Iraklis Volleyball And The Problem Of Staying Aggressive As A Team

I just watched match 1 of the Greek championship between Iraklis and Olympiacos. Unfortunately the transmission ended just when they entered the fifth set. So I don’t know the outcome of that match. But for what I want to write about, this isn’t necessary.

I am astonished again about the fact that the problems in volleyball are the same – no matter on which level you are playing (or coaching). What hit me watching that match (I did it from the Iraklis point of view, because one of my Facebook friends @Ryan Jay Owens plays for them) was that they had tremendous problems in pressure situations. Continue reading