: #4

He serves as the libero for his school's volleyball team, and is regarded by his teammates as "Karasuno's Guardian Deity". Nishinoya's skills in defense are said to be unparalleled. He can receive volleys that most teams would usually deem impossible.

tanaka
Tanaka Ryunosuke
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  • Position: Wing Spiker
  • Height: 178.2 cm
  • Year: Second year
  • Number: #5

Tanaka is ths self-proclaimed ace of Karasuno. Once he gets fired up, he is usually unstoppable on the court and also uncontrollably loud. He also has the tendency to take off his shirt and spin it over his head when he scores a point in practices.

yamaguchi
Tadashi Yamaguchi
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  • Position: Pinch server
  • Height: 180.0 cm
  • Year: First year
  • Number: #12

Early in the series, Tadashi began practicing the jump float serve technique. Although he fails the serve multiple times, he worked extremely hard to improve it. Under the tutelage of Makoto Shimada, his jump float serve can skim the top of the net to catch opponent off guard.

daichi
Sawamura Daichi
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  • Position: Wing spiker
  • Height: 176.7 cm
  • Year: Third year
  • Number: #1

Daichi's weapon isn't his attacks, but rather his solid receives. As a result, he can be considered a defensive specialist. He and Nishinoya are often the ones tasked with handling difficult receives or covering for another teammate's mistakes.

sugawara
Sugawara Koshi
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  • Position: Setter
  • Height: 174.6 cm
  • Year: Third year
  • Number: #2

Because Sugawara rarely plays in official matches, he's an unknown element. When he is called into games, the other teams don't typically know what to expect from Sugawara, thus working to Karasuno's advantage.

asahi
Azumane Asahi
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  • Position: Wing Spiker
  • Height: 186.4 cm
  • Year: Third year
  • Number: #3

After a long break following an incident, Asahi had finally returned to play volleyball again. He is considered the team's ace and is the most powerful attacker in Karasuno. He is known for a strong spike that can blast past most defenders.