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TrueSport - Teaching Respect for Officials

By Region Staff, 11/04/18, 12:00AM MST


Informative article by TrueSport regarding volleyball officials

We've all been's an exciting match, and the play is whistled dead due to an assessed fault. How do you react?  How does your reaction/behavior affect young athletes' volleyball development and attitudes toward authority figures?  Whether a legitimate argument exists (e.g. misapplication of a rule, which is why protest procedures exist) or it's just a difference of opinion/perspective on judgement, TrueSport discusses how our treatment of sports officials speaks volumes about the values we wish to instill on young athletes.

Link to TrueSport Article

This link will take you to the TeamUSA Volleyball website. Special thanks to TrueSport and USA Volleyball for the information contained within the article.