Milwaukee Sting based out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, shares a drill that works on blockers reading the attacker, closing the block and taking away a section of the court.
Munciana Volleyball based in Yorktown, Indiana, shares a breakdown of how it trains middle blocker movement to block the pin attackers, followed by transitioning to attack. The various components are trained separately and then combined together in a gamelike drill.
Tony Hawk helped popularize skateboarding through his gravity-defying career and video game. Now at 50, he’s expanding the sport’s reach through his foundation and advising on its Olympic debut.
Central Illinois Elite based in East Peoria, Illinois, shares a wash drill called Match-Up that is played six versus six. The defense works on defending around a single block and the offense works on efficiency and running various plays.
692 West shares a drill that progresses and works on transition offense and the blockers footwork to set the ball to an attacker.
When Ryan Huizdos’ Little League team was told it had to use the standard white ball at the District Tournament, he took his case to the U.S. Department of Justice. After a three-year battle, the league agreed to allow the yellow ball to be used for all visually-impaired kids nationwide.
Dakine Beach Volleyball Club of Tacoma, Washington, shares a drill to train blocking transition to set the attacker.
Erin Chastain has served as DePaul University Women's Soccer Head Coach since 2007. She previously spent five seasons at national soccer power Santa Clara University as an assistant coach.
Tips on knowing what to say, and how to say it, when it comes to guiding kids' in their youth sports journeys.
The Egyptian striker began playing soccer just a half an hour outside of his hometown, but each matriculation to the next rank would pull him farther and farther away from his childhood home.