Volunteers required for transplant games volleyball at Gateshead Leisure Centre on 9th November

Volleyball is included in the Tranplant Games at Gateshead Leisure Centre on Saturday 9th November. Volunteers are needed to help with scoring and refereeing.  Please contact the volleyball tournament organiser or Steve Bett [...]

European Under 17 champs to be streamed live

The Volleyball England Development Centre at Kettering plays host to the Northern European Zonal Under 17 championships from 31st October to 3rd November. Boys and girls teams from Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Finland, Faroe Islands and host country E [...]

Predators maintain pressure at the top of the table

CITY PREDATORS beat NEWCASTLE STAFFS 2 in an exciting contest at CitySpace on Saturday. The Northern Counties squad, based at Sunderland University, nearly squandered a 2-set lead when the Staffordshire outfit fought back to level at 2-2 [...]

GB Olympic women's captain to coach academy juniors

GB women's captain at the Olympics, Lynne Beattie, will be coaching at the next NORTH EAST JUNIOR VOLLEYBALL ACADEMY session at Middlesbrough College on THURSDAY 31st OCTOBER.  The 3-hour session during half-term will start at 10 am&n [...]

City Predators comfortably into national KO round 2

CITY PREDATORS eased their way into the second round of the Volleyball England national Knock-out cup earlier today with a comfortable straight sets win against Darkstar Derbyshire (25-13, 25-12, 25-22).  They will entertain Loughborough [...]

"Invincibles" pass early test

Team Northumbria women, nicknamed "The Invincibles" and voted by BUCS as the best British Universities sports team, had a major scare yesterday in their first match of the new Super 8 season in front of a good crowd at Spor [...]

City Predators at home in national KO cup

CITY PREDATORS (men) entertain DERBYSHIRE DARKSTAR in the first round of the Volleyball England national knock-out cup at CitySpace, Sunderland University on Sunday at 11.30

NoCoVo Temple Park tournament results

NORTHERN COUNTIES ANNUAL PRE-SEASON TOURNAMENT 2013  RESULTS Women                              [...]

Marden move!

Marden Volleyball Club will be playing matches at The Parks and at Kings School, Tynemouth this season.  As well as having 3 teams in the Northern Counties League they have taken the ambitious step of entering the North East Women's P [...]

Who are City Predators?

The Northern Counties Association organises teams selected from clubs in our league.  They are based at Sunderland University and are coached by Keith Sowden.  The men's team now plays in Division 2 North after winning promotion last [...]


Remember that the HOME team is now responsible for texting match results, entering results into the website and sending/emailing a results sheet to the Division manager.   Two copies of the results sheet should be made allowing [...]

Newcastle City win opening PL fixture

Newcastle City began their defence of the Premier League title with a 3-0 win over Cleveland Saints at Newburn although the result isn't a true reflection of the match in which the Acklam team were gradually pegged back after taking the lead in [...]

Pre-season tournament at Temple Park on Saturday 5th October

The league's annual pre-season tournament is on Saturday 5th October at Temple Park, South Shields.  The women's competition starts at 9.00 (registration 8.30!) and finishes at 1 pm.  The first and second division tournaments star [...]