Volleyball Drills

1 vs 1 Competitions

GMS Staff Member Rob Browning shares some ideas on how to run 1 vs 1 competitions. Volleyball Drills – Objective:  Competitive serve and pass reps. Measurable results. Format: Player A serves 3 balls to Player B, who must pass one half of the court. After 3 serves they switch places–Player A is now the passer,…

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Drills vs. Feedback

One thing we have learned over the years is that volleyball coaches love new drills. After all, if we provide our athletes with new and exciting drills every day, it will motivate them to really get after it. Right? I recently received the following question from a coach… “My outside hitter makes errors at critical…

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Question: Golf Scoring

Volleyball Drills using Golf Scoring From a Coach: I’m looking over the drills and I was wondering what it means by golf scoring? I’m looking at the OWD Wash Table drill. Our Reply: The golf scoring we refer to here specifically is “Match Play” scoring. In match play, rather than keep track of the total…

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Question: Tournament Time

Tournament Time Questions Here at GMS we get a lot of these kinds of questions right before the post-season: Hello GMS talented and amazing coaches, Our team is going into Zone/Region Champions this week and state the following week and I need some help with my blocking!!!!! Please help!? I attended your Pepperdine clinic this…

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