Archive for March, 2015

Is this sport court allowable for USAV-sanctioned events?

I recently worked an event where the sports court only provided about 1 meter free zone along the sidelines and less than 0.5 meters along the end lines.  The area outside the playing surface was a cement surface. The tournament director instructed officials to allow players to serve from the cement beyond the end of […]

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Closed Poll: Back Row Situation

THE POLL In the scenario pictured below, the setter on the left (#3) is a back-row player and is making the team’s second contact.  As a referee, what call, if any, would you make? No fault; play continues. (20%) Reaching over by the blockers, team on the left gets the point. (12%) Attack-hit fault on […]

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