Playing at home was a welcome break from travelling over 1200 miles to the last 3 games, and Richmond made home advantage count by beating Birmingham 3-1.
Richmond Volleyball first Women’s NVL Div 1 Team traveled more than 5 hours by train and car to reach Sunderland, the furthest venue in this year’s Div 1 fixtures. They came back with a 3-0 win to consolidate RVB league position.
Last Sunday it was a masterclass in speed, power and team spirit for the RVB team from a visiting Super League team London Malory, one of the most established in England.
Visitors took away 3:0 victory and Richmond’s hope to get to the next round in the National Cup.
The NVL1 Richmond Women’s team suffered its first defeat vs Leeds RGA VC on Saturday scoring overall more points than the opposition and falling just three points behind in the final set of the five set battle.
After an incredible weekend RVB Women are the only unbeaten team in NVL Division 1 with 3 wins in three matches.
What a weekend it was!!