game of volleyball was created by William G.
Morgan, an instructor at the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)
in Halyoke, Massachusetts, in 1895.
called it "Mintonette" at first.
blended elements of basketball, baseball, tennis and handball.
height of the net started at 6'6".
1st game of volleyball was played on July 7, 1896.
special ball was designed in 1900.
in the 1900 the YMCA started spreading the game of Volleyball.
set and spike we introduced in the Philippines in 1916.
was added as school and college physical education in 1916.
game started as a game to 21 points but was switched to 15 points in
1920 the rules of three hits per side and back row attack rules were
1930 the first two man beach volleyball game is played
1955 the Pan American Games included Volleyball.
Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association was formed in 1960.
was introduced to the Olympic Games in Tokyo in
1964 the Southern California Intercollegiate Volleyball
Volleyball debuted as an Olympic sport in 1996 in Atlanta.