Category: Schools

Under 16 Volleyball League Title

Dalriada girls have won the Under 16 Volleyball League title again after a tournament consisting of the top four regional winners in the province. The girls emerged victorious as Northern Ireland Champions again after several magnificent performances on Friday 3rd March 2017, meaning that they can pursue the All-Ireland Title again. [ … ]

Craigavon Girls Win Youth Games

The Craigavon Regional Development Squad won the 2011 Sport NI Youth Games today after winning all four of their matches. They went undefeated and didn’d even drop a set. They were coached by Nick Kerr. It was the first time the Youth Games have been run in two years but [ … ]

Dalriada Are All-Ireland Champions

Dalriada Under 16 girls volleyball team won the All-Ireland Schools competition in style on Wednesday 20th April after a tense and exciting game against St. Brigids of Kilkenny. The County Antrim girls bring the title north of the border for the second time in 26 years. Unfortunately the senior Under [ … ]

SRC Armagh and Portadown College Win U18 School’s Cups

SRC Armagh and Portadown College won the U18 Girls’ and Boys’ School’s Cups today at the University of Ulster at Jordanstown. In the final of the girls cup SRC Armagh defeated Portadown College 2-1. Portadown College defeated Campbell College 2-0 in the Boys final. SRC Lurgan won the Girls Plate [ … ]

Lismore and Dalriada Win U16 Schools Cups

Lismore Comprehensive and Dalriada win the NI Volleyball U16 Boys and Girls Schools cups on Thursday 3rd March. Lismore defeated tournament favourites Craigavon Senior High 26-24 in a nail biting final of the Boys U16 Schools Cup. It was the first time ever that Lismore had won the U16 Boys [ … ]

Adam Hunter Wins Golden Volleyball

Northern Ireland’s Adam Hunter was named as one of the “Sportset Super 6” at this year’s Sainsbury’s UK School Games. The six best players, determined by match statistics and Officials’ votes are recognised as one of the strongest players and were presented with a Golden Mikasa Volleyball and £20 to [ … ]

NI Boys Win 2010 UK School Games

The NI U17 Boys are the 2010 UK School Games Champions after defeating England North 2-1 in the Final. In the first set England North pulled away to a 1-5 lead but good serving by NI captain #1 Caddell allowed NI to go 7-6 up. NI led 18-15 but two [ … ]

NI Boys Go Top of the Table

The NI Boys team went top of the table and guarantee a place in the final on Sunday with a 2-1 win over England South. In the first set England South #5 took the game by the scruff of the neck and was the only player to jump serve. Neither [ … ]

Hunter Shines Against England

Northern Ireland’s #10 Adam Hunter lead the scoring for both teams with 13 kills from 24 swings and 1 ace as NI defeated England North 2-1. NI won the first set comfortably 25-15 but England North picked up their game in the second set and were ahead towards the end [ … ]

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