What positions in volleyball are there?
Which position should you try out for or do you play in one of these positions already?
Each volleyball position is defined along with the physical and mental responsibilities of each role.
Are you a setter?
The setter holds the key leadership position on the court.
Learn what it takes to call plays, run your team's offense, deliver sets to your hitters and discover the best way to communicate with your hitters while leading your team.
Do you play in one of the outside hitter volleyball positions?
Whether you specialize on playing on the left side or you're an opposite hitter on the right side your job is to learn how to hit a volleyball aggressively, confidently and intelligently, so that you consistently find ways to score with an attack your setter, libero or teammate gives to you.
Outside hitter Maggie Skinner hanging with the big boys. Today we worked on being comfortable taking big swings from Zone 4.
Of all the positions in volleyball, the libero and defensive specialist rule the backcourt while the others see action primarily in the front row.
A libero is like a pinch hitter in baseball, who goes in for special duties. The libero goes in for the middle blocker or outside hitter when they've rotated to zone 1 in the back row to serve.
The libero duties are to
Are you a middle blocker?
The middle blocker, is usually the tallest person on the team, and is the primary defensive player at the net, responsible for stopping the opponents attack hits before they cross the net into their team's court.
The middle blocker has specific responsibilities, footwork and hitting options that differ from both of the outside blockers.
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Jul 31, 21 05:49 PM
The dig volleyball definition for four terms including explanations for "up" "tagged" "touch" and "lip" which all describe what happens in defense in backrow.
Jul 30, 21 12:40 AM
These volleyball partner passing drills we do in Boot Camp classes are drills you can do at home in order to improve your consistency and ball control skills.
Jul 29, 21 10:43 PM
You can change the pace or control the speed of the game using an overhead pass in volleyball technique which is a way your team can run a faster team offense.