University volleyball

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

    Sunderland welcome Bradford in tough fixture

    December 2, 2014 at 1:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Women’s volleyball team are looking to continue their good form as they host The University of Bradford 1sts in the final fixture of the year. The Wearsiders registered their first win in the BUCS Northern Championship with a thrilling 3-2 away win over University of York 2nds. Despite facing […]

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

    Women’s Volleyball team register first BUCS win

    November 20, 2014 at 5:23 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team came home with the three points after a thrilling game against University of York 2nds.  After a shaky first set lost 25-15, Sunderland regained composure and took the second set 25-16. Coach Geno Spasov was quick to praise Briana Norton’s good performance which helped […]

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

    Spasov expecting more wins as Sunderland travel to York

    November 19, 2014 at 9:30 am

    University of Sunderland Women’s volleyball team are looking to defeat the University of York 2nd’s for the second time in a week. Sunderland registered their first win of the season last Wednesday, when they beat York 2nds 3-1 in the Northern Conference Cup. The result has boosted the team’s morale […]

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

    Third straight defeat for women’s Volleyball

    November 6, 2014 at 3:01 pm

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team registered another loss without taking any sets yesterday, this time against York St. John University.   The home side came into the match hoping they can get revenge for the previous Varsity set-back versus York St. John, but were left disappointed at the end as […]

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

    Sunderland confident before facing Teesside

    November 5, 2014 at 9:30 am

    The University of Sunderland men’s volleyball team are looking to record back-to back wins when they face local rivals Teesside. After losing their opening game of the season, Sunderland bounced back with a confident win over Newcastle. The team will be looking to display further growth with a win in […]

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

    Sunderland ladies Volleyballers looking for revenge

    November 4, 2014 at 4:20 pm

    University of Sunderland Women’s volleyball team host York St. John tomorrow in what is going to be a rematch of last month’s Varsity. Team coach Geno Spasov believes the team has improved since the last meeting between them and stressed Sunderland are looking to have their own back. “We are […]

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

    Spasov lauds ‘sweet’ victory

    October 24, 2014 at 10:00 am

    Following Wednesday’s victory over Newcastle, the University of Sunderland men’s volleyball team can celebrate beating a local rival on home soil. Regardless of the sport the Tyne-Wear derby is always fiercely contests. This was clear from the outset of this week’s thrilling meeting between the rival sides. “It was a […]

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

    Sunderland claim victory against local rival

    October 23, 2014 at 12:20 pm

    Following last week’s disappointing defeat away at Leeds, the University of Sunderland men’s volleyball team earned their first points of the season against a Newcastle side who were also pointless. Both teams started strong, showing their intent from the outset. However, following a flurry of errors from the away side, […]

     
  • UoS Men's 1st team win varsity clash 3-2

    Sunderland look to build on Leeds defeat

    October 22, 2014 at 11:30 am

    After opening their season with a loss to Leeds, the University of Sunderland men’s Volleyball team are looking to pick up their first points against local rivals, Newcastle this afternoon. Any problems that were highlighted in last week’s match have been worked on during training, specifically focussing on the team’s […]

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

    Women’s volleyball team look to bounce back against Durham

    October 21, 2014 at 11:15 am

    University of Sunderland women’s Volleyball team will be looking to impress in their first home game of the season when they host Durham University women’s 2nds. Despite losing their season opener away at Northumbria University 3rds in three sets Sunderland captain Rebecca Jordan described her team’s performance as “better than […]