Volleyball

  • Men’s Volleyball see off Teesside in straight sets

    Men’s Volleyball see off Teesside in straight sets

    November 2, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    Sunderland Men’s Volleyball 1st’s beat Teesside Men’s 1st’s 3-0 in highly contested sets to remain top of the Northern 2B league. Sunderland went into this game joint top of the league but now are three points clear of second after a confident performance against Teesside. The first set saw Sunderland […]

     
  • Clash of the Minsters Men’s Volleyball: Team Sunderland beat York St. John

    Clash of the Minsters Men’s Volleyball: Team Sunderland beat York St. John

    October 4, 2018 at 1:28 pm

    Sunderland Men’s Volleyball claimed a comfortable straight sets win against York St. John in the Clash of the Minsters volleyball at CitySpace, Sunderland. The home side made a strong start to the match, taking a 16-6 lead in the first set. St. John improved but couldn’t prevent Sunderland from taking […]

     
  • In Pictures: Sunderland Volleyball reach cup semi-finals

    In Pictures: Sunderland Volleyball reach cup semi-finals

    February 19, 2018 at 3:34 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s Volleyball team recorded a superb 3-0 victory over Manchester Met 2nd’s to advance to the semi-finals of the Northern Conference Cup where they will face Hull 1st’s on February 28. Our photographer Iam Burn was there to capture the action and you can see his images […]

     
  • 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 […]

     
  • Team Sunderland captain Jonathan WiIlias on the attack

    Team Sunderland blast their way through Norwich Spikers

    November 26, 2017 at 6:19 pm

    Team Sunderland continued their undefeated start to the season as they took three clean sets from Norwich spikers in a match which coach Keith Sowden changed formation several times. Team Sunderland and Norwich Spikers started the first set chasing each other on points, both teams took the serve with each point […]

     
  • 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 […]