There are two basic approaches to offensive systems you can take in volleyball. Either your look to spread things out or your look to overload the block.
Back row attacking - especially in the women's game - tends not to have a high success rate. If you do things right, though, you can improve that.
Why you might decide to put your back row attacker in Position 5 and why I think that is not the best decision if you don't have other reasons.
A high school volleyball coach is struggling with the question of whether they should stick to their offensive system or change it.
What should you do when your setter has to play the first ball during a rally? Who should take the second contact to set the offense?