If you make every game a life and death situation, you're
going to have problems.
For one thing, you'll be dead a lot.
-- Dean Smith --
At 5' 7" and with no vertical leap, I don't make a particularly impressive volleyball specimen. I love the game, though, and have been fortunate to play with and learn from some talented players. I've spent most of my time in rec leagues, with a brief career as a defensive specialist and backup setter for a USVBA A/BB team and North Carolina State Games champion.
Here are a few images (JPEG compressed):
Here are a few video clips (QuickTime compact video):
I injured my knee in late 1992 while at the Stanford volleyball camp, and went through a long frustrating period when I was unable to play. Here are "press releases" from that period:
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