Tag Archives: electronic scoring

VolleyWrite scorers – take the challenge!!

I had the opportunity to use VolleyWrite to score a DI NCAA Women’s volleyball match recently, and I had an interesting experience.  Try your luck at reading this lineup!!   It’s quite a challenge!

NCAA Lineup Sheet - Set 3

 

Unfortunately, the lineup was submitted late and it was so hard to read!!  Oh the joys of keeping score!!

Look for the next post to get a hint and the answer!!

West End High School JV Tournament – A VolleyWrite Success!

 

20181013_104830Chris Wakefield, coach of the West End High School volleyball team in Richmond, VA, hosted a 24-team JV tournament at the Richmond Volleyball Club on Saturday, October 13th.  The varsity players scored on the 8 courts using VolleyWrite, and it was a success!!

Don’t you wish your scorer was this happy scoring your matches?

West End Classic JV Volleyball Tournament 10-13-18

 

Good volleyball and good scoring make for smooth sailing.  It’s all good…

West End JV Tournament scored with VolleyWrite!

West end classic logo

 

If you get a chance, stop by the Richmond Volleyball Club at 200 Karl Linn Drive in Henrico, Virginia on Saturday, October 13.

The West End Classic Girls JV  Volleyball Tournament will have 24 teams playing on 8 courts, all scored with the Windows version of VolleyWrite!

Chris Wakefield is a long-time VolleyWrite scorer and we are happy to reciprocate some support!  Good luck to all the teams involved!

 

When do I answer the server verification question?

In the Server Verification bubble, VolleyWrite requires you to indicate whether the correct player has contacted the serve.  When the correct player contacts the serve, click the YES button ON CONTACT so you don’t get behind.

server verification bubble

I recently observed someone who chose to answer the question after the point was awarded.  Unfortunately, she got behind, and recorded the score incorrectly and missed a substitution.  I helped her get back on track, but it could have been easily avoided.

Also, if you are not scoring with a touch screen, please use a mouse, because for most people, that is fastest.

Why VolleyWrite? (June 2018)

We’ve all heard that humans are

creatures of habit.

But in the last half of the 20th century, humans have also become

creatures of convenience.

Why do I say that?:

1. Although I am physically capable of getting out of my car to open and close my garage door, I have a garage door opener do it for me.

2. Although I can get off my butt and walk about 4 steps to the television, you’d better believe that I use a remote control!

We already can’t imagine life without these conveniences!

Nobody whips out a pen and paper to do math any more – they use a calculator

…because it’s fast, accurate and convenient.

That same argument can be made about VolleyWrite!

Let us know what you think!

OHSAA Tournament – A VolleyWrite Success!!

Early Round Scoring with VolleyWrite

Congrats to all of the Ohio high schools who competed in the final post-season tournament at Wright State University’s Nutter Center, and to Ursuline Academy (D I), Padua Franciscan (D II), Versailles (D III) and New Bremen (D IV) who took home state titles!  All matches were scored with VolleyWrite, and this year, as it should have been, there was no excitement except on the court!

VolleyWrite at the OHSAA state tournament

 

And special thanks to the folks behind the scenes, especially at the scoring table scoring with VolleyWrite!

Scoring_Table_Personnel

 

VolleyWrite starts the ball rolling in Kentucky

There were approximately 50 coaches at the KVCA clinic at Kentucky Country Day in Louisville.  We want to make a difference for scorers in Kentucky and Michigan, like we do for scorers in Ohio, Tennessee and Massachusetts.  We hope the offer we presented is enough to get them to at least give VolleyWrite a try!  We know they’re gonna LOVE it!  :)

KVCA booth

OHSBVA State Finals are almost here!!

The Ohio High School Boys Volleyball Association is hosting this year’s state tournament at Capital Unversity in Columbus this weekend (6/3 – 6/4)!!!

Jim Hammar will be scoring with VolleyWrite and we will be his backup!

OHSBVA tourney pic at Capital resized again

 

Congrats and good luck to the teams who made it to the tournament:

Div I: Beavercreek, Centerville, Elder, Hilliard Darby, St. Edward, St. Ignatius, St. Xavier and Westerville South

Div II: Alter, Archbishop Hoban, Archbishop McNicholas andDublin Scioto

 

VolleyTourney_Logo_Final for posts

 

 

If you can’t be at the tournament in Columbus, you can follow the action on VolleyTourney, which will have the live scores and automatically updated brackets.