This past weekend I was able to be a part of something extraordinary. I was fortunate enough to be in attendance at the NCAA Men’s Division I and II Volleyball Championship at the Galen Center. The final’s match was between two amazing teams, the UC Irvine Anteaters and USC Trojans.Details
This is practice 1 of 2 by NCAA LMU Head Volleyball Coach – Tom Black. Tom has worked with us before here at volleyball1on1.com.
Last year we filmed two full indoor volleyball practices with Tom including an interview from his office where we asked a ton of questions on coaching and volleyball.
Date: May 12th Location: Walter Pyramid at Long Beach State University Time: All day! Tickets: Buy Here! When the United States Men’s Volleyball National Team rolls up to the Walter Pyramid at Long Beach State University for the NORCECA Continental Olympic Qualification Tournament, they might take a second look at their calendars. That’s because a…Details
We are super excited to add a new volleyball practice by coach Gary Sato. This practice contains some great volleyball drills that can be used at all levels from beginner to advanced. For example the first warm-up drill I saw him using it earlier in the week with the USA Men’s National Team. We were…Details
This is great easy drill that can be used to focus on and individual players defense and spiking or multiple outside hitters defense and transition to spiking. This drill can be done with just one player or as a team with multiple players.
Keys to Success
Volleyball Drills for Spiking – Defense to Hitting Transition
1) Good blocking to defense transition footwork.
2) Calling for the ball and focus on a settable ball from defense.
3) Successfully transitioning outside the court to be ready to approach and spike.
4) Focusing on good form in the spike.Details
In this 6 video series Gold Medal coach Steve Anderson teaches the fundamentals of the overhand volleyball serve.Details
Honing your volleyball indoor jump serve, Mike Diehl teaches you the perfect indoor jump serve.
Mike Diehl was an NCAA National Champion at UCLA in ’93 and followed it up with a 15 year indoor pro European career in 20 different countries. 4 times he was the league MVP and the most feared hitter. On the beach his pro debut was at the ’96 Manhattan Beach qualifier with Stein Metzger.