1. This is a type of serve used in volleyball where the player serving the ball, holds the ball about waist high where they then slightly toss it up and hit the ball with their opposite closed fist using an underhand motion. The top of their closed fist hits the bottom of the volleyball.
1. Because his jump serve has been inaccurate and has traveled out of bounds on his past few serves, Johnson elects to go with the more traditional underhand serve to make sure the ball gets over the net on match point.
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