Team Sunderland netball

  • Sunderland Netball in action at the University of Sunderland's CitySpace building

    City sports club announce rebrand to Team Sunderland

    January 14, 2016 at 1:28 pm

    Sunderland’s National League and Community Multi-Sport outfit Sunderland City Predators have announced a brand overhaul that will see them change their name to Team Sunderland. The transition has already started, however, their senior Basketball, Volleyball and Netball teams will continue under the current Sunderland City Predators name until the end […]

     
  • The Predators suffered a heavy defeat to Riverside in the regional league at the weekend. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    Mavin pleased with Predators first half of season

    December 19, 2014 at 10:00 am

    In what has been an eventful few weeks for the Sunderland City Predators Netball team, the Christmas break has come at an ideal time given the state of their season. After an impressive start, the Predators currently sit second in their regional division and looked to be sailing along to […]

     
  • Captain disappointed by Bond Dickinson defeat

    Captain disappointed by Bond Dickinson defeat

    November 30, 2014 at 11:44 pm

    Sunderland City Predators Netball team suffered their first defeat of the season on Thursday night with Bond Dickinson taking the spoils in a two goal defeat for the Predators. Captain Kelsy Mavin was thoroughly disappointed as the Predators, who have been on an excellent run of results, failed to extend […]

     
  • Mavin still demands focus despite good start

    Mavin still demands focus despite good start

    November 25, 2014 at 11:40 pm

    Sunderland City Predators Netball captain Kelsy Mavin has asked her side to be more dominant in the first quarter of their games despite a healthy victory over Burnside C last week. This week the Predators, who currently sit second in the league but only by goal difference, take on third […]

     
  • Abbie Taylor shoots as Sunderland City Predators beat Prudhoe. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    PODCAST: Taylor talks Predators Netball Summer League ambitions

    June 5, 2014 at 12:27 pm

    listen to ‘Goal Defence Abbie Taylor talks Netball Summer League’ on Audioboo Sunderland City Predators Netball Goal Defence Abbie Taylor chats to SportsByte about the Tyne & Wear Summer League. Speaking before the first game of the Summer League, Taylor reflects on the Predators ‘progression’ from last season and cites […]

     
  • Predators Netball Coach calls Telegraph article ‘Irresponsible’

    Predators Netball Coach calls Telegraph article ‘Irresponsible’

    June 4, 2014 at 1:15 pm

    Sunderland City Predators Netball Coach Natalie Connor discusses the controversial Telegraph article which she calls ‘poorly researched’. Connor questions whether or not journalist Sally Peck really understood Netball, citing the fact Peck is American and therefore has limited knowledge of a more established Commonwealth sport. The Predators Coach also raises […]

     
  • Predators' Abbie taylor prepares to shoot against Astley. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    PODCAST: Is Netball making your daughter fat?

    June 2, 2014 at 1:36 pm

    listen to ‘Predators GD Abbie Taylor reacts to ‘Netball is making your daughter fat’ article’ on Audioboo Sunderland City Predators Goal Defence Abbie Taylor reacts to the ‘Netball is making your daughter fat’ article in the Telegraph. Saturday SportsByte presenter Harry Booth speaks to Predators Netball player Abbie Taylor about the article which […]

     
  • The Predators suffered a heavy defeat to Riverside in the regional league at the weekend. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    Predators Netball team confident ahead of Novos

    December 6, 2013 at 4:00 pm

    Sunderland City Predators Netballers are hoping to go into the christmas break on a high as they face  Novos tomorrow in a bid to achieve a long-awaited first win in the North East Regional League. The Predators are in a positive mood ahead of their last game before the holidays […]

     
  • Natalie Connor was forced to play a number of players out of position. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    Predators forced to cancel regional Netball fixture

    November 29, 2013 at 4:30 pm

    Sunderland City Predators were forced to cancel their fixture with Oaksway this Saturday as the Sunderland side continue to struggle to get a team together. Having just seven players, the Predators were too vulnerable to enter the game. As the matches in the North East Regional league can’t be rescheduled, […]

     
  • Sunderland City Predators defended well as they beat Astley B to go top of the league. Picture credit: Iliyana Farfarova

    Predators Netballers gutted after Astley defeat

    November 29, 2013 at 9:32 am

    The Sunderland City Predators were “gutted” to have missed out on the win in a close encounter against Astley A, but left the court knowing they had done their best in a game where neither side deserved to lose. A remarkable netball display from Astley’s first team saw them claim […]