Volleyball coaches look at the ratings of opposing team passers to decide who to target with the serve, but that might mask opportunities.
A fellow blogger did some research on the effectiveness of off-speed shots. There are a couple additional considerations, though.
A reader asked me to speak to the subject of advanced serving zones in volleyball. Here's a bit on the subject.
Serving certain targets - be they Zones or passers - can be very useful. Let's not forget, though, the one actually having to make the serve.
Is there a better offensive option than the libero bump-setting high balls when the setter plays first contact?
A fellow volleyball coach highlights a weakness of heat mapping to help decide what type of defense you play
Once upon a time the W reception pattern was used by teams everywhere. These days it's only those at lower levels. Why is that?
A coach of a group of young players wants some advice on line-up strategies when there is an experience imbalance.