Type
Crossword
Description

The direction the ball is served Diagonally
This game can be played with singles or... doubles
One skill to be successful is ______ serving, Underhand
___ perception of the ball is an important skill needed to be successful in pickleball. Depth
A team can only score points if they have the ___. Serve
Pickleball is played to _________ points. Eleven
The leading team must win by _____ points. Two
The server should be behind the __________ while serving. Back line
Paddle must be below the ____ while serving. Waist
Can only occur when a player is behind the non-volley zone. Volley
The rule where each team has to play their first strike off a bounce after a serve before volleying. Double-Bounce Rule
When the ball doesn't go over the net Fault
When a fault occurs and the opposing team gets the serve Side Out
Players on the team do this after they score. Switch sides
The game we are learning how to play. Pickleball

Pickleball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The serve must be made ______________ underhand
the first serve of each side-out is made from the ______ -hand court right
points are scored only by the _______ _________ serving team
games are normally played to ________ points eleven
when the ball is served, the receiving team must let it _________ before returning bounce
The double bounce rule ____________ the serve and volley advantage and extends rallies eliminates
the ___-________ zone is the court area within 7 feet on both sides of the net non-volley
the non-volley zone is the commonly referred as the _________ kitchen
a ball contacting any line, except the non-volley zone line on a serve is consider __ in
a serve contacting the non-volley zone line is a ______ and a fault short
a ______ is any action that stops play because of a rule violation fault
a fault occurs when: a ________ does not land within the confines of the receiving court serve
players use a ____ toss to determine who will serve first coin
you should start in an _______ stance athletic
you can hit the ball forehand or __________ backhand
if the ball hits the net it switches to the ______ teams ball other
if it lands ___________ the service court it is illegal outside
after you hit a ball you should finish in a statue of _______ stand liberty
the serve will be served __________ to the other side diagonally
the 3rd number called out is the ______ ________ server number

PICKLEBALL QUIZ Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The ________________ rule means both team must let the ball bounce once before a volley shot may be used. double bounce
Serves must be done underhand
Serves are made fom behind the baseline
The serve must be made _________________ cross-court diagonally
Only _____ serve attempt is allowed per server, unless there is a let. one
Pickleball can be played either as doubles or _____________. singles
On a serve, paddle contact with the ball must happen below the server's ___________. waist
The first serve of each side-out is made from the _________-hand court right
if a point is scored, the server switches sides and _____________ again. serves
When the first server on a team loses a point, the serve goes to their _______________. partner
_______________ are only scored by the serving team points
Games are usually played to _______ points. eleven
Games need to be won by _______ points. two
The _____________________ is the court area within 7 feet on both sides of the net. nonvolley zone
Another name for the non-volley zone: _____________________. kitchen
The game of pickleball was named after a dog called ______________. pickles
A ball that lands on a line in considered ________. in
A ___________ is any action that stops play because of a rule violation. fault
A ______________ can be used to determine who will serve first. coin toss
Loss of serve for a team is also called a _______________________. side out

Pickleball Rules Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A fault is any action that stops play because of a ____ violation. RULE
When the ball is served, the receiving team must let it ____ before returning. BOUNCE
____ is prohibited within the non-volley zone. VOLLEYING
____ are normally played to 11 points, win by 2. GAMES
It is a ____ if , when volleying a ball, the player steps on the non-volley zone. FAULT
____ is played as doubles or singles. PICKLEBALL
____ are scored only by the serving team. POINTS
If a ____ is scored, the server switches sides and the server initiates the next serve from the left-hand court. POINT
The ____ serve of each side-out is made from the right FIRST
Only ____ serve attempt is allowed. ONE
The ____ must be made underhand. SERVE
A ball contacting any ____, except the non-volley zone line on a serve, is considered in. LINE
____ contact with the ball must be below the server's waist. PADDLE
____ games may be to 15 or 21, win by 2. TOURNAMENT
Players use a coin toss to determine who will ____ first. SERVE
After the ball has bounced once in each team's court, both teams may either ____ the ball or play it off a bounce. VOLLEY
The second server continues serving until his team commits a ____ and loses the serve to the opposing team. FAULT
A serve contacting the non-volley zone line is short and a ____. FAULT
A ____ may legally be in the non-volley zone any time other than when volleying a ball. PLAYER
The ____ is made diagonal crosscourt and must land within the confines of the opposite diagonal court SERVE

Pickle Ball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

How many players can play Pickle Ball? Single or doubles
The serve should be? Underhand
Paddle contact with the ball should be below the servers? waist
you can not cross the service line while? serving
your serve must land within the ______of the opposite service box sidelines
only_____serve attempt is allowed. one
points are scored only by the________team. serving
games are normally played to ____points. eleven
the winning team must win by? two
the receiving team must let the ball______twice before returning. bounce
the non volley zone is also called the? kitchen
the kitchen is within______feet of the net seven
a ball contacting__________is considered in. any line
a serve that lands in the ______________is short and a fault. non volley zone
a fault by the receiving team is a _____for the serving team. point
_____________and_________determines who serves first and recevices first. Rock Paper Scissors
the _______________rule extends rallies double bounce
before serving you must call out the_________and service score
the same server_________serving until committing a fault continues
each road only the severs________between the two serving boxes. rotates

Volleyball - Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The players at the front court are used for offensive play while the back court is used for _________ play. DEFENSIVE
A fault, where as for example, scooping, lifting, or carrying. (Two words) HELDBALL
If the game goes all the way up to 5 sets, how much points is needed to win? FIFTEEN
The _____ team to win 25 points with a two point lead wins the set. FIRST
Main responsibility is to set up the ball for players; the play maker. SETTER
Who invented volleyball? WILLIAMGMORGAN
A player playing the ball is at fault when they _____ the net. TOUCH
Number of positions. SIX
What was volleyball initially named as? MINTONETTE
Maximum number of contact a team can have with the ball. THREE
Was designed to be an alternative to the game of basketball. VOLLEYBALL
The amount of time you must serve within before the referee's blows the whistle. EIGHT
Where was volleyball invented? MASSACHUSETTS
A ball landing on the ________ line is considered "in". BOUNDARY
In order to start the game after the whistle blows the ball has to be ______. SERVED
Two ways of serving are underhand serve and ________ serve. OVERHAND

Tennis, anyone? Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This is the court surface for the French Open Clay
A ball served in bounds and untouched by the opponent's racket Ace
Relates to the act of winning a game in which the opponent served Break
This is the court surface for Wimbledon Grass
When the server has served to two serves out of bounds on the same point Double Fault
A point that is played over due to some sort of interference Let
A serve that touches the net tape and falls into the proper square and is served over letserve
The next point won after the score is "deuce" Ad
Term for when the score is 40/40 Deuce
The person credited for introducing tennis to the U.S. Outerbridge
Illegal foot movement before a service Footfault
A serve that lands out of bounds or is not served properly Fault
Scoring term when a player wins 4 points before opponent with a min. 2 point lead Game
The act of hitting balls back and forth over net - Includes all shots but the serve Rally
Scoring term: The first player to win 6 games with a min. 2-game lead Set
Second cue/phase of the FH/BH Volley Movement
A ball hit sufficiently high to pass over the outstretched arm position of the net player Lob
To hit the ball in the air before it has bounced on the court Volley
The major tennis tournament played in New York USOpen

Pickleball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The _________________ is the court area within 7 feet on both sides of the net. NonVolleyZone
_________________ are only scored by the serving team. Points
On a serve, paddle contact with the the ball must happen below the server's ______________________. Waist
Only ________ serve attempt is allowed per server, unless there is a let. one
Games are usually played to ___________ points. eleven
If a point is scored, the server switches sides and ____________________ again. serves
The ________________ rule means both team must let the ball bounce once before a volley shot may be used. doublebounce
The serve must be made _________________ cross-court diagonally
A ball that lands on a line in considered ________. in
When the first server on a team loses a point, the serve goes to their _______________. partner
Loss of serve for a team is also called a _______________________. sideout
Pickleball can be played either as doubles or _____________. singles
A serve must be hit __________________. underhand
Another name for the non-volley zone. kitchen
The first serve of each side-out is made from the _________ service court. right
Serves are made from behind the ____________________________. baseline
A ___________ is any action that stops play because of a rule violation. fault
Games need to be won by _______ points. two

Pickleball Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The ball is served so well by an opponent that it cannot be touched by his/her paddle Ace
The end boundary line on a court (usually 22 feet from the net) Baseline
When the hitting face of the paddle is turned to the floor Closed Face
A match played with 4 people (2 on each team) Doubles
A shot that is hit low to the opponent’s backcourt. Drive
A softly hit ball that just clears the net. Drop Shot
This is where the player hits the ball in a scoop-like motion immediately after it has bounced on the ground. Half Volley
A ball hit high enough into the air to go over the head of the net player(s) Lob
A ball hit high enough into the air to go over the head of the net player(s) Lob
Team wins 2 out of 3 games. Match
When the hitting face of the paddle is turned upward. Open face
This is a short, quick shot typically without a significant backswing Punch
Hitting the ball back and forth between opponents except the serve. Rally
A match played with 2 players (1 on each team). Rally
A backspin shot that is hit with an open face paddle. Slice
A hard overhead shot that is hit with a closed face paddle. Smash
To hit the ball before it bounces Volley
The state pickleball was created in Washington
Distance from net to edge of kitchen Seven
Another name for the non-volley zone Kitchen

VOLLEYBALL CROSSWORD

Type
Crossword
Description

Bump, set, ________ ! spike
Who passes the ball to the spiker? setter
The players rotate in a ____________ direction. clockwise
How many players are on the court at a time? six
There are a limited amount of _______ touches per team. three
At 24 points, it is ________ ________. game point
__________ can be performed by any player in the front row. blocking
How many service attempts are allowed? one
A team must win by at least _____ points. two
A serve must be served from behind the ______ _______. endline
The ball is a _______ ________ when it touches the floor. deadball
It is called an ______ when the opposing team fails to hit off of a serve. ace
What position does the serveroccupy? sixth
Volleyball was invented in ________. Massachusettes
What can't you spike behind? attackline

Basketball Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A pass to a teammate who scores a basket immediately assist
To get the ball to a teammate pass
To stop a shot from the other team block
The end of the first half of play halftime
The National Basketball Assosiation NBA
Generally awarded after a foul on the shooter from the opposing team free throw
A unblocked shot that doesn't hit the rim or backboard air ball
The half of the court a team is defending backcourt
A pass that bounces before the player receives it bounce pass
Dribbling the ball with two hands on the ball at the same time double dribble
Scoring by holding onto the rim and slamming the ball down slam dunk
An overhead shot taken while jumping jump shot
The free throw lane and the free throw circle key
Spinning in a circle but not lifting up the back foot pivot
Getting the ball after a attempted shot rebound
Shot where the ball hits the rim of the basket rimshot
You have to shoot before the _________________ runs out shot clock
A shot which goes through the net without hitting the rim swish
Move your pivot foot illegally travel
A loss of possession turn over
A defense technique in which each player is responsible for an area of the court zone defence
A defense technique where each player guards a certain opposing player Man-to-man defense
A uniform each player wears that has their team name on it jersey
An attempt to score shot
The people that decide penalties referee