Month: February 2011

Ulster Defeat Aztecs to go top of the 7 Financial National League

Ulster Jordanstown defeated Aztecs Eagles 3-1 tonight to make it 2 wins and no losses for the season so far. The win almost guarantees that Ulster Jordanstown will qualify for one of the four spots for the post season Celtic Cup. Ulster Jordanstown were never behind in the first set [ … ]

Queens Defeat York in British Universities Volleyball Championships

The long anticipated day came and went – Queen’s University Belfast Vs York University in the top 16 British Universities Volleyball Championships. The tension was on, the crowd was ecstatic and the players on both team eager to start the match. Warm up showed the nervousness of both teams and [ … ]

Aztecs Defeat Ballymoney in 7 Financial National League

After both teams losing their 1st game week fixtures, last year’s Northern Ireland league winners Ballymoney Blaze where looking to get back to winning ways. The Craigavon Aztecs had a different plan in mind and put themselves back into contention to take the Northern Ireland Title for themselves. As all [ … ]

Mikasa Signs as FIVB Official Game Ball Supplier for 2013-2016

The  International  Volleyball  Federation  (FIVB)  has  announced  the awarding  of  the  official  game  ball  supplier  contract  for  volleyball  and  beach  volleyball  for  2013-2016  to  the  Mikasa Corporation. The new contract was signed in Lausanne, Switzerland by Mr. Jizhong Wei, President of the FIVB, and Mr. Taketoshi Saeki, President of the [ … ]

Ulster Coleraine Defeat Aztecs Warriors in Women’s 1st Division

In their first league match of the season Ulster Coleraine defeated Aztecs Warriors with a 3-0 victory. Ulster Coleraine started anxiously but gained confidence after narrowly taking the first set. Both teams started slowly and Aztecs took the lead due to poor serving and unforced errors from Ulster Coleraine, however [ … ]

Queens Ladies With an Excellent Start in the National League

Queens ladies met the North Down team! After a long break, a few transformations in the team and busy celebrations at weekend the Queens girls were feeling a bit anxious and rusty! The first set started very slow and edgy, as usual! New players Manuela Baldan and libero Juliette Bonet [ … ]

Blaze Too Hot To Handle

Ballymoney Blaze mens 2nds were in action again last Monday night when they hosted Lisburn based Civil Service mens 1sts in a league fixture at Dalriada School sports hall.  Blaze went into the match on a high looking to continue their recent run of form after they emerged victorious against [ … ]

Lynx Leap to Victory

After some intense training during the mid-season break, the Lynx team were eager to get back on court to prove they were up to the challenge of playing in the 7 Financial National League during their inaugural season. The visitors were a young Aztecs Eagles team eager to boost their [ … ]

Ulster Defeat Ballymoney in 7 Financial National League

Ulster Jordanstown travelled to Dalriada and defeated Ballymoney Blaze 1-3 in Ballymoney tonight to kick off their campaign in the 7 Financial National Volleyball League that was launched this week. The Ulster Jordanstown’s Men’s Volleyball team was bolstered by #9 Alan Workman who played his first league match for his [ … ]

Raiders Defeat North Down

Richhill Raiders played host to North Down on the first days play of the new 7 Financial National League.  A 20 strong crowd came down to support the Raiders in their quest to win the National League in their first ever year, and weren’t to be disappointed.  Both teams knew [ … ]

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