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.
In volleyball, the setter is the primary shot caller. The different offensive plays are often communicated via hand signals. A setter will share with his teammates what he has in mind for the next play via hand signals. Communicating this way allows the hitters to be aware of their role on the next point.
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A setter can be called on the following by the referee: A double: If the ball spins over a certain number of rotations during its trajectory. An "over" call: If the setter makes contact with the ball if it's broken the plane of the net
Volleyball Hand Signal: Fast Plays Setters Run To Zone 4, Z3, and Z2 . Learn the volleyball hand signal used by setters to call fast offensive sets to run plays to their left, middle and right front hitters in zone 4, z3, and z2.
The R-1 is responsible for this call; however, the R-2 can assist with a discreet signal if needed. If an official loses track of the setter’s position, he or she can watch to see if she retreats from the net or stays to block. This can assist in making a correct back row call.
Middle Blocker. • 1 – Quick set above setter to the middle – Signal: One finger. • 2 – High set in the middle in front of setter 3-4 ftabove net – Signal: Two fingers. • 31- Quick set to middle hitter in the three position (same as 32 but faster) – Signal: Three fingers.
Setters need to make sure that their hitters always check with them in between plays. Calling their name might sometimes be necessary to get their attention, especially in the case of a change in call. It is a setter’s responsibility to make sure that their hitters do not collide and are aware of the play being run.
#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.