On Sunday 8th March 2015 the National Volleyball Centre, Kettering played host to the U16 Last 8s (Quarter Finals). RVB Girls earned their place in the National Finals gold medal match by winning their Semi-Final match 2-0 (25-17, 25-16) against Tameside.
RVB team started their campaign by winning the opening match against Polonia A 2-0 (25-18,25-19) and subsequently went on to win two remaining matches against Newcastle Staffs 2-0 (25-12, 25-13) and Black Country A 2-0 (25-21, 25-23)without dropping a set.
Coming top of their group, they progressed to the Semi-Final to play the second placed team Tameside (Manchester) and won 2-0 setting up a National Final versus Academy of Beach Sports who won the other Semi-Final against Black Country. The National Finals will be held at National Volleyball Centre, Kettering on 29th March 2015.
This is a great achievement of the dedicated Richmond Volleyball Centre of Excellence that aims to inspire juniors to play volleyball and excel to elite level. We congratulate all the players and coaches with this excellent result and thank all the parents and our training venues for their continuous support.
Good luck in the Final!
U16 Girls Nationalist Finalists
Richmond Volleyball vs Academy of Beach Sports
4th Black Country
6th Graveney Malory Eagles
7th Ashfield Vipers A
8th Newcastle Staff