Description. Officiating Volleyball: Ball Handling gives an overview of tips and techniques that officials need to make correct ball handling calls. Video examples of various contacts by each position are provided to assist officials in visually identifying ball handling faults. This course teaches and shows the difference between legal and illegal contacts, helping officials be more consistent in their ball handling calls.
Volleyball Ball Handling Begins With Ball Control and Faster Footwork:.You want to stay light on your feet so that you can run, shuffle or side step to get to where you anticipate the ball is. Quickly clasp your hands together, keeping your elbows and wrists pressed together and your thumbs pointing to the ground in order to form your platform .
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For ball handling judgments, the referee’s judgment must be in accordance with the spirit of the rules to encourage longer rallies and spectacular actions; hence, only the most obvious violations will be whistled. Therefore, when a player is not in a very good position to play the ball, the R1 will be less
USA Volleyball Ball Handling Guidelines for Referees and Participants. Below are the USA Volleyball ball handling guidelines presented to referees across the country for the 2008-09 season. In recent years, we have encouraged referees to apply consistent ball handling standards. Following these guidelines, taken directly from the FIVB, should assist in that endeavor since consistency within a match, from match to match and from referee to referee throughout the season is our goal.
Use just the right hand fist to pop the ball up and down, staying as controlled as possible. After 20-30 reps, switch to the left fist. Then, alternate between the right and left fists. Bump with the right fist, then the left fist, then with your platform, and then perform a set. Catch the ball after every sequence.
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Here’s an at-home workout to work on your volleyball ball handling skills. Perform each movement for 1 minute then move to next.Do the series for 2-3 times t...
When a ball-handling decision is made early, a standard is set for the match. It is helpful to evaluate a couple of rallies early in the game to judge the level of ball handling during live game play rather than basing your opinion only on warmups. Another important area of consistency is to avoid make-up calls.