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About coachhouser

I started coaching volleyball in 1985, and it's taken me all over the USA. I've in my 21st year coaching club ball, and have coached 18 varsity teams and 10 JV teams. My staff and I have directed 27 camps the past 3 summers; and, it appears that 2012 will be most active summer yet! We also give lessons nearly every Saturday and Sunday night. Please visit us at www.coachhouser.com.

See the block? Is it possible?

Coach Houser: My daughter started off last night with 5 or 6 kills.  The opponents started to slide their MB over to block with their RS and blocked her a couple of times.  My daughters needs help on what to … Continue reading

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Typical Volleyball Stats: How Useful Are They To A Coach?

Subject: Re: Training your players to play their position correctly To: “Coach Tom Houser” <coachhouser@yahoo.com> Date: Monday, November 21, 2011, 3:36 PM Coach Houser: It’s great timing that you sent that article out to your members.  I just talked to … Continue reading

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Deciding on the starting lineup weeks in advance? I don’t.

Coach Houser: We’ve been practicing 2 weeks, and I want to let my players know their role on the team this week. We start our lineup and practices on Tuesday with running our offense and defensive systems. We have five … Continue reading

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