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Volleyball A-Z

Volleyball A-Z

By NVVA Volleyball
Do you ever wish there was a guide to playing volleyball? 🏐🏐

From topics such as where to start, how to pick camps and clinics, club and high school tryouts, player development, and much more, we're here to guide you through your volleyball journey, from beginning to end!
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Volleyball A-Z Episode #7: High School Volleyball
Today's episode is all about high school volleyball! Our guest is Denielle Stepka, a Varsity Assistant Coach at Lakeville South High School in Minnesota. Coach Amy and Coach Stepka are talking tryout prep, camps, positions, skills, team cuts, and so much more.   New episodes of Volleyball A-Z are added every Monday at 11 AM!   Want to learn more? Follow us on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
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June 15, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #6: Beach Volleyball
With summer almost here, it's time to talk beach volleyball! Today's guests are Karis Gordon and Mahala Esser, and they'll be discussing everything you need to know about beach volleyball. The two are beach partners who train at the elite beach level and compete in tournaments across the country, considering themselves to be primarily beach volleyball players vs indoor.  New episodes of Volleyball A-Z are added every Monday at 11 AM!    Want to learn more? Follow us on:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
24:27
June 2, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #5: Why Boys Volleyball?
On this episode of Volleyball A-Z, NVVA Program Director Amy Opsal and Virginia Tech/ NVVA Alum Chris Unger are talking everything boys volleyball: where to start, how volleyball trains you for other sports, college club volleyball, and more!   Want to learn more? Follow us on:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball  Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
21:48
May 26, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #4: U12 vs. U18 Athlete Perspective
On this episode of Volleyball A-Z, NVVA Program Director Amy Opsal interviews NVVA 12 Travel Player Maggie Fisher and NVVA U18 Travel Player Marley Alexander, and gets both their perspectives on practices, skills, tournaments, and more! Want to learn more? Follow us on:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
16:06
May 18, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #3: A Guide to Skills by Age
On this episode of Volleyball A-Z, NVVA Program Director Amy Opsal discusses volleyball skills by age with former College of Charleston Technical Director (and soon-to-be NVVA Coach) Tim Alaniz! Whether your child is just beginning their volleyball journey, or is looking for some benchmarks and guidelines along the way, Amy and Tim will be covering all age groups!   Want to learn more? Follow us on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
50:51
May 11, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #2: Advice to Your Younger Self
On this episode of Volleyball A-Z, NVVA Program Director Amy Opsal and NVVA Alumni Lea Brady discuss finding the right volleyball club, appreciating your parents, tournaments, virtual coaching, developing player volleyball IQ, and much more!    Want to learn more? Follow us on:  Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nvvavolleyball Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nvvavolleyball/
21:54
May 4, 2020
Volleyball A-Z Episode #1: Origin Stories
On this episode of Volleyball A-Z, NVVA Program Director Amy Opsal and Coach Mari Silva discuss player development, getting started with volleyball, and parent expectations!
25:39
April 29, 2020