2018 Officials Areas of Concern

The following are areas of concern -

1.  Enforcement of uniform rules:

                Some Liberos are not wearing a shirt that is in clear contrast and distinct from other members of the team.

                Uniforms are without a front number

                Players are removing uniform parts while in the playing area.

                Sleeves not the same color as the uniform top

                Undergarments that are not the same color as the dominant color of the uniform bottom.

                Giving warning to correct instead of enforcing

2.  Awareness of Libero situations

                Liberos not following correct exchange procedures

                Liberos not leaving the court when they are double switched for a non server.

                Libero leaving the court when they are serving.

                Liberos serving for more than one player.

3.  R1 responsibilities

                R1 making illegal alignment calls on Receiving Team

                R1 making center line calls instead of following the ball

                Allowing Assistant Coaches to stand to coach or complain about calls

4.  R2 responsibilities

                R2 not blowing whistle when ball hits or travels outside the antennae on that side of the court.

                R2 making sideline in/out calls

                R2 not confirming with scorers when Libero is serving

                R2 taking too much time with line-up card and not observing receiving team at contact of serve.

                R2 following the flight of the served ball

Allowing Assistant Coaches to stand to coach or complain about calls