• Practice hitting slides in a controlled setting.
• Increase number of reps without the need of a setter.
1. Middle hitter starts in base hitting position with a ball.
2. Middle hitter starts their slide approach, first in toward the setter and then out along the net.
3. Middle hitter tosses a ball to themselves
4. Middle hitter approaches the ball, for a hit.
• Put one blocker or two blockers on the other side of the net.
• Make the middle focus on either hitting line or hard cross.