The following article was written by then USA Men’s assistant coach, Rod Wilde, and appeared in the August 1999 edition
I recently posted some video of the 1982 World Championships Final between the Soviet Union and Brazil. For the most
Volleyball is pretty bad at history. For whatever reason, volleyball hasn’t inspired people to write 700 page books about it.
The most famous combination in men’s volleyball in the late 1970’s to mid 1980’s was Vyacheslav Zaitsev and Aleksander Savin.
There is no question that Lloy Ball is one of the greatest volleyball players ever, and specifically one of the
The following article originally appeared in an old Soviet era sports magazine (I think ‘Olympic Panorama’) sometime around late 1983,
For some reason last season, I started playing old volleyball videos before our scouting meetings as the players were coming