Spike: One of the volleyball terms for a hit or attack. Strong Side: A right handed player hitting from left front, or a left handed player hitting from left front creates a strong sided attack. Stuff: A ball blocked directly back into the attacker and subsequently drops to the floor.
Guide of Basic Volleyball Terms. This is an alphabetical list, and it covers the basic terms that will come in handy at some point or the other during a volleyball match. ACE: A serve that no player of the opposition team touches before it hits the ground. It results in a point for the server.
WEAK SIDE – When a right-handed player is hitting from right-front position or when a left-handed player is hitting from the left-front position. WIPE – when a hitter pushes the ball off of the opposing block so it lands out of bounds. YELLOW CARD – a warning from an official indicated by the display of a yellow card.
Beach Dig: An open hand receive of the ball. (see “Deep Dish”) Block: A defensive play by one or more front row players meant to intercept a spiked ball. The combination of one, two or three players jumping in front of the opposing spiker and contacting the spiked ball with the hands. Block Assist: A successful attempt by any two or more ...
L) Last-minute, Leader, Legendary, Lessons, Level, Lift, Limitation, Line judge, Loss
Volleyball terms and definitions; Indoor volleyball court dimensions; How to Play Volleyball. A volleyball game consists of two teams of six players each, separated by a net. The six volleyball court positions are setter, middle blocker, outside hitter, opposite hitter, libero and serving specialist. To start, flip a coin to determine which ...
Basic volleyball terminology for understanding the game. Roof, facial, tool, game, match, point, rally, volley, substitution, time-out, coach, screening Volleyball Terminology Basic Lingo and Terms
Sports Terms That Begin With ‘L’. Labyrinth. Lambeau Leap. Lane. Lane Violation. Late Hit. Lateral. Lay-In. Layback Spin.
Playing Positions in Volleyball. Volleyball positions in a team: Outside hitter (also called wing spiker, left side) Right side hitter (wing spiker, right side) Opposite Hitter (attacker) Setter. Middle Blocker (center, middle hitter) Libero. Defensive Specialist.