Volleyball Hand Signals: A setter can "run a play" with a series of slow or fast sets. While fast sets are lower to the net, slow sets are higher sets pushed 8 - 10 feet well above the top of the net. If playback doesn't begin shortly, try restarting your device.
Slowly lift the forearm, palm of the hand facing upward. Raise two fingers, spread open. Raise four fingers, spread open. Indicate the respective side of the net. Place a hand above the net, palm facing downward. Make a downward motion with the forearm, hand open. Point to the center line or to the respective line. Raise both thumbs vertically.
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If the team that just hit the ball touches it again after it comes off the net band this would be 4 touches. This is actually one of the more obvious calls in volleyball in the sense that an official indicates this fault by simply holding up four fingers on one hand. 12. Double Hit
OFFICIAL VOLLEYBALL SIGNALS PlayPics courtesy of (www.referee.com) 1. Illegal Alignment/ Improper Server 2. Line Violation 3. Illegal Hit 4. Delay of Service 5. Over-the-net 6. Net Fault or Net Serve 7. Illegal Attack 8. Illegal Block/Screening 9. Ball Touched 10. Four Hits 11. Double Hit 12. Ball Lands Inbounds
How to use Hand Signal in Volleyball: The setter will use two common methods to show their team members the appropriate hand signals. Both methods are essentially the same; the main goal is to inform your team what is going to happen while not being too obvious. Method 1: Behind the shirt
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Official USA Volleyball Hand Signals. Ball Not Released This signal is for when the ball isn't released from the hand at the moment of service contact or if the server doesn't execute the service properly. The motion starts at the thigh and there is less bend at the elbow. Extend the arm with the palm up. Start at the thigh and end at the waist. Avoid making the signal look like the catch signal.
To signal a caught or thrown ball, slowly lift the forearm, palm of the hand is facing upward. To signal a double contact, raise two fingers and spread them apart to signal two hits. To signal four hits, raise your hand up, spread 4 fingers apart.
Ball Touched – Hand on offending team’s side held beside head, palm toward head, then brush upward across fingertips one time with other hand, palm forward. 11. Four Hits – Hand and arm nearest violating team raised, showing four fingers. 12. Double Hit – Hand and arm nearest violating team raised, head high, showing two fingers. 13.