Water polo

  • Sunderland Aquatics Centre

    Water Polo debutant pleased with overall performance

    November 14, 2014 at 10:00 am

    University of Sunderland Water Polo debutant Elliot Pemberton says he was unsure what to expect from his first game. Pemberton, who had no previous experience with the sport, featured in Sunday’s 14-9 defeat to City of Sunderland and believes the match has boosted his confidence. “I don’t really know what […]

  • Picture credit: Antonia Barraclough

    Water Polo team will prove a lot this season says striker

    October 25, 2014 at 9:45 am

    University of Sunderland Water Polo player Jay-Dee Ferguson says the men’s team will prove a lot this season and the addition of new players will benefit the team. “I am extremely excited for my third and final season of Water Polo at Sunderland. I believe that we will prove a […]

  • Alex Counsell in goal for Sunderland. Picture credit: Antonia Barraclough

    Search for Water Polo goalkeeper continues

    October 18, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    University of Sunderland’s Water Polo team are struggling to find a new goalkeeper after the departure of Alex Counsell. Counsell, who had played in goal since the start of the club, left during the summer and a replacement has been difficult to find for the men’s team. “We need a […]

  • Sunderland Aquatics Centre

    Aquatic Centre move to benefit Water Polo team

    October 9, 2014 at 3:00 pm

    University of Sunderland’s Water Polo President Maeve McLaughlin believes moving to the Aquatic Centre will improve the side this season. Fitness was a major problem for the team last year but the club have since moved from Thornhill School to the new site. “In theory it should improve the club, […]

  • Sunderland University in action during a Water Polo tournament earlier this year

    Balmbra looking to successful future for Water Polo club

    October 1, 2014 at 10:30 am

    The University of Sunderland’s Mens Water Polo vice-co president Sam Balmbra hopes the success of Freshers Fayre will help build a team for the future. An estimated 70 people signed up for the aquatic sport last Wednesday and Balmbra, who is in his final year with the team, is hoping […]