Stay on top of volleyball terminology with Volleyball.Com. ACE. – A serve that is not passable and results immediately. in a point. ANTENNA. – The vertical rods (normally white and red) mounted near the edges of the net. The antennas are mounted. directly above the sidelines and are not-in-play.
General Volleyball Terms. We have organized these volleyball terms and descriptions for those of you who are interested in coaching volleyball. If you’re a new volleyball coach looking to expand your knowledge, this is one place to start.
Volleyball Glossary Ace - a served ball that directly results in a point. Antenna - The vertical rods along the outside edge of the net extending 32 inches above the net to indicate out-of-bounds along the sideline. Any ball that touches the antenna is considered out. Assist - Setting the ball to a teammate who attacks the ball for a kill.
A defensive play by one or more front-row players meant to intercept a spiked ball. The combination of one, two or three players jumping in front of the opposing spiker and contacting the spiked ball with the hands. Attack Block (Hard Block, Offensive Block) Returning the ball immediately to the attacker's court.
Basic Fundamental Skills of Volleyball and 8-Week Training Program Common Errors – Causes – Corrections Knowledge of the basic fundamental skills of volleyball, common errors, and suggested corrections will enable a coach to provide efficient and effective teaching and coaching strategies for every athlete. The
Basic volleyball terminology for understanding the game. Roof, facial, tool, game, match, point, rally, volley, substitution, time-out, coach, screening
Learn all about volleyball substitutions in this article. TA – Total Attempts – This is a statistic that tracks the total number of attack attempts. This should equal all kills, plus errors, plus “0” attacks. So K+E+0=TA. Target – In volleyball, a target is a place the passer or setter is imagining that they intend to send the ball. So the passer is attempting to send their pass to the setter and the specific area on the court where the setter is supposed to be is their target.
Presented by: Tina Jasinowski, Alter Girls' & Boys' Varsity Volleyball Coach Page 2 fundamental skills checklist serving lift - palm flat and facing up, "lift" the ball not higher than a ball width (or two) above head step – small, natural step with opposite foot (right-handers: step with left) taken at same time as ball is "lifted"