Category: Volleyball

Mixed Tournament in Craigavon

After many failed attempts to secure UUJ for a mixed tournament this year, Aztecs in Craigavon have kindly offered an alternative hall. So the first mixed tournament of 2017 is on 18th February 2017 in Craigavon Senior High.  In order to fit the two courts in, we will have to play on [ … ]

NI Youth Girls Squad Come Home on a High

After 4 days of intense volleyball the NI Youth Girls and Boys came home from a successful training camp in Komarno in Slovakia. The girls played 4 matches in total ending in two 3-0 losses, a 3-1 loss and a hard earned 2-2 draw. Girls Head Coach Ian Walker said [ … ]

London 2012 Celebrates One Year To Go

With exactly one year to go until the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, organisers confirm that preparations for the Games are on track and London’s vision to host Olympic and Paralympic Games that inspire the world and acts as a catalyst for lasting change, is set to [ … ]

Glasgow Mets Win Men’s Celtic Cup

Glasgow Mets today overcame the Richhill Raiders 1-3 in the final of the inaugural Men’s Celtic Cup at the University of Ulster at Jordanstown. Both teams started the match well and were all square at 5-5 but after the first technical time-out the Scottish play-off champions were able to find a higher [ … ]

City of Edinburgh Defeat Queens to Win Women’s Celtic Cup

City of Edinburgh women’s team today defeated Queens University Belfast 0-3 to win the Women’s Celtic Cup. The two teams seemed evenly matched at 5-5 in the first set but City of Edinburgh quickly showed their superiority by winning 10 points in a row to take a commanding 5-15 lead [ … ]

Ulster Coleraine win University of Ulster Team of the Year

University of Ulster Coleraine Women’s Volleyball Team picked up the prestigious Hurst Trophy and was named team of the year for the Coleraine and Magee campuses at the University of Ulster annual Colours Sports Awards at the Hilton Hotel in Belfast on Saturday. The club only got back up and [ … ]

Queens Ladies eliminate Ulster Jordanstown on their way to the Celtic Cup final

The Queen’s Ladies volleyball team demonstrated why it’s the nation’s top ranked team this Wednesday the 11th of May 2011, sweeping the visiting University of Ulster Jordanstown Ladies team. Queens Ladies never trailed in the match, defeating their rival 25-13, 25-21, 25-18 to put themselves in the driver’s seat for [ … ]

Queens Ladies With Winning Start To The Celtic Cup

Queens ladies played the Aztecs ladies tonight the 13th of April at the PEC. The Aztecs started the first set full with energy and enthusiasm. It took the Queens team a while to warm up and establish advantage. Thanks to precise serving from Queen’s middles Virginie Boidron and Joanna Wiezowska [ … ]

Raiders Progress in Celtic Cup.

Richhill Raiders hosted Ulster in the first playoff match in the Celtic cup tonight. Richhill have come off a good run of wins in previous matches, so came into the game with confidence. However, with hitter Mark Hazley out with an ankle injury, the weakened team had a tough game [ … ]

Lisburn Lynx Win NI Men’s Cup

Lisburn Lynx Volleyball Club recently won the 2011 Northern Ireland Men’s Cup, making it a double winning season for them having also being crowned National League Champions. Head Coach Chris Grant was able to field his strongest team, and at times had to rely on the vast experience of some [ … ]

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