• Essay
    early morning watching as the high school gymnasium starts to fill with people who came out to watch the volleyball tournament. The air starts to fill with the light aroma of sweat as the volleyball players warm up for their first match. My team huddles right before the match to give all the girls the...
    Premium 337 Words 1 Pages
  • Reading Gendered Objects
    football, water polo, baseball, etc; and sports that are considered girly;such are synchronized swimming, ballet, some types of gymnastics, etc. Volleyball is considered as men’s and women’s sport, yet it is still gendered. The first and most obvious difference is in uniforms. Women wear short and tight...
    Premium 1281 Words 3 Pages
  • Volleyball
    Slide 1: Volleyball is a game of constant motion, it takes fractions of a second to travel from a spiker to a receiver which means the receiver must be ready to decide where to pass the ball and control their pass. A team can only touch the ball three times on its side of the net. The usual pattern is...
    Premium 541 Words 2 Pages
  • Volleyball
    Volleyball Study Guide History YMCA Director William G. Morgan developed the game of volleyball in 1895 in Holyoke, Massachusetts. It was devised as a recreational activity for businessmen who wanted a game that had less physical contact than basketball. Morgan originally called the game “mintonette”...
    Premium 1212 Words 4 Pages
  • Who Do I Admire
    independent woman that I strive to be like. Misty May is a three time Olympic gold champion in beach volleyball. She has dominated every level of the sport of volleyball. Both as an indoor volleyball champion with two California State Championships at Newport Harbor High School, 1991-1995 and one NCAA...
    Premium 1076 Words 3 Pages
  • Sports Story
    Lady Cougars make a change By Anna Niemczewska Since 1999, when Vernon Hills High School (VHHS) first opened, none of the girls' volleyball team has ever beat the Libertyville Wildcats, but on October 18th Cougars defeated their biggest rival in a non-conference match. "I was very excited...
    Premium 403 Words 2 Pages
  • kine 3306 notes
    Biomechanics lec 3 Foundation of human movement Review of last lecture Stress-strain curve –bone is special material Elastic | yield point->plastic | failure Function of skeleton Leverag Support Protection Storage Blood cell formation Wolfs law Resorption Response to decreased stress ...
    Premium 1129 Words 10 Pages
  • Maw Maw
    RAPAY, ROSE ANN S. PE4/THURS 7:00 – 9:00 BSCS – 2ND YEAR PROF. OÑA HISTORY OF VOLLEYBALL Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized...
    Premium 2985 Words 9 Pages
  • Volley Ball
    Volley Ball Volley ball techniques No.1. Dig/Forearm Pass: In the game of volleyball, the act of digging describes a pass of a hard-driven ball from the other team. In other words, digging is the act of stopping the ball from hitting your side of the court after the opposing team has either spiked...
    Premium 969 Words 3 Pages
  • Physical Education Volleyball and Psychology
    Physical Education Volleyball and Psychology of Performance Aim: The aim of the following report was to determine which psychological strategies and drills improved the general skill level of the individual (Jake Bosel) and the team in relation to volleyball. The psychological strategies...
    Premium 2101 Words 7 Pages
  • How to serve an underserve in volleyballball
    CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION Volleyball was conceived by Williams J. Morgan of the Holyoke, Massachusetts YMCA in 1895 as a blend of basketball, baseball, tennis, and handball. Early rules called for a net 6 feet 6 inches from the ground and for a 25-by 50-foot court, and provided for the game to be...
    Premium 4234 Words 12 Pages
  • History of Volleyball
    I. History of Volleyball a. Founder b. Origin of the Volleyball c. First name of Volleyball d. Who gave the name volleyball e. Year and When the volleyball was introduced in the philippines f. Year volleyball officially played in Olympics iI. cOURT dIMENSION a. Length...
    Premium 2781 Words 9 Pages
  • Vollyball Terminologies
    from behind the 3m line before hitting the ball. If the back row player steps on or past the 3m line during take-off, the attack is illegal.  BEACH DIG - An open hand receive of the ball, also called a "Deep Dish"  BLOCK - A defensive play by one or more players meant to deflect a spiked ball back...
    Premium 2196 Words 9 Pages
  • The Effects of Plyometric Training Program on the Speed Strength for Young Algerian Football Players
    have an important role in force enhancement during SSC exercise. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, (13), 451-460. Kostić, Z.R. (1995). Snaga u sportu na primeru odbojke (Strenght in Sport as Exemplified in Volleyball).Niš: Grafika "Galeb". Kostić, Z.R. (2000). Teorija i metodika treninga sportske igre...
    Premium 3187 Words 11 Pages
  • Volleyball Expectations
    an outside, and although I’ve been introduced to other hits I’m not as familiar with them. I see my role on the team this year as an all-around volleyball player. My role is to be a more efficient hitter/blocker, play defense, and go after every ball as hard as I can. I am to keep the ball in play no...
    Premium 628 Words 2 Pages
  • Game of Volleyball
    THE GAME OF VOLLEYBALL  Volleyball is the second most popular sport in the world today, exceeded only by soccer. It was invented by William G. Morgan in 1895 at a YMCA in Holyoke for middle aged men who needed something less strenuous than basketball. The sport has changed much over the years and...
    Premium 928 Words 3 Pages
  • standard 2
    coaching career has been our volleyball programs (girls & boys) effort to raise awareness and funds to fight breast cancer. Working with an organization called Dig for Pink we have raised more than $4,000 over the last four seasons. We decorate the gym in pink, sell pink volleyball shirts on campus and work...
    Premium 585 Words 2 Pages
  • Volley Ball Rules
    Volleyball is a complex game of simple skills. The ball is spiked from up to 60 cm above the height of a basketball hoop (about 3.65 metres) and takes fractions of a second to travel from the spiker to the receiver. That means the receiver must assess incoming angle, decide where to pass the ball and...
    Premium 1100 Words 3 Pages
  • History of Volleyball
    History of Volleyball By: LuAnn Schindler The history of volleyball combines sports finesse and ingenuity to create a fast-paced athletic competition. Too Slow For Basketball William G. Morgan, education director at the Holyoke, Massachusetts, YMCA watched the game of basketball grow in popularity...
    Premium 4134 Words 11 Pages
  • Volleyball
    Volleyball History The sport of volleyball originated in the United States, and is now just achieving the type of popularity in the U.S. that it has received on a global basis, where it ranks behind only soccer among participation sports. Today there are more than 46 million Americans who play...
    Premium 2604 Words 8 Pages