Coach Alvaro moved to San Diego in 2017 from Puerto Rico. He has a rich background in playing high-level international volleyball. He competed for the University of Puerto Rico and represented his country in the Junior Olympic National Championships twice. He also played professionally with the Puerto Rico Juvenile Superior League and the Superior Team in the Puerto Rico LVS (Liga de Voleibol Superior).

Alvaro has coached players ages 11 to adult. As a coach, he creates an atmosphere that provides opportunities to learn and looks forward to building a team that works together. His coaching style focuses on fundamentals, competitiveness, passion, and teamwork.