History Of Volleyball

History Of Volleyball

Today, volleyball is everywhere, but in history – less than 120 years ago, volleyball did not exist. Less aggressive and lower impact, volleyball was born out of a desire to have a sport for the older crowd, for professionals and businessmen who wanted the enjoyment of playing a sport, but did not want a full…

Are the Olympics the Highest Competition for Volleyball?

Are the Olympics the Highest Competition for Volleyball?

Volleyball Is A Highly Popular Sport Worldwide Its adaptability leads to its worldwide appeal. Playing volleyball requires little equipment aside from a ball and space to play. You can play volleyball in a gym, on grass or on the beach sands.  Volleyball was introduced as an indoor Olympic sport in 1964 for men and women.…

Going To The Annual Volleyball Festival In Phoenix, Arizona? It’s Going To Be Big!

Going To The Annual Volleyball Festival In Phoenix, Arizona? It’s Going To Be Big!

It’s one of the biggest events in all of high-school-aged sports. With over 10,000 players and 3,000 coaches on hand for a mega 5 day tournament, it’s going to be big. Have you ever heard of the annual Volleyball Festival in Phoenix Arizona? If not, then now you have… And if you’re enthusiastic about volleyball,…

What Will Be The Future Of USA Premier Volleyball League?

What Will Be The Future Of USA Premier Volleyball League?

Do You Know What Has Happened To The USA Premier Volleyball League? According to their last official announcement, the USA Premier Volleyball League (PVL) stated that “there will be no PVL sponsored division at the 2017 Open National Championship.” This announcement, however, was over a year ago. The PVL has also stated that “With the…

Kathryn Plummer AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year

Kathryn Plummer AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year

What’s better than winning the AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year? Winning it in consecutive years. That’s exactly what Kathryn Plummer accomplished, who is only the 4th player to earn this honor in consecutive years. Only a junior at Stanford, she was the best volleyball player in the NCAA for both 2017 and 2018.…

The History of NCAA Volleyball And The Upcoming Nebraska Vs. Stanford Finals

The History of NCAA Volleyball And The Upcoming Nebraska Vs. Stanford Finals

NCAA Volleyball Winers In The Beginning: Hawaii or California In the beginning, NCAA Volleyball Championships (Division 1) were won by teams from one of two places: Hawaii or California. On December 17th, 1988, almost thirty years ago to the day, the Texas Longhorns stepped in and demanded a change. They won. That day the Longhorns…


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