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Region-specific points of emphasis

Second Referee Minimum Proficiencies

  1. Brings own whistle
  2. Whistle –loud, crisp, timely
  3. Correctly checks line-ups prior to each set
  4. Observes receiving team during service action
  5. Transitions to blocking side of net during rallies (when possible)
  6. Repeats first referee’s signals; uses proper signals and sequence for R2 calls
  7. Maintains focus at net during net play (does not follow ball)
  8. Identifies center line, net faults and touches above the net
  9. Follows substitution procedures & communicates sub info with scorekeeper
  10. Administers time-outs
  11. Assists with communication amongst officiating crew