University volleyball

  • Captain confident of second semester success

    Captain confident of second semester success

    December 8, 2015 at 11:35 am

    The start of this year’s campaign hasn’t gone to plan for the University of Sunderland men’s volleyball team. With several match cancellations and some of the team’s key players unable to attend games since September, the squad are hoping for a more successful run following the Christmas break. The volleyball […]

     
  • Sunderland Volleyballers building for the future

    Sunderland Volleyballers building for the future

    November 23, 2015 at 4:00 pm

    With a lot of new faces in this year’s men’s Volleyball team, results haven’t been as good as in previous seasons for the University of Sunderland team. Many of the squad are still new to playing at a competitive level, and the standard of Volleyball is much higher than they […]

     
  • University Volleyball captain critical after defeat

    University Volleyball captain critical after defeat

    November 21, 2015 at 9:00 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball team lost to league leaders York in straight sets on Wednesday. With positives coming from the difficult fixture, old habits crept through and cost the home side points. Periods of scrappy play and poor positioning were Sunderland’s biggest downfall. Going into the match, Sunderland […]

     
  • Sunderland coach Jack Deaton leads the inquest after the Wearsiders' dropped the first set

    University volleyballers face league leaders York

    November 18, 2015 at 11:15 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball team are set to host league leaders York at CitySpace. With more and more players attending training and the squad continuously improving, Sunderland are heading into tomorrow’s game with high hopes. A victory looks unlikely considering the opposition, however the progress made over recent […]

     
  • Men's captain Geno Spasov is expecting a good game away to Teesside

    Frustration sets in for University volleyballers

    November 4, 2015 at 4:26 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s volleyball team suffered more disappointment today as their match against Teesside was postponed. After the cancellation of last week’s game against Sheffield, the men’s volleyball team were anticipating their match against Varsity rivals Teesside. However, yet another cancellation sees them without a competitive league game […]

     
  • Sunderland men’s Volleyball show signs of improvement

    Sunderland men’s Volleyball show signs of improvement

    October 22, 2015 at 2:07 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyballers took positives from a disappointing defeat against Leeds Becket yesterday. Since losing their first game of the season to York, the Sunderland men’s Volleyball team showed huge signs of improvement against this weeks opponents. Although losing 3-0 in straight sets, the newer faces of the team were […]

     
  • The Sunderland women's Volleyball team recorded their first win of the season

    Women’s Volleyball: Communication and friendship the essentials for new season

    October 13, 2015 at 4:27 pm

    The University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team believe communication and friendship are essential for them to be successful this season. Holidays are over and the term has begun. Whether you are among the excited freshers who couldn’t wait for the end of summer to get away from home and experience […]

     
  • COTM: Sunderland Women’s Volleyball triumph over York

    COTM: Sunderland Women’s Volleyball triumph over York

    October 7, 2015 at 2:58 pm

    The University of Sunderland Women’s Volleyball team battled hard to overcome York St. John, winning by three sets to one at CitySpace. The first set went right to the wire, with Sunderland edging it 25-24 to take a 1-0 lead. And the hosts took control of the second set early on […]

     
  • Even Geno Spasov's acrobatics couldn't inspire Sunderland to victory

    Sunderland Volleyball future bright declares Spasov

    May 6, 2015 at 11:00 am

    After securing a comfortable victory at Varsity, Team President Geno Spasov feels the future of volleyball at the University of Sunderland is a happy one. The Sunderland men lost all of their BUCS games in a disappointing season, but rounded it off in style with a demolition of Teesside. Spasov […]

     
  • Men's volleyball firsts have come on leaps and bounds since last season.

    Spasov delighted to continue winning streak in special atmosphere

    May 4, 2015 at 1:47 pm

    Sunderland Volleyball President, Geno Spasov, was delighted to keep his unbeaten run in the TeesWear Varsity in what he described as a ‘special’ atmosphere. Despite their BUCS woes, the University of Sunderland’s men volleyball team finished with a bang seeing of Teesside with a 3-0 victory. Having lost twice to […]