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What is Volleyball?
The game of volleyball was originally called "mintonette." Volleyball was invented in 1895 by William G. Volleyball is played indoors and outdoors too. Two teams of six on either side hit the ball back and forth which is also called rally. The players only use there hands and arms to hit the ball. The players can't hold,catch,or carry the ball. The object of the game is to hit the ball over the net on to the others team's side of the floor. If that happen's a point may be scored.
Order of the Court
A volleyball is made of an air-filled,rubber bladder that is covered with soft, padded leather.
Protect Your Knees
Players often need to dive when reaching for the ball. Kneepads protect your knees when you drop to the floor while trying to hit the ball over the net or passing to your team player.
The volleyball players wear lightweight court shoes.Court shoes have rubber soles designed to grip the floor as you move quick back and forth.