You won't be able to blame the ball for missed shots when playing with the Mikasa VQ2000 NFHS Competition Volleyball. This competition-quality game ball has a soft and resilient micro-cell composite cover and a fabric wrapped center. The airlock butyl bladder and Accu-Balance true shape retention center ensure that this sphere will always stay round- an important requirement for a ball. This volleyball is official size and weight and is guaranteed for two years. About Mikasa Founded in Hiroshima, Japan, in 1915, Mikasa believes that every sport starts with the ball. The company makes quality volleyball, basketball, soccer, football, water polo, rugby, tetherball, kickball, dodge ball and playground balls. Mikasa understands the passion and inspiration it takes to be an athlete and they put that same passion and inspiration, coupled with the best technology, into every ball they make. Every morning practice, every ounce of sweat spilled, defines who you are as an athlete. At Mikasa, every ball that rolls off the production line defines the company - and each ball is as close to perfection as possible. It's the only way they know how to make a ball you're going to play with.