Beach Volleyball Lingo - It's A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

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 Jun 10, 2021

1 of 18Pick One:

When a volleyball lands outside of the line it is ___.
A foul ball
Out of bounds
A switch-hitter

2 of 18Pick One:

How does a team win a match in volleyball?
Win 2 out of 3 sets
Win 1 out of 1 sets
Win 5 out of 7 sets

3 of 18Pick One:

What is a team side switch?
When teams switch coaches
When teams switch sides of the net
When teams switch serves

4 of 18Pick One:

What are the volleyball uniform rules?
A player's clothing must be a certain length
A team's clothing must all match in color
A player's clothing must be a certain weight.

5 of 18Pick One:

What does it mean to "enter the freeze"?
The game turns from rally scoring to sideout scoring
It's gotten too cold to play beach volleyball
The ball has literally frozen

6 of 18Pick One:

A lift is ___.
A standard volleyball serve
An illegal call
How players' get home from the game

7 of 18Pick One:

What is a float serve?
An illegal move
When a volleyball player defies gravity and floats in the air
The most common type of serve

8 of 18Pick One:

A trickle serve is when ___.
The ball trickles down by the server's feet
The ball hits the volleyball net and trickles onto the opponent's side
The ball hits the audience

9 of 18Pick One:

A kill is when a player hits the ball ___.
Too hard and the ball pops
Into the audience
To the other side of the next directly resulting in a point

10 of 18Pick One:

Teams switch sides ___.
Every seven points
Twice a game
Every 30 points

11 of 18Pick One:

If a ball is served and lands on the ground on the other side, it's a point for ___.
No one
The servee's team
The server's team

12 of 18Pick One:

When a player at the net tries to physically prevent a ball from passing the net, it is called a ___.

13 of 18Pick One:

When a ball goes past the blocker but is stopped by a defender before it touches the ground, it is called a _____.
Lay up
Whole in one

14 of 18Pick One:

What is a jumbo hit?
An arc trajectory hit that lands perfectly deep in court
A type of plus-sized volleyball
When a hit is so strong the ball lands out of bounds

15 of 18Pick One:

When players joust ___.
They fight for a ball at the top of the net
They fight on the volleyball court like in hockey
There is no volleyball term called joust

16 of 18Pick One:

Cobra means ___.
A player used the ends of their fingers to attack a ball
A player is wiggling in the sand like a snake
A player attacks the volleyball with their face

17 of 18Pick One:

An attack is ___.
Any offensive move that goes from one side of the net to the other
When one player crosses the net to hit an opponent
When a ball hits a player

18 of 18Pick One:

Antennas are ___.
A type of professional volleyball
The lines on a volleyball
The poles on the nets that signify a ball is out of bounds
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