The Official Forum  

Go Back   The Official Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 87
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: timasdf
Forum: Volleyball Thu Dec 27, 2018, 12:15am
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By timasdf
Question Ball Squishing (compressing) on Line

Hi all,

Wonder if anyone can come up with a rule reference for allowing the ball to squish/compress down to contact the line...thereby ruling the ball in-bounds, based on the...
Forum: Volleyball Sun Nov 11, 2018, 07:56pm
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By timasdf
In 20+ years, I've seen nothing like that. ...

In 20+ years, I've seen nothing like that.

Certainly no need for a whistle, if no violation occurred.
Forum: Volleyball Sat Oct 20, 2018, 01:20pm
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By timasdf
Arrow From what you described, the player's hands and...

From what you described, the player's hands and the ball are completely above the net. There are two possible scenarios:

1. The player is in a blocking motion with any part of the body above the...
Forum: Volleyball Fri Oct 12, 2018, 07:56pm
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By timasdf
I would be quite concerned if the big shots in an...

I would be quite concerned if the big shots in an officials association don't know the rule.

I would be aghast if they saw the rule in the rule book, but refused to acknowledge it.

I don't know...
Forum: Volleyball Fri Oct 05, 2018, 10:43am
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By timasdf
Arrow chapmaja is definitely correct in the ruling of...

chapmaja is definitely correct in the ruling of the play as described.

Regarding the further commentary about now-illegal blocking being OK on a serve, as long as the ball doesn't cross the net......
Forum: Volleyball Wed Sep 12, 2018, 01:31am
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By timasdf
Arrow I don't know about the circumstances of this...

I don't know about the circumstances of this cancellation, but unless this match was scheduled with limited advanced notice, I suggest that the assigner was trying to make a point in this situation....
Forum: Volleyball Wed Sep 12, 2018, 01:27am
Replies: 10
Views: 782
Posted By timasdf
Arrow There are numerous reasons why officials are in...

There are numerous reasons why officials are in short supply. A few of them here...

1. Pay is low, relative to time spent. Fee increases are typically well below the increase in cost of living....
Forum: Volleyball Wed Aug 22, 2018, 11:03am
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By timasdf
I suspect that there isn't mention of the 15...

I suspect that there isn't mention of the 15 second double-whistle warning for warmups in the rule book, since warmups aren't determined by NFHS.

FYI: In our area, we have been instructed to add...
Forum: Volleyball Wed Aug 22, 2018, 09:59am
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By timasdf
Arrow It doesn't. That's when the double-whistle...

It doesn't.

That's when the double-whistle is to be used.

Rule 5-5-3b.13

Keep in mind that the specific timing of warmups is not an NFHS rule. Those are determined by the state (or in rare...
Forum: Volleyball Tue Aug 21, 2018, 11:19pm
Replies: 7
Views: 1,354
Posted By timasdf
Arrow Thread resurrection... Saw this one on the...

Thread resurrection...

Saw this one on the Part II exam again. Looked up the rule reference used in summer 2016.

True/False: Non-playing team members may sit on the floor at the end of the...
Forum: Volleyball Wed Aug 08, 2018, 02:08pm
Replies: 8
Pay
Views: 744
Posted By timasdf
Arrow All are for 2018-2019 Omaha, Nebraska, area...

All are for 2018-2019

Omaha, Nebraska, area rates:
Varsity 3/5: $55
Varsity 2/3: $45
HS non-varsity 2/3: $35


Southwest Idaho rates:
Varsity 3/5: $55
Forum: Volleyball Fri Aug 03, 2018, 12:14pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,242
Posted By timasdf
Arrow I submit to you that signals outside of the...

I submit to you that signals outside of the NFHS/NCAA/other rule sets (for emphasis or to sell the call) is the very definition of showing off.

The only logical reason for using mechanics outside...
Forum: Volleyball Thu Aug 02, 2018, 02:00pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,242
Posted By timasdf
Arrow Welcome! That's an interesting perspective from...

Welcome! That's an interesting perspective from someone on their first VB forum post (after hundreds of basketball/baseball posts).

Perhaps basketball officials are insecure in their calls if...
Forum: Volleyball Thu Jul 26, 2018, 07:29pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,242
Posted By timasdf
Arrow There are is one thing that many experienced...

There are is one thing that many experienced basketball officials picking up volleyball have difficulty doing...

Slow down!!! In basketball the whistle and raised arm/fist are simultaneous,...
Forum: Volleyball Thu Jul 26, 2018, 07:17pm
Replies: 4
Views: 499
Posted By timasdf
Cool Seems that Referee Magazine is a basketball,...

Seems that Referee Magazine is a basketball, football, baseball officiating magazine, that occasionally throws in some VB and other sports to pretend that they cover all of the major high school...
Forum: Volleyball Fri Apr 20, 2018, 10:52am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By timasdf
Thumbs up Walking Shoes

The best shoes I have used for VB officiating are listed as "walking shoes." Super cushioned. Been wearing them for years.
Forum: Volleyball Fri Apr 20, 2018, 10:51am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,786
Posted By timasdf
Arrow This depends on the state / governing body. In...

This depends on the state / governing body. In my opinion, a major factor is the influence that the volleyball people have with the state association.

In many states, volleyball is an...
Forum: Volleyball Wed Jan 31, 2018, 08:14pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,026
Posted By timasdf
Arrow Here's a link to many of the actual changes,...

Here's a link to many of the actual changes, rather than the commentary / press release copied above:

http://www.nfhs.org/sports-resource-content/volleyball-rules-changes-2018-19/
Forum: Volleyball Sat Jan 13, 2018, 01:53am
Replies: 7
Views: 952
Posted By timasdf
Arrow Hi Felix, I've not been on the board...

Hi Felix,

I've not been on the board for a while (several weeks, I guess). I'm a bit surprised by your reply...not because I question it, but that I thought that's how it was trained at...
Forum: Volleyball Sat Nov 25, 2017, 06:59pm
Replies: 7
Views: 952
Posted By timasdf
Arrow While similar, the two/four hits signals are...

While similar, the two/four hits signals are given differently than the #2 / #4 number signals, aren't they?

In my experience, two/four hit signal is given directly to the left or right (offending...
Forum: Volleyball Tue Nov 07, 2017, 12:01pm
Replies: 5
Views: 886
Posted By timasdf
Question Contrasting Colors - Player vs Libero Uniforms

Hi all,

We seem to have great difficulty getting coaches and some officials to understand what contrasting colors are, regarding regular player vs libero uniforms.

In the last few...
Forum: Volleyball Tue Sep 26, 2017, 01:20pm
Replies: 8
Views: 637
Posted By timasdf
Arrow After reviewing Rule 8, there is nothing in the...

After reviewing Rule 8, there is nothing in the verbiage of the rule book or the case book that provides for an illegal serve ruling when a player crosses the line. Bold/underline emphasis mine...
...
Forum: Volleyball Sun Sep 24, 2017, 02:42pm
Replies: 1
Views: 731
Posted By timasdf
I would consider these the ceiling and discuss...

I would consider these the ceiling and discuss thusly during the prematch conference.
Forum: Volleyball Tue Aug 22, 2017, 02:59pm
Replies: 14
Views: 1,408
Posted By timasdf
Not sure if Tony is around anymore, but your...

Not sure if Tony is around anymore, but your question made my point.

If the ball is so far out that I could be 100% from 60+ feet away, it would be far enough out that the R1 would know it.

I...
Forum: Volleyball Thu Jul 20, 2017, 11:11am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,460
Posted By timasdf
Thumbs up Hi Bob, Thank you for the reply. I...

Hi Bob,

Thank you for the reply. I appreciate it.

I completely agree that it is largely a fool's errand to attempt to teach alignment to inexperienced volleyball officials. When...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 87

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:57pm.



Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0 RC1