BUCS

Consistently high-performing, TN Volleyball this year has the luxury of two Premier teams after BUCS have included the division in this year’s league format. Both first teams will be looking for a strong showing in these leagues, as will the Men’s 2nds, who after two straight promotions will be looking for Tier 1 glory. They have high standards to meet, but a good chance of meeting them.

Head of Volleyball: David Goodchild

Number of teams: 2 x Men, 3 x Women

Contact: Please email volleyball@northumbria.ac.uk for further information. Alternatively, telephone Samuel Shenton 07412 699266.

Latest Fixtures and Results: Visit www.bucs.org.uk and select Northumbria University.

National League

The National Volleyball League comprises of four divisions. The top division in the league is the Volleyball England Super 8s.  The Super 8s was launched in 2010 and replaced Division One as the top division for Volleyball in England.

The format of the Super 8s comprises of teams participating in a regular season and competing in fourteen rounds of matches followed by a play-off series featuring the top teams in the division, culminating in the Super 8s final held at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering.

Both male and female Team Northumbria sides compete in the Super 8’s league, with the women winning the title last year unbeaten, and the men finishing playoff finalists after being also being unbeaten in the league run up.

Men's Super 8's

Achievements:

Season  
2010-11 First season in the Volleyball England Super 8's
2011-12 Super 8's League runners up
Super 8's Play off Semi Finalists
National Cup Semi Finalists
2012-13 Super 8's League Winners
Super 8's Play off runners up
National Cup runners up

Head Coach: David Goodchild

Other Coaches: Andy Sinclair (Assistant Coach), Ross Enfield (Assistant Coach)

Men's Super 8's Squad: Paul Welsh, Andy Sinclair, Rob Flay, Kieran Sowden, Steven Anderson, Peter Bakare, Attila Berndt, Domenic Dewaele John Chapman, Liam Jenkinson, Ludvik Simon, Seain Cook

Contact: davidgoodchild@live.co.uk

For more information on Volleyball England click here

Latest Fixtures and Results:

For latest fixtures and results click here

Women's Super 8's

Achievements:

Season  
2010-11 National League Division One runners up
2011-12 First season in the Volleyball England Super 8's
3rd place league finish
Super 8's play off Champions
National Cup Semi Finalists
2012-13 Super 8's League Winners
Super 8's play off Champions
National Cup Champions

Head Coach: David Goodchild

Other Coaches: Ross Enfield (Assistant Coach), Jennifer Taylor

Division 1 Squad: Magda Ropiak, Whitney Phillips, Emmy Bloiun, Vanessa Dorismond, Courtney Kidd-kadlubek, Alanna McDonald, Virag Farkas, Jennifer Taylor, KC Clayton, Catherine Fowler, Alice Harkness

Contact: davidgoodchild@live.co.uk

For more information on Volleyball England click here

Latest Fixtures and Results:

For latest fixtures and results click here

Scholarships

Every year Team Northumbria awards generous Sport Scholarships to talented athletes studying at Northumbria University.

There are three types of Scholarships available:

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Bronze

Volleyball Scholarship Programme

For further information on scholarships please visit Scholarships     

         


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