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    Volleyball

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    ESPINOSA‚RICHARD ANDERSON A. B.S AVTECH-4C JUNE 12‚ 2013 PEDU 211 ASSIGNMENT: Game characteristic 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 rules. The complete rules are extensive. But simply‚ play proceeds as follows: a player on one of the teams begins a ’rally’

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    Volleyball is an active sport played by many individuals around the world. It has been played since 1895 when the game was first officially introduced by the inventor William G. Morgan. Over the years after the invention of volleyball many new rules and regulations as well as events and national leagues were formed. The sport was first known as mintonette and the name was later changed when a spectator‚ Alfred Halstead noticed the volleying nature of the game and the name of the game became known

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    Top Three Offensive Systems Playing volleyball in high school our coaches never told us about the different offensive systems‚ all we knew is that while on the court we had two setters‚ three hitters‚ a backrow and a libero. The setters would be in opposite positions‚ i.e if the first setter was in position 1 then the second setter would be in 4‚ and our offense would work around that format. But after doing a little research I found that there were offensive setups called systems the 5-1‚ the

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    Volleyball There are many sports that people like to indulge in either for fun or as a profession. It is widely known that practicing a sport is a great benefit to the person physically and psychologically. Nowadays‚ people need at least some form of exercise in order to keep in shape‚ to pass time or even “to feel alive”. The last reason is why‚ for the most part‚ it is more attractive why engaging in a sport affects a person’s attitude‚ both mentally and emotionally. However‚ the type

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    History of Volleyball

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    History of Volleyball Today the sport of Volleyball is 119 years old; there are more than 46 million people in North America who play volleyball. There are 800 million players worldwide who play volleyball at least once a week. Volleyball was created in 1895 by William G. Morgan an instructor at the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) in Holyoke‚ Mass. William Morgan wanted to create a game which would have less physical contact then basketball for his class of businessmen at the time. William

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    Volleyball

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    VOLLEYBALL While lazing around the house last Thursday in a turkey induced food coma‚ I was letting my mind wander and reflect back to the past times in my life that I normally try to keep myself from thinking of. During all the recollecting of my past memories I came to the dramatic realization: Volleyball saved my life. It wasn’t until 6th grade that I discovered volleyball. My team bonded quickly‚ easily becoming close friends over the next couple of years as we learned the basics of the

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    Volleyball

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    History Volleyball has come a long way from the dusty-old YMCA gymnasium of Holyoke‚ Massachusetts‚ USA‚ where the visionary William G. Morgan invented the sport back in 1895. It has seen the start of two centuries and the dawn of a new millennium. Volleyball is now one of the big five international sports‚ and the FIVB‚ with its 220 affiliated national federations‚ is the largest international sporting federation in the world. a. Founder William G. Morgan was the inventor of volleyball‚ originally

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    volleyball unit

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    Volleyball unit plan Table of content Rationale – AusVELs‚ varying abilities & assessments Key skill breakdown Unit Overview – links to AusVELS Lesson plans Lesson 1: Introduction to volleyball – digging and setting Lesson 2: Introduction to volleyball – digging and setting Lesson 3: Solidifying skills and introduction to Newcomb ball Lesson 4: Game simulation Lesson 5: Introduction of spiking and game plan. Lesson 6: Mini volleyball competition Appendices

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    Volleyball Observation

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    completely believe that I would be able to see things that I hadn’t seen before‚ however‚ it turns out I was wrong. I went to the Sport Hall gym at McMaster and looked at the volleyball players. I myself am a volleyball player so I am there often playing. On the day I went to observe there were people playing pickup volleyball during the afternoon. This is when people of all skill levels are able to come and play. It is supposed to be just for fun‚ but more often than not‚ it turns very competitive

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    Passers In Volleyball

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    The game of volleyball uses many important techniques; the three most important are passing‚ setting‚ and hitting. These skills allow the players to run an effective offense and defense keeping the game alive. For example‚ without the skills of passing‚ setting‚ and hitting there would be no game of volleyball. All of these aspects allow volleyball to be the incredible sport we see today. The key to getting the ball to the setter is passing. The passer has a very important role in the play‚ whether

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    History Of Volleyball

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    History of Volleyball On February 9‚ 1895‚ in Holyoke‚ Massachusetts‚ William G. Morgan‚ a YMCA P.E. director‚ made a game called Mignonette as a fun game to pass time by ‚ to be mostly be played inside but could be played outside‚ by any number of players. The game took some of its characteristics from tennis and handball. Another indoor sport‚ basketball was becoming popular in the area due to the fact that it had been invented just ten mile away for Springfield Massachusetts‚ four years before

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    PHYSICAL EDUCATION LEARNING PACKET VOLLEYBALL THIS EDUCATIONAL PACKET CONTAINS INFORMATION PERTAINING TO A SPECIFIC PHYSICAL EDUCATION ACTIVITY OR CONCEPT. YOU ARE EXPECTED TO COMPLETE ALL 3 PARTS OF THIS ASSIGNMENT AND RETURN IT TO YOUR PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER BY THE DUE DATE. PART A: SHORT ANSWER READ THE ENCLOSED INFORMATION AND ANSWER ALL 10 SHORT ESSAY QUESTIONS. PART B: CREATE A PROJECT CHOOSE ONE OF THE THREE OPTIONS PART C: CHECK FOR UNDERSTANDING COMPLETE ALL ENCLOSED WORKSHEETS

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    History of Volleyball

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    HIstory of voolleyballPatrese Moore Volleyball 29 November 2011 History of Volleyball Created in 1985 by William G Morgan‚ volleyball‚ originally called mintonette‚ is a game where two teams volleyed a ball back and forth across a net until one team missed. The first competitive game of volleyball was played on July 7‚ 1896. Four years before volleyball was invented‚ basketball was invented. Being that basketball is a fast paced sport‚ not everyone could keep up with its fast paced game. Morgan

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    Volleyball Camp

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    (1 min) Walking Lunges- Walking and lunge and hold each lunge for 5 seconds (1 min) Power swings- Run around the gym while swinging your arms (1 min) 3 minute water break Day 1: Passing Equipment: Volleyballs Volleyball Net Running Shoes Safety Considerations: when passing make sure your hands are held together‚ while elbows are straight and wrists remain firmly in position make sure your body is positioned towards your target to avoid injuries to others

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    Obstacles In Volleyball

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    came up to us. After introducing himself‚ he asked us if we played sports‚ and at a young age‚ I expressed him that I wished to play volleyball on my school team when I was older. Even now‚ I reflect on that conversation and contemplate on how long I have had this dream to play on a volleyball team. Little did I realize my journey to playing competitive volleyball would be one with disappointments‚ obstacles‚ and a discovery of my abilities. When tryouts rolled around at the end of the seventh grade

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    Volleyball as a Subculture

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    Society “Dig” Volleyball as a Subculture? I. Introduction The individuality within diverse subcultures has given so much to society already. Subcultures such as volleyball have been given a chance to grow in our society and spread to other cultures connecting nations across the globe. It takes time for a subculture to be accepted by our society today. Once it is accepted‚ membership in subculture grows as more people feel comfortable joining a mainstream subculture such as volleyball. However‚ to

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    Volleyball Monologue

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    How To Play Volleyball! Imagine you are in a dark‚ deserted‚ brick alleyway. A night owl hoots in the distance. Your phone just died and you are ten miles away from home. You are bored out of your mind because you cannot think of anything to do. Zing! A motorcycle coughing black smoke streaks by‚ but does not notice you. No one is walking by because the dingy‚ damp alleyway you are stranded in is not a place anyone wants to be. It is so quiet you could hear a pin drop. If you have a ball‚ you

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    the game of volleyball

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    Volleyball Mr. Grey 11:00–11:50 The Game of Volleyball Objective of the game The object of the game of Volleyball is for each team to send the ball regularly over the net to ground it on the opponent’s court‚ and to prevent the ball from being grounded on its own court. Basic Outline of play: The player on the back right position serves the ball by hitting it over the net to the opponent’s court. A team is not allowed to hit the ball three times in attempt to return the ball

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    Terminologies of Volleyball * ASSIST - Passing or setting the ball to a team mate who attacks the ball for a kill. This stat is normally only logged for high school‚ college‚ and National/Olympic team play. * BLOCK - A defensive play by one or more players meant to deflect a spiked ball back to the hitter’s court. It may be a combination of one‚ two or three players jumping in front of the opposing spiker and contacting the spiked ball with the hands. * FOUL - A violation of the rules

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    History of Volleyball

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    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. His coworker‚ Dr. James Naismith‚ invented basketball‚ but Morgan saw a potential weakness in the game. Older players who weren’t in shape had a tough time keeping up with the action up and down the

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