Volleyball

  • Sunderland and Teesside women's football teams in action at Southern Areas Playing Fields.

    Sunderland crowned Tees-Wear Varsity champions

    April 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland have won the 2016 Tees-Wear Varsity in one of the closest contested competitions in recent history, as they beat Teesside University 13-12. With over 12 hours of sport taking place across Sunderland and 25 fixtures taking place, Sunderland edged out their Teesside rivals by the narrowest […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women keep play-off dream alive

    Sunderland Predators women keep play-off dream alive

    April 18, 2016 at 11:34 am

    Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team claimed a vital win against Nottingham Rockets in four sets to close in on a play-off place. Sunderland settled their nerves by taking the first set 25-16 to take the lead in the match. The Wearside club managed to double their lead with a 25-15 […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women closing on play-offs

    Sunderland Predators women closing on play-offs

    April 15, 2016 at 2:50 pm

    Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team face Nottingham Rockets in their penultimate league match, as they continue their fight towards a play-off place. After a disappointing 3-1 defeat to Darkstar Derbyshire last week, it leaves Sunderland in fourth place, four points behind second placed Manchester Marvels. However, a win against bottom […]

     
  • Predators women win volleyball National Shield

    Predators women win volleyball National Shield

    April 3, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    Sunderland City Predators won the National Shield after thrashing Team Essex Trinity 3-0. The Predators were dominant from start to finish as they claimed their first trophy in the club’s history. It was Sunderland’s first appearance in a cup final and playing at the National Volleyball Centre, in Kettering, for the […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women ready for volleyball Shield final

    Sunderland Predators women ready for volleyball Shield final

    April 1, 2016 at 10:29 am

    Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team travel down to Kettering this weekend to face Team Essex Trinity National Shield final. The Predators overcame Coventry and Warwick Riga in the semi-final to set up a final clash with Team Essex Trinity on Saturday. The North East side have progressed through four rounds […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women edge out Sheffield

    Sunderland Predators women edge out Sheffield

    March 23, 2016 at 10:10 am

    Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team claimed another five-set victory this season, defeating Sheffield Volleyball Club 3-2. The Predators, who also beat Newcastle Staffs in a final-set decider, now have four league wins in a row. Despite playing away from home, Sunderland took a tight first set 25-22 despite a strong […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women eyeing volleyball cup final success

    Sunderland Predators women eyeing volleyball cup final success

    March 17, 2016 at 3:31 pm

    Sunderland City Predators will be looking for a first cup title in the club’s history when the women’s Volleyball team face Team Essex Trinity on April 2. The girls have managed to set, spike and volley their way to the final of the Women’s National Shield. They will also be […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators look to close gap at top against Newcastle Staffs

    Sunderland Predators look to close gap at top against Newcastle Staffs

    March 12, 2016 at 9:00 am

    Sunderland City Predators will take on Newcastle Staffs 2 in a match which could see Sunderland close in on their title rivals. The Predators currently sit third in the table and are just six points off of first placed Northumbria / Middlesbrough Academy. The Wearside team also have two games […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators women hammer league leaders Birmingham

    Sunderland Predators women hammer league leaders Birmingham

    February 29, 2016 at 3:00 pm

    Sunderland City Predators women’s volleyball team beat league leaders Birmingham Volleyball Club in straight sets at the weekend. Sunderland managed to dig deep in order to take the opening set 25-22. It got better for the Predators as they doubled their lead with a convincing second set win (25-19). Sunderland finished the […]

     
  • Sunderland Predators reach first volleyball final

    Sunderland Predators reach first volleyball final

    February 23, 2016 at 9:03 am

    Sunderland City Predators defeated Coventry and Warwick Riga in four sets to reach the Women’s Shield for the first time in their history. The Predators produced a spirited display to come back from a set down as they produced three sets in a row. The semi-final tie began badly for the Wearside […]