University 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 […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • In Pictures: Women’s Volleyball complete double as they beat Leeds

    In Pictures: Women’s Volleyball complete double as they beat Leeds

    October 12, 2017 at 10:39 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball beat Leeds Beckett 3-1 on Wednesday to make it two wins out of two for the Wearsiders over the Yorkshire university. After the men’s team beat Leeds 3-1 earlier in the afternoon, the Wearside women replicated that score meaning they also started the BUCS season with […]

     
  • In Pictures: Sunderland men beat Leeds in Volleyball opener

    In Pictures: Sunderland men beat Leeds in Volleyball opener

    October 12, 2017 at 3:50 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball team beat Leeds Beckett 1sts 3-1 yesterday. Below is a gallery of the best images as Geno Spasov’s men started the BUCS season on a high. Pictures by Iam Burn.

     
  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland University return to BUCS action

    October 11, 2017 at 8:00 am

    Nineteen teams from the University of Sunderland return to action as today as they start their BUCS seasons. A week on from defeat in the Clash of the Minsters against York St John, Sunderland’s students kick off their league campaigns in the British University & Colleges Sport divisions this afternoon. […]

     
  • York St John won all three Netball fixtures at this year's Clash of the Minsters

    York beat Sunderland to Clash of Minsters crown

    October 4, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    University of Sunderland suffered defeat in the Clash of the Minsters as York St John were crowned 18-8 winners. The annual curtain-raiser to the university sporting year took place in York with both universities competing across 26 sports and it was the home side who comfortably won in the end. […]