The week featured the one tournament we had scheduled for the 2018 Spring season - one at home. Predictably, the week's training was focused on preparation for it.
Whose ball is it? This is a question which should be answered before your team steps out on the court through understanding basic principles of seam responsibility.
It was a short week for MSU Volleyball as the university was closed Thursday and Friday for the Easter holiday. The team got in some good work, though.
Last week we started what is officially known as the "non-traditional season". That means we can work more with the players than we could previously this term.
Do you think offense or defense is more important for the success of your volleyball team? Here is some analysis using data from the US college game.
Once upon a time, volleyball coaching legend Julio Velasco made some comments about what he called "the culture of the alibis" which continue to resonate.
As much as we may wish it otherwise, players (and teams) don't always play at one consistent level. They have a distribution of performances. This has implications for our coaching.