Playing Positions in Volleyball. Volleyball positions in a team: Outside hitter (also called wing spiker, left side) Right side hitter (wing spiker, right side) Opposite Hitter (attacker) Setter. Middle Blocker (center, middle hitter) Libero. Defensive Specialist.
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Volleyball positions terminology. Setter, outside hitter, libero, middle blocker, strong side, weak side, defensive specialist, right back, middle back Volleyball Positions Terms of the Volleyball Court
All the 6 positions of volleyball in 5-1 Volleyball Rotation Right Back Position (Position 1, Right Back, "Zone 1") "Right back" is the position in the defensive zone (or back row) on the right side of the court (when looking at the court behind the back line). This position can be called "right back", position 1, P1, zone 1", "Z1".
The numbers you see are the positions of the players on the court. The arrows signify the order of rotations. Note that the position numbers will not change; just the players will keep rotating every time a ‘sideout’ occurs. The player in position 1 will serve and keep doing it until the next rotation.
This position – also known as the right-side hitter – plays near the right antenna. Opposite hitters tend to be players who have the most versatility and can excel on both offense and defense. The opposite hitter also needs to possess solid jumping skills. Opposite hitters must be able to hit the ball from the front and back rows.
Position 3 is taken by the middle blocker. Usually the middle blocker in this position is called middle blocker one. The best of the two middle blockers will start out in this position. This allows them to match up against the best hitters on the other team. Position 2. Position 2 is for the outside hitter.