Volleyball

  • Volleyball mid-season review: Tsagakis analyses “frustrating” season

    Volleyball mid-season review: Tsagakis analyses “frustrating” season

    December 15, 2017 at 1:07 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s Men’s Volleyball captain, Georgios Tsagakis, says the team haven’t done as well as he’d like this year, despite their good run of form. Tsagakis does hope that the team can push on from January, and even go on to win the Northern Conference Cup. The team […]

     
  • Sunderland given tough draw in next round of the Northern Conference Cup

    Sunderland given tough draw in next round of the Northern Conference Cup

    December 4, 2017 at 2:57 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s Men’s Volleyball 1st’s have found out their opposition for the next round of the Northern Conference Cup. After last week’s 3-0 victory over Durham 2nd’s, Sunderland will now face Manchester Metropolitan 2nd’s in the third round of the competition in February. Sunderland are in good form […]

     
  • Solid Sunderland make it three in a row

    Solid Sunderland make it three in a row

    December 1, 2017 at 11:00 am

    The University of Sunderland’s Men’s Volleyball team won their third consecutive game in all competitions following last night’s entertaining 3-2 victory over Leeds Beckett 1st’s. The result followed on from two straight-sets victories over Lancaster in the Northern 2B division and Durham in the Northern Conference Cup, and the confidence is now […]

     
  • Team Sunderland captain Jonathan WiIlias on the attack

    Team Sunderland blast their way through Norwich Spikers

    November 26, 2017 at 6:19 pm

    Team Sunderland continued their undefeated start to the season as they took three clean sets from Norwich spikers in a match which coach Keith Sowden changed formation several times. Team Sunderland and Norwich Spikers started the first set chasing each other on points, both teams took the serve with each point […]

     
  • Tsagakis says men’s volleyball are focussed on cup progress

    Tsagakis says men’s volleyball are focussed on cup progress

    November 22, 2017 at 6:45 pm

    The University of Sunderland’s men’s Volleyball team face Durham 2nds at CitySpace tonight in a bid to reach the next round of the Northern Conference Cup. Sunderland cruised to a 3-0 victory over Lancaster in their latest Northern 2B division, their second league win of the season, to take them […]

     
  • Tsagakis eager to see more maturity from Sunderland

    Tsagakis eager to see more maturity from Sunderland

    November 20, 2017 at 1:01 pm

    Georgios Tsagakis was full of praise for his side after their straight-sets win over Lancaster on Wednesday. But the Men’s Volleyball captain expects his side to be “more mature” if they are to compete for promotion. Sunderland defeated Lancaster 25-18, 25-22, 26-24 to claim their second win of the season […]

     
  • Strong Sunderland display ensures straight-sets success over Lancaster

    Strong Sunderland display ensures straight-sets success over Lancaster

    November 17, 2017 at 9:00 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball side put in a convincing and controlled performance to defeat Lancaster 1sts in straight sets at CitySpace. The victory ended a run of three straight defeats for Sunderland and ensured an important second win of the season. Likewise, Lancaster had only won one game […]

     
  • Nottingham outclassed Team Sunderland to win in straight sets

    Team Sunderland suffer hard 3-0 loss to Nottingham

    November 5, 2017 at 3:30 pm

    Team Sunderland women’s Volleyball team showed little to no fight against a team they defeated a week ago, as they lost 3-0 to Nottingham University. Nottingham played much better at home than what they did in Sunderland last week, taking the victory which sees the Wearsiders slip down the table. […]

     
  • Team Sunderland ease past Nottingham Rockets 3-0 in their first away win

    Team Sunderland ease past Nottingham Rockets 3-0 in their first away win

    November 4, 2017 at 7:34 pm

    Team Sunderland secured a 3-0 away win against the Nottingham rockets taking top in the M2N division. The first set saw a three to one lead for Team Sunderland but the Rockets pushed back to take the lead four to three. The first set was very close with each team […]

     
  • Sunderland womens volleyball secure easy win over Loughborough

    Sunderland womens volleyball secure easy win over Loughborough

    October 22, 2017 at 5:58 pm

    Team Sunderland women’s Volleyball took an easy victory against Loughborough as they won three sets to none. The first set began with Loughborough on serve but Sunderland took the lead, controlling early in the set to lead 8-3. Jessica Arnson setting near-perfect plays for the Wearsiders to soon race into a […]