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 Olympics sport in 1964 for men and women.…

What’s an Appropriate Age to Start Volleyball?

What’s an Appropriate Age to Start Volleyball?

Volleyball is not only a great sport for young adults, but for children too! It is an involved game with many rules and components that requires a level of cognitive logic and attention span that may not be appropriate for children under the age of 5. The Only Reason I Go to School is to…

Tips On How To Successfully Earn A Collegiate Scholarship With Volleyball

Tips On How To Successfully Earn A Collegiate Scholarship With Volleyball

If you’re a keen high school volleyball player, then one of your biggest goals in your young career may be to go on to earn a collegiate scholarship with volleyball. If you’re one of the fortunate people to be offered this, it will be a vital step on the way to furthering your volleyball dreams.…

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…

Should College Athletes Get Compensation for Playing?

Should College Athletes Get Compensation for Playing?

Imagine that you spend countless hours getting better at your craft. While you get better at your sport, juggling that and school, you may even need to get a job on the side to help afford your education. You are expected to excel at everything while supporting yourself. However, people use your name and likeness…

Tami Alade 2018 Pac-12 Women’s Volleyball Scholar Athlete of the Year

Tami Alade 2018 Pac-12 Women’s Volleyball Scholar Athlete of the Year

Every year, the Pac-12 awards one player from each of the sports that they sponsor the Scholar-Athlete of the Year award. This award is to reward a player who has not only proved to be a standout in the sport that they play but also academically. This year, Tami Alade was awarded the 2018 Women’s…

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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