University volleyball

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

    Varsity victories for Sunderland’s Volleyball Sides

    April 30, 2015 at 11:00 am

    The University of Sunderland’s mixed volleyball team defeated Teesside University in straight sets at Varsity at Teeside University, on Wednesday. Scores of 25-17, 25-18, and 25-20 gave Sunderland what was a resounding victory over their rivals. Sunderland men’s volleyball team were also awarded a walkover against Teesside, due to a […]

     
  • Sunderland lost to York St. John in straight sets last week

    Spasov and Cambiaggio pleased with seasons’ performance

    March 31, 2015 at 10:46 am

    The BUCS season has now come to an end for the University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team and coach Geno Spasov, together with team captain Lea Ly Cambiaggio, were very pleased with the overall performance. Considering the poor results Sunderland had in the previous season, when they didn’t manage to win […]

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

    BUCS season review: Big progress for men’s volleyball team

    March 25, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s volleyball 1st team didn’t have a season to brag about, but it was one which club President Geno Spasov still classes as big progress. The Sunderland lads finished bottom of the BUCS Volleyball Northern 2B division accumulating no points from eight games. Spasov and his team would […]

     
  • Sunderland (far) lost out to Northumbria (near) in their opening BUCS game. Picture credit: Tudor Tamas

    Sunderland crumble to defeat against Bradford

    March 12, 2015 at 10:43 am

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball crumbled to a 3-0 defeat against BUCS leaders Bradford in the penultimate fixture of the season. After a much disputed first set, when Bradford sealed a dramatic 27-25 win, the Wearsiders lost their cool and were easy prey for the hosts who won the next […]

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

    No nerves ahead of Varsity insists Spasov

    February 28, 2015 at 1:30 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball 1st team are showing no nerves despite Varsity just over the horizon, according to team president Geno Spasov. Sunderland’s Varsity opponents will be Teesside, a side that have already put the Wearsdiers to the sword twice this season. Team president Spasov told SportsByte: “The lads […]

     
  • Spasov thrilled with Sunderland tie-break win over York

    Spasov thrilled with Sunderland tie-break win over York

    February 26, 2015 at 2:30 pm

    The University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team clinched another tense five-set match against University of York after as the season is drawing close to the end. It was the fourth win of the campaign for the Wearsiders and, at the same time, the fourth win in a row against York-based […]

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

    Volleyball: Sunderland set target of Varsity win

    February 17, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball side are setting their sights on Varsity after suffering yet another defeat. Varsity rivals Teesside were the latest opponents on Wearside and the visitors left with a 3-0 win. University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball 1st team currently lie bottom of the BUCS Volleyball Northern […]

     
  • Sunderland women's volleyball team suffered a straight set defeat in their varsity clash.

    Sunderland soak up pressure to win thriller against York St John

    February 12, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    The University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team registered a tremendously entertaining five-set victory against York St John in the BUCS League. The win made the Wearsiders feel extremely happy, as it came against former Sunderland volleyball coach and president Jack Deaton, who is currently training York St John. Sunderland coach […]

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

    Sunderland Volleyballers stumble again against Durham

    February 5, 2015 at 10:34 am

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team were outplayed in their away BUCS match at Durham 2nds, losing their second game in a row 0-3. After last week’s game versus Northumbria 3rds, Sunderland had another difficult fixture against top-placed Durham 2nds. But despite the fact they went into the match as […]

     
  • Sunderland lost to York St. John in straight sets last week

    Women’s volleyball team restart season with defeat

    January 29, 2015 at 10:39 am

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team lost their first game after the winter break 3-0 against Northumbria University 3rds. But despite the defeat, coach Geno Spasov was happy with the team’s performance, as Sunderland have cleary improved since the start of the season. Spasov said: “Northumbria are a very strong […]