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Strength training with Hawaii volleyball

The Rainbow Wahine dominated the nation when some doubted the team would make it off the island. By: Josh Staph Even perennial powerhouses can't es...

By: Josh Staph

Two agility drills from Minnesota volleyball

By: Chad Zimmerman Although Sarah Wiley isn't a player on the court, she is an essential part of the University of Minnesota volleyball team. In fact...

By: STACK Staff

Quickness Drills with Washington Volleyball

In the world of women's volleyball, the hardest spikes have been clocked at 45 miles per hour. With some fuzzy math, you can calculate that, given the...

By: STACK Staff

Mizuno vs. Asics Volleyball Shoes

Every volleyball training shoe brand claims to be "the best." In reality, experienced indoor players know there are only two brands that consistentl...

By: Skyword

3 Effective, Fun Volleyball Serving Drills

The skills of a successful volleyball athlete are learned in practice, including  becoming an effective server. Practicing serving is as important ...

By: Skyword

Spoiler Alert: Team USA Wins Gold in Women's Beach Volleyball

It's true. Regardless of the outcome of the Olympic women's beach volleyball final tonight, the U.S. will take home gold and silver. In case you mi...

By: Samantha Jones

Learn to Eat Healthy With Silver Medalist Ogonna Nnamani

With so many delicious empty calorie options out there, even elite athletes can struggle with meal choices. It's a battle that former U.S. national...

By: Samantha Jones

Using Strength Training To Improve Your Volleyball Serve

In the Summer Olympics, you'll see the most elite volleyball athletes outmatch their defenders by powerfully serving aces and seam balls. Wouldn't y...

By: Kevin Hollabaugh

Volleyball Duo Misty May-Treanor & Kerri Walsh Train for a Three-Peat in London

Two Olympic gold medals are not enough for beach volleyball superstars Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh. They are currently gearing up to capture...

By: Maddy Lucier

How to Improve Your Vertical Leap for Volleyball With Jump Training, Part 2: Plyometrics

The ability to jump higher than your opponents in volleyball has obvious competitive benefits. You will be in a better position for spikes and you...

By: Adam Kessler