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One Nigerian Volleyball Organization Is Changing Lives

By Vincent Unogwu, Junior Volleyball Association 10/19/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Vincent's commitment is born out of his personal interest to grow the game and to see that volleyball becomes a game to reckon with in Nigeria. 

Coach Tips for Dealing with New Club Athletes and Parents

By Matt Sonnichsen, Junior Volleyball Association 10/19/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Since parents are paying for club fees, they have a right to express their concerns about the team. Club coaches should be open to this, but that does not mean it's an invitation for venting a laundry list of complaints. 

Volleyball Tip of the Week: Base Release Defensive Movement

By Junior Volleyball Association 10/18/2018, 9:15pm CDT

Pentagon Juniors based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, shares a defensive drill that focuses on training defenders to watch the opponent's pass, then watch the setter and release quickly to their defensive position.

Drill: Run Serve Receive

By CoachingVB 10/18/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Make sure the pace of the drill is such that players don’t have to stand around in the court waiting to pass a ball for very long after they’ve done their run. 

Four Ways to Find Your Best Division for Your Talent Level

By Matt Sonnichsen, Junior Volleyball Association 10/15/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Even if you're an underclassman the coach can still send you recruiting questionnaires or recruiting information to indicate that they are interested in you.

Destiny's Child and The Longshot: U.S. Volleyball Tandem Is Oddly Effective

By Sean Jensen, SportsEngine 10/08/2018, 1:45pm CDT

Paths to Youth Olympic Games for Tim Brewster and John Schwengel couldn’t have been more different

"They know, long-term, they won’t be partners at the elite level because they’re both undersized, but right now they’re the two best players at their age level (in the United States), and they play well together.”

Volleyball Tip of the Week: Blocking the Seam and Lining Up the Block

By Junior Volleyball Association 10/04/2018, 8:00pm CDT

Kennesaw State Volleyball, a DivisionI program in Kennesaw, Georgia, shares two blocking drills to focus on blocking the seam, penetrating the net and watching the attacker in order to effectively line up the block.

The Jump Serve in Volleyball

By Beverly Oden, ThoughtCo. 10/04/2018, 12:00pm CDT

The drawback to a jump serve is that all of the extra motion utilized in the serve process can lead to a higher incidence of serving errors.

Volleyball: Blocking Tips

By Strength and Power for Volleyball 10/01/2018, 12:00pm CDT

This is to travel a greater distance sideways at the net. To move left, take a step with your left foot, then cross your right foot over in front of your body (your body is now sideways). 

Twelve Simple Ways to Run a Great Volleyball Tournament

By Steve Bailey, Junior Volleyball Association 09/30/2018, 12:00pm CDT

When starting a new event or working with other clubs on an event, club reciprocation is important. Make sure all parties are equally supporting each other.

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