In the AAU Volleyball magazine an article by Cassidy Lichmann lists five areas of the game where more work is probably needed. Here are my thoughts.
This is a good volleyball serving and passing exercise that constantly forces players to recognize and adapt to changing scenarios.
How much time do you spend on reading the serve with your passers? If you're like most coaches, you're probably way more focused on technique.
The 0-3 scale is commonly used to rate serve reception passing, but it has some significant limitations. Here are some thoughts on improving it.
A reader asked a trio questions related to hitter approaches, knee slides when receiving short balls, and run-throughs for passing
What are your favorite drills/games to practice serve receive? That question, or variations of it, come up a lot. Here are some thoughts and ideas.
Do you use a rigid zone system to rate your team's serve reception, or do you use something with more discretion built in? Each has advantages.