Netball

  • Andrea Carlisle, Sunderland University's 2nds Netball captain

    Carlisle remains upbeat despite defeat in season opener

    October 20, 2011 at 8:22 pm

    Sunderland University Netball 2nds team suffer opening day defeat away to Huddersfield.

     
  • Sunderland Predators and University Netball coach, Vicky Burgess, in action for Team Northumbria in the NSL

    BUCS Build Up: Coach Burgess eager to start new role

    October 18, 2011 at 12:42 pm

    New coach Vicky Burgess is excited to get started in her new role with the University of Sunderland girl’s netball teams. Burgess, who also coaches the Sunderland Predators, has set her sights on improving upon the University teams performances last season. “Obviously I’m sticking with the Predators and it’s just […]

     
  • Final Netball squads to be decided soon

    Final Netball squads to be decided soon

    October 14, 2011 at 1:18 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s Netball squads will be finalised at a meeting next week ahead of the season start on 19th October. Over 40 girls attended the trials, leaving the Netball committee and Coach Vicky Burgess with the decision on how best to cut the number of players in time for the […]

     
  • Turgoose upbeat after final trials

    Turgoose upbeat after final trials

    October 11, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    The Sunderland University Netball squad held their final trials this week on Monday and Thursday. After a record turn-out for the trials, University Netball President Michelle Turgoose and other members of the squad have had the difficult task of narrowing the girls down to a group of just 25 players. […]

     
  • Battling Predators lose season opener

    Battling Predators lose season opener

    October 8, 2011 at 6:05 pm

    A spirited Sunderland City Predators lost their opening match of the season by the narrowest of margins to Hexham. The Predators went down 33-29 to a composed Hexham outfit but a battling performance has given the players optimism for the season. Heather Baxter, the Predators centre, said: “I thought we […]

     
  • Netball Trials begin for BUCS teams

    Netball Trials begin for BUCS teams

    October 3, 2011 at 3:50 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s netball team are expecting a record number of girls to turn up to be part of the new season. Trials for the two BUCS teams begin today and it could even be possible a third team could be created, due to the numbers signing up at […]

     
  • England in sight for Region’s Netballers

    England in sight for Region’s Netballers

    September 16, 2011 at 12:45 pm

    England Netball’s new North East regional pathway talent program gets underway at Cityspace.