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Hitting Techniques With Stanford Volleyball

  When going for the kill, using the most appropriate arm swing can be a big factor in swinging momentum for your team. Jason Mansfield, Stanford...

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Multi-Sport Agility Training

No matter what sport you're preparing to dominate, training multidirectional movements—straight ahead, backward, left, right and at 45-degree angles...

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Volleyball Pro Agility Drill

Pounding out a 5:30 mile won't help you get to a dig in a tight match. Speed on the volleyball court is measured by how fast you can move left and rig...

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The Role of a Team Captain

Want the same rank as Gabrielle Reece, Kobe Bryant, Peyton Manning and Sidney Crosby? Use this summer to prove the captain patch belongs to you.  ...

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McDavid HexPad

Tired of replacing your ratty ol' knee pads halfway through every volleyball season? McDavid's Teflon-coated HexPads may be the answer—for next seas...

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Volleyball Nutrition Plan

Use a well-planned nutrition strategy to fuel Penn State's strength coaches' eight-week power training program.  Now is the time to get your body...

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Boosting Power Output with the Nittany Lions

  School's out. Time to get a job, socialize, hit the beach, or do anything else to take your mind off the monotony of the school year. If that's...

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USC Volleyball's Cone Drill

  Over the past five years, USC's volleyball program has established itself as one of the best around, with back-to-back titles in 2002 and 2003, an...

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Defensive Work with USA Volleyball

Team USA knows that despite having some of the best setters and hitters in the world, they'll need to execute a stingy defense if they want to bring...

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Ankle Stretches from Penn State Volleyball

Physically speaking, there's not much difference among the best of the best college volleyball squads. Sometimes, the deciding factor between a win ...

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