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Volleyball FAQ

 1. How many contacts do you have before the ball has to go over ?

There are allowed 3 contacts until the ball has to go over the net to be received by the other team. These three contacts can be made up of pumping, setting, hitting.


How many players are on the court at a time?

6 players at a time. Once you reach the age of 16 there is a new position introduced which is all a libero. They go in for the middles once they move to the back row.  Only 6 players will be on the court and playing at a time.


How many points are in volleyball? 

The first four sets are played to 25 points, with the final set being played to 15 points. A team must win a set by two points. 


Why does one volleyball player wear a different color?

The libero is a player specialized in defensive skills.


Is it legal to kick a volleyball?

Any point of contact that you make with the ball is considered a hit in volleyball. The rules of volleyball clearly state that "the ball may touch any part of the body" when hitting the ball.