#4 – The setter calls this volleyball play by showing the outside hitter four fingers. This is a standard set to the outside. It is high and to the outside. The ball will be just inside the antenna so that the hitter can either hit the ball down the line or cross court.
The setter holds up four fingers to the left side hitter, then one forefinger to her middle hitter then all five fingers they'll hold up to her right side hitter to call the 4-1-5 offensive volleyball play.
OFFICIAL VOLLEYBALL SIGNALS PlayPics courtesy of (www.referee.com) 1. Illegal Alignment/ Improper Server 2. Line Violation 3. Illegal Hit 4. Delay of Service 5. Over-the-net 6. Net Fault or Net Serve 7. Illegal Attack 8. Illegal Block/Screening 9. Ball Touched 10. Four Hits 11. Double Hit 12. Ball Lands Inbounds
Volleyball Hitting Terms - Most Common Volleyball Offensive Terms. Pipe: Set the pipe occurs when a back row player jumps and attacks a set from behind the attack line. Shoot: A shoot is a quick, low set to a hitter hitting outside.
Types of Volleyball Hits: The Cobra. Usually done in beach volleyball, the spiker uses their straight hand with the palm down to contact the ball with their fingertips. Types of Volleyball Hits: The Pokey. Usually done in beach volleyball, the spiker uses their closed fist to contact the ball with the knuckles of the index and middle finger.
Extend the arm to the side of the team that will serve. Raise the forearms front and back, and twist them around the body. Place the palm of one hand over the fingers of the other, held vertically (forming a “T”), and then indicate the requesting team. Show a yellow card for a warning; red card for a penalty.
If the team that just hit the ball touches it again after it comes off the net band this would be 4 touches. This is actually one of the more obvious calls in volleyball in the sense that an official indicates this fault by simply holding up four fingers on one hand. 12. Double Hit
If a team contacts the ball more than 3 times without sending it back over the net, and the 3 and 4 contacts aren't made by the same player, then signal 4 hits. Signal by extending the arm with 4 fingers. This should be slightly to the side and above the head. Remember, if the same player makes the 3rd and 4th contact, the signal is 2 hits.