Team Northumbria (W)

Team Northumbria Volleyball is one of the many sports teams of Northumbria University, based in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Team Northumbria pride themselves on their history of providing athletes in all sports with the highest levels of coaching and support services to ensure that they are on top of their game.

Team Northumbria compete in the highest league of English volleyball and lifted the Volleyball England Super 8's trophy in 2015, whilst being unbeaten - winning 14 games in a row. They also won the Volleyball England National Cup and are looking to continue their successes in the 2015/16 season.


Current Players

Setters: Alex Woosley; Jodie Gregson

Opposites: Kyndra Abron; Alex Dickenson; Magda Ropiak; Paige Fullerton

Outside Hitters: Samantha Szarmach; Jodie Amor; Whitney Phillips

Middle-blockers: Katie O'Brien; Beth Hewitt; Christina Dorismond

Liberos: Maria Georgopoulou; Sophie Keating

Coaches: David Goodchild; Audrey Cooper

Club Information

Country: England

City/Town: Newcastle Upon Tyne

Venue: Northumbria University

Honours: Super 8s National League Champions 2015, National Cup Winners 2015


Players to Watch

The American Whitney Phillips is considered the star player of Team Northumbria Women. Alongside her, Captiain Magda Ropiak is also one to watch!