A set is a quick motion that positions the volleyball for a hit. The ease with which setters put the ball up in the air is deceiving. Setting a volleyball correctly is the most difficult skill to learn in volleyball. The ability to accurately place the ball where it needs to be time and time again is a skill learned through continual practice....
As coach I gave each volleyball player a word. They were in charge of that word for the rest of the season, to impress it upon their teammates and make sure that word was always a character trait of our team. It was a great focus point and goal for each team member and made the team better as a whole! The last game of the season we captured this shot in the locker room.