University volleyball

  • Sunderland University's Women's Volleyball team top the league after two wins out of two

    Porter encouraged by BUCS start

    October 28, 2011 at 9:39 am

    Sunderland University Volleyball player/coach Eve Porter reflects on her team’s 100% start to the season

     
  • Men’s team slump to defeat in opening BUCS match

    Men’s team slump to defeat in opening BUCS match

    October 27, 2011 at 12:03 pm

    Sunderland 0-3 Huddersfield The University men’s volleyball team crashed to a 0-3 defeat last night against new boys Huddersfield in the first game of the season. A fatal mix of miscommunication and inconsistency cost Sunderland the match as the visitors dominated the first two sets, 13-25 and 10-25, before winning […]

     
  • BUCS build up: Preston gunning for glory

    BUCS build up: Preston gunning for glory

    October 26, 2011 at 9:12 am

    The University of Sunderland mens Volleyball team have only one ambition this year,  to win the BUCS league. That is acccording to player, Aaron Preston, who was part of the side that narrowly missed out on silverware last year. Preston, a  former Northern Ireland trialist, claimed a sluggish start was the […]

     
  • BUCS Preview: Men’s team ready for Huddersfield challenge

    BUCS Preview: Men’s team ready for Huddersfield challenge

    October 25, 2011 at 8:36 am

    Sunderland University’s Volleyball team welcome Huddersfield to Cityspace to open their BUCS season.

     
  • Volleyball coach Eve Porter is excited about BUCS season starting today

    BUCS Build Up: Porter wants 100% from Volleyball team

    October 19, 2011 at 10:34 am

    Sunderland University’s Women’s Volleyball coach Eve Porter doesn’t ask for much, just ‘100% attendance’, ‘a top three finish’ and an opening day ‘three set win’ against Hull in the BUCS league. The Women’s volleyball team are only into their second ever season but Porter wants them to build on last […]

     
  • BUCS Build Up: Volleyball squad ready for new season

    BUCS Build Up: Volleyball squad ready for new season

    October 17, 2011 at 2:41 pm

    The University’s Men’s volleyball team is growing in confidence and positivity as the squad looks ahead to a promising new season. The team is shaping up well with a successful pre-season trials bringing together a group of players keen to improve on last years efforts. The President of the University […]

     
  • Volleyball is the 2nd most-played sport in the world

    Men’s Volleyball looking for spike in interest

    October 11, 2011 at 12:54 pm

    The University’s Mens Volleyball team is calling for students to get involved after a low turnout at Saturday’s trials at CitySpace. Only eight men turned up to the trials last weekend and were severely outnumbered by the attendance for the women’s team despite a big effort to enhance the profile […]