Volleyball

  • Netball's point had levelled the scores at 2-2 overall.

    Teesside regain Varsity title with big win over Sunderland

    March 23, 2017 at 11:18 am

    University of Sunderland were unable to retain their Tees Wear Varsity crown as they fell to a heavy defeat to Teesside University on Wednesday. The Wearsiders claimed wins in American football, cricket, netball and basketball. Rowing shared a point in contentious circumstances, adding to Sunderland’s equestrian victory from earlier in the […]

     
  • Men's volleyball have enjoyed a successful season but fell short on Wednesday.

    Poor start costs Sunderland in Varsity men’s volleyball match

    March 23, 2017 at 10:07 am

    University of Sunderland’s men volleyball’s excellent season so far came to a stumbling halt in the Varsity clash against Teesside University. This year’s Varsity saw the winners of the Northern 3B volleyball men’s league visit the team that finished third in this years Northern 2B. The Teesiders were in control […]

     
  • Women's volleyball sit top of their BUCS league.

    Sunderland women’s volleyball claim Northern 3B title

    March 17, 2017 at 1:56 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s volleyball 1sts have won the BUCS Women’s Volleyball Northern 3B title after a walkover victory against Leeds 2nds on Wednesday ensured they finished the season unbeaten. Sunderland went into the last game of the season knowing that if they avoided defeat in their game they would be champions. […]

     
  • Sunderland men’s volleyball crowned champions despite defeat against Bradford

    Sunderland men’s volleyball crowned champions despite defeat against Bradford

    March 16, 2017 at 11:31 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s volleyball 1sts have been crowned BUCS Northern Division 3B winners despite losing 3-2 in their final game of the season against Bradford 1sts on Wednesday. Bradford were the nearest challengers for the title but played their last game today knowing that even if they won it wouldn’t be enough […]

     
  • Women's volleyball sit top of their BUCS league.

    Women’s volleyball coach insists his side are “aiming for the title”

    December 15, 2016 at 4:50 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s volleyball team sit top of the table with four wins from four and 1sts coach Geno Spasov claims he is “aiming for the title” ahead of the winter break. Sunderland won their latest game 3-0 away at Durham 3rds and that result moved them joint top […]

     
  • Team Sunderland's basketballers have only lost once this season.

    Team Sunderland women’s volleyball ready to face North Riding Eagles

    December 14, 2016 at 12:59 pm

    Following Team Sunderland’s impressive 3-0 victory over Coventry and Warwick Riga, their next challenge is in the new year. Team Sunderland women’s volleyball face a visit from North Riding Eagles in January and, following the Wearsider’s outstanding form, it is a test to see if the players and coaches can manage against […]

     
  • Sunderland City Predators made it six wins in a row against Nottingham Rockets

    Team Sunderland still on track despite loss

    October 27, 2016 at 2:50 pm

    The Sunderland City Predators have made a solid start to the campaign despite a 3-1 defeat away to Sheffield 2 on Saturday in the Men’s Division 2 North. Sheffield dominated the opening exchanges, taking the first set, but Sunderland improved in the second. They were rewarded for their perseverance and […]

     
  • York St John claimed the Clash of Minsters trophy on Wednesday.

    York beat Sunderland to win Clash of the Minsters trophy

    October 6, 2016 at 1:11 pm

    Sunderland were out-done in the annual Clash of the Minsters event on Wednesday with York St John running out 42-18 victors. A total of 30 matches were played at a number of locations across Sunderland, with both universities competing for points and the chance to lift the Clash of the […]

     
  • Season review – Sunderland City Predators women mid-table finish

    Season review – Sunderland City Predators women mid-table finish

    May 11, 2016 at 2:00 pm

    A close season at the top of the table means that the Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team finished the season in mid-table, but were just eight points off of top spot. An impressive second half of the season saw the Predators go on a five game winning streak, their […]

     
  • The Predators comfortably beat Loughborough Students

    Volleyball season review: Sunderland Predators men fall just short of top-spot

    May 8, 2016 at 10:00 am

    A close fought battle at the top of the table ended with the Sunderland City Predators men’s volleyball team finishing the season just two points behind top spot. After beating eventually table toppers Northumbria/Middlesbrough Academy in their second game of the season, the Predators went on an incredible eight game winning […]