Offense volleyball tactics: The "4 - 1 - 5" play is the play most commonly run by setters and is the easiest offensive play to learn. (Tennessee Journalist) The "Four" is a very high ball delivered to the player in Zone 4.
The 4-2. The 4-2 is the second most basic offense in volleyball. In this offense, there are two designated setters. The one in the front row (S1 in the photo above) sets the ball from the middle of the front row and has one hitter behind and one in front. The two setters are lined up opposite each other.
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In a 6-2 offense whichever setter is on the back row is the active setter. When that setter rotates to the front row the setter who is now on the back row becomes active, while the other setter becomes a hitter. In a 5-1 offense there is only one setter on the court, and s/he must set the second contact from whatever position s/he is in.
Volleyball Offensive Plays: A setter can "run a play" with a series of slow or fast sets. Fast sets are lower to the net, slow sets are higher sets pushed 8 - 10 feet well above the top of the net. This has been an important message by your favorite volleyball coach!
The first volleyball offense to cover is the 4 2 offense. This means that there are 4 hitters and 2 setters on the floor. The two setters will play opposite each other and they will set when they are on the front row leaving two hitters at all times on the front row. This type of offense has it’s limitations.
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In a 5-1 volleyball offense, a team has 1 setter and 5 hitters. The setter sets in every rotation. This is different from a 6-2 offense in that not only does the setter set when playing on the back row, but also across the front row. When the setter is on the front row... Have players pass tighter to the net.