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Volleyball Systems & Strategies

Volleyball Systems & Strategies

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    Build a successful team around the strength of your players. Volleyball Systems & Strategies is your guide to implementing the world's top systems and strategies for consistent execution and superior team play.

    With this special book and DVD, you'll identify the offensive and defensive systems best suited to your team's talents, in-game situations, and your opponent's style of play.

    Go on the court and see the game's best serve, serve-receive, offensive, and defensive systems and strategies in action. Compare each system's advantages and limitations, then master their on-the-court execution with over 80 practice drills—complete with variations and coaching tips.

    If you're ready to maximize your talents, ace the competition, and step up to championship play, let Volleyball Systems & Strategies be your guide to bringing home the gold.

    Table of Contents

    Introduction: Tactical Overview
    Part I Serve, Transition, and Serve-Receive
    Chapter 1. Serve and Transition
    Chapter 2. Five-Player Serve-Receive
    Chapter 3. Four-Player Serve-Receive
    Chapter 4. Three-Player Serve-Receive
    Chapter 5. Serve-Receive Drills

    Part II Defensive Systems
    Chapter 6. Player-Back System
    Chapter 7. Player-Up System
    Chapter 8. Two-Blocker System
    Chapter 9. One-Blocker System
    Chapter 10. Defensive System Drills

    Part III Defensive Strategies
    Chapter 11. Block the Line and Dig Inside
    Chapter 12. Block Inside and Dig the Line
    Chapter 13. Middle-Block Strategies
    Chapter 14. Defensive Strategy Drills

    Part IV Offensive Systems
    Chapter 15. 5-1 System
    Chapter 16. 6-2 System
    Chapter 17. International 4-2 System
    Chapter 18. Offensive System Drills

    Part V Offensive Strategies
    Chapter 19. Spread Strategy
    Chapter 20. Fast-Tempo Strategy
    Chapter 21. Multiple Tempos With Combination Plays
    Chapter 22. Swing Strategy
    Chapter 23. Offensive Strategy Drills

    Part VI Systems, Strategies, and the Team
    Chapter 24. Practicing Team Tactics
    Chapter 25. Match Coaching Tactics

    Appendix A: The Ranking System
    About USA Volleyball

    About the Author

    USA Volleyball (USAV) is the national governing body for the sport of volleyball in the United States and is recognized by the Fï¿œdï¿œration Internationale de Volleyball and the United States Olympic Committee.

    The vision of the USAV is to be acknowledged as the world leader in volleyball. To accomplish this mission, the following goals are to be achieved:

    -Competitive success: To win gold medals in every international competition

    -Sport growth: To achieve full participation in volleyball at all levels and in all geographical areas

    -Sport enhancement: To improve support services necessary for the quality and conduct of programs to ensure recognition as the authority and expert for volleyball

    -International representation: To have influential positions on all international boards and commissions

    -Recognition: To receive consistent recognition of volleyball coaches and athletes as top world performers

    -Administration: To develop and maintain a structure that will efficiently assist in achieving the vision and mission of the corporation

    -Finances: To develop, implement, and maintain a financial plan to achieve the vision and mission of the corporation

    USAV is committed to and works toward the opportunity for all to participate. It is an advocate for all Americans—ensuring universal access to opportunities at all levels of the game. The USAV headquarters is in Colorado Springs, Colorado.