Grass volleyball rules

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some modifications to volleyball rules have been mandated at this time.  Click here to see a list of these modifications. Note that these modifications will take precedence over any rules listed below.

Co-ed 4’s

Players can set the serve
Players can set free balls
Player CAN set over the net
No open hand tips
Ball can hit the net on a serve
Block does not count as a first contact
Players can not touch any part of the net with their body –call your own net fouls
Anyone can attack from anywhere on the court
Teams must follow a consistent serving sequence
Switch sides every 10 points
Guys can block girls
Must have at least 1 guy or girl on the court at all times
Games go to 21 – win by two no cap
Full game counts at 2 points
Partial game counts as 1 point (scores must add up to 15 points)
Winning team marks down scores. Missing scores equals zero points!
Finish first in your pool, move up one pool
Finish last in your pool, move down one pool
Playoff ranking based on cumulative season results
If a disagreement occurs regarding a rule call a re-serve
Rain-outs will be made up on an alternative date
HAVE FUN!

Reverse 2’s

No touching the net at any point
Block does not count as a first contact
No open hand tipping
No setting a free ball
No setting the serve
No setting over
Men must hit from behind the attack line
Men cannot block women; women can block men
Men must attack from below the height of the nets when inside the 3-meter line; ball must cross opponent’s 3-meter line
Women can attack from anywhere on the court
Men can attack over-bump (1st or 2nd hit only)
Games go to 21 – win by two no cap
Full game counts at 2 points
Partial game counts as 1 point (scores must add up to 15 points)
Winning team marks down scores. Missing scores equals zero points!
Finish first in your pool, move up one pool
Finish last in your pool, move down one pool
•Playoff ranking based on cumulative season results
Rain-outs will be made up on an alternative date
If a disagreement occurs regarding a rule call a re-serve
HAVE FUN!


Note that the above details are generic Grass Volleyball rules. The rules for each specific league may differ.