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Volleyball

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Volleyball

  1. 1. volleyball<br />Jenna Otten<br />March 21 & 23, 2011<br />
  2. 2. History<br />1895, William G. Morgan<br />Instructor (YMCA) in Holyoke, Massachusetts<br />Elements basketball, baseball, tennis, and handball<br />Create game for his classes businessman<br />Demand less physical contact than basketball<br />At the time called Mintonette<br />
  3. 3. History Continued<br />Borrowed the net from tennis<br />Raised 6’ 6” above floor<br />Players seemed to be volleying back and forth<br />“volleyball” would be more descriptive name<br />July 7, 1896 at Springfield College<br />First game of “volleyball” was played<br />
  4. 4. History continued<br />1900 special ball designed<br />1916 Philippines (set and spike) introduced<br />1917 game changed 21-15 points<br />1920 three hits per side<br />1928 USVBA, now USA Volleyball formed<br />1930s first two man beach volleyball game<br />
  5. 5. History Continued<br />1934 approved national volleyball referees<br />1948 first two-man beach tournament<br />1949 World Championships held Prague, Czechoslovakia<br />1964 introduced the Olympic Games in Tokyo<br />1983 association of volleyball professionals formed<br />1986 Women’s Professional Volleyball Association formed<br />
  6. 6. History Continued<br />1988 U.S. men repeat Gold Olympics<br />1990 World League created<br />1995 volleyball 100 years old<br />1996 2-person beach volleyball Olympic sport<br />2002 beach dimension reduced to 8mx8m<br />2007 championship match lasts 1:41<br />
  7. 7. Rules<br />Net height for girl 13-18 7’ 4 1/8’’<br />18x9m playing court<br />2” wide for all lines<br />Service zone 29’6” wide<br />No double hitting<br />Block touch is not a hit<br />
  8. 8. Rules Continued<br />Ball “in” court and boundary lines<br />Ball can touch the body<br />Three hits per side<br />A scoreboard visible to everyone<br />Braces are allowed in original state<br />Sets go to 25 points<br />
  9. 9. Facts<br />Tennis net was 6’ 6”<br />Spalding and Bros first actual volleyball<br />Forearm pass integrated the 1940s<br />Volleyball Hall of Frame- Holyoke, Massachusetts<br />Alfred Halsted renamed the sport<br />Fun to play (My fact)<br />
  10. 10. The best sport ever!<br />Playing since the third grade<br />Me and my sister play<br />Physical demanding<br />Fun to watch anytime <br />Favorite volleyball team Nebraska<br />Favorite volleyball player Sarah Pavan<br />
  11. 11. Pictures<br />
  12. 12. More Pictures<br />
  13. 13. More Pictures<br />
  14. 14. More Pictures<br />
  15. 15. References<br />http://www.volleyball.com/volleyball_history.aspx<br />http://www.volleyballdrills.org/volleyball_facts/volleyball_facts.html<br />USA Volleyball Regulations. Domestic Competition. 2008-2009<br />
  16. 16. Volleyball<br />Jenna Otten<br />March 21 & 23, 2011<br />

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