Volleyball: Girls Rocking It

Title IX Rocks!

Requiring high levels of athleticism and lots of hard work and practice, volleyball is an exciting sport. Aimed at both high school women's volleyball players and young women who just happen to be curious about volleyball, this book introduces the terms, techniques, and tips they'll need to become great players. The book offers a quick history of the sport and explains the rules of the game. There are extensive tips on staying healthy--including eating right, proper stretching techniques, the dangers of overtraining, and dealing with injuries. Also addressed are the challenges of playing on a team and the need for good sportswomanship. Competition at the high school, college, and professional level is discussed, along with opportunities to play recreationally.

Library Bound Book List: $35.45 / S&L: $26.60
eBook List: $35.45 / S&L: $26.60

Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 7-12+

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-5081-7045-7
Author : Kat Miller, Claudia Manley
Copyright : 2016
Language : English
Category : Sports
Pages : 64
Trim : 6 1/2" x 9 1/8"
Dewey : 796.325082--dc23
Subject : Sports
Binding : Library
Detailed Table of Contents • For Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Sidebars • Web Sites • Full-color photographs • Timelines