Volleyball

  • Sunderland City Predators in action against City of Salford 2

    Predators women keep promotion hopes alive

    February 14, 2016 at 1:34 pm

    Sunderland City Predators women’s Volleyball team produced a stunning league victory over North Riding Eagles to remain in the hunt for back-to-back promotions. Sunderland overcame the Eagles in four sets, bouncing back from their narrow defeat to Manchester Marvels last week. The Wearside club started the game convincingly and took the […]

     
  • Predators women lose Volleyball five-set thriller

    Predators women lose Volleyball five-set thriller

    February 8, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland City Predators women’s Volleyball team missed out on three consecutive league wins after losing 3-2 to rivals Manchester Marvels. After victories against Darkstar Derbyshire and Coventry and Warwick Riga, the Predators’ confidence was at its peak coming into the game at their home ground CitySpace. Before the game, Sunderland coach Steven Anderson […]

     
  • The Predators moved up to joint 2nd in the table with back-to-back victories

    Predators coach Anderson focused on semi-final cup clash

    February 5, 2016 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland City Predators coach Steven Anderson believes the women’s volleyball squad have ‘a great chance to win silverware this season’ if they reach the National Shield final. After impressive performances in the league this season, the Predators have the opportunity to reach the final of the National Shield, with a semi-final […]

     
  • University teams return to BUCS action

    University teams return to BUCS action

    January 27, 2016 at 11:12 am

    The University of Sunderland’s sports teams return to BUCS Wednesdays action today with ten teams set to play their first fixtures since the winter break. After more than a month without a game the Sunderland teams resume their campaigns this afternoon across seven sports. Men’s Football are the first teams […]

     
  • Sunderland City Predators in action against City of Salford 2

    Predators women start new year with a bang

    January 25, 2016 at 9:21 am

    Sunderland City Predators defeated Coventry & Warwick Riga in straight sets to mark an impressive start to 2016. The Preds went into the game on the back of a win against Darkstar Derbyshire last year. However, they faced a Riga side, that had narrowly defeated Sunderland earlier this season in […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Sunderland City Predators vs Peterborough Harriers Cancelled

    Sunderland City Predators vs Peterborough Harriers Cancelled

    January 10, 2016 at 4:00 pm

    The Sunderland City Predators men’s volleyball team were left frustrated after their first league outing of 2016 was cancelled on Saturday morning. Keith Sowden’s side were due to host Peterborough Harriers at CitySpace in Division 2 North but were informed that the Harriers were unable to field a team. The […]

     
  • University women’s volleyball: Mid-season review

    University women’s volleyball: Mid-season review

    December 21, 2015 at 8:30 am

    University of Sunderland women’s volleyball team missed the chance to register another clear victory against favourite rivals in the last game before the winter break. After beating York St John University home and away last season, as well as in the last two Varsity encounters, the Wearsiders were looking forward […]

     
  • Predators men’s volleyball looking to end year on a high

    Predators men’s volleyball looking to end year on a high

    December 11, 2015 at 3:44 pm

    The Sunderland City Predators men’s volleyball team play host to a titanic top of the table clash when Team Loughborough Lions visit the University of Sunderland. The Lions come to CitySpace leading Division 2 North by virtue of points and sets difference over the Predators, with both teams on 16 […]

     
  • Sunderland City Predators in action against City of Salford 2

    Predators volleyball captain confident for more wins

    December 9, 2015 at 12:00 pm

    The volleyball season is fully underway for Sunderland City Predators, with the women’s captain, Eve Porter feeling confident they can beat any team they face. Porter believes the team can ‘compete with the teams’ they face in their league campaign, just requiring a ‘lot more belief’ in order to achieve highly. […]