Monthly Archives: October 2011

Weekend Preview 28th-30th October 2011

DEF France Newton and Quimper Volley have a tough match this Saturday against Albi Volleyball USSPA who sit 2 places above them in the league table. After a disappointing defeat last weekend they will be looking to get back on … Continue reading

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22/23 Oct: mixed bag of results, some wins, controversy and anger! Grr!

A mixed bag this week for the GB Women, with double headers all over the place, a bye for a number of players and the Spanish league yet to kick off. A few wins at homes in front of some … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview 21st-23rd October

See what is instore for the GB girls across Europe and America this weekend……. DEF & Pro A, France Grace Carter has her first home game with Terville this weekend and they are eager for the win after 2 defeats.  They play … Continue reading

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‘Rowdy’ fans help Aachen to cause huge upset!

Last night was an exciting one for Ci and Lucy, and their “Ladies in Black” Alemannia Aachen. They took on Smart Allianz Stuttgart, a top league team and winner of last year’s prestigious Liga Pokal Cup, at home in front … Continue reading

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Carter blogs again….fancy footwork the key!

GB middle blocker Grace Carter is back in action….not for her club TFOC but for Sky Sports. This time the British number 18 talks about pre-season, how she is using playing pro in prep for the Olympics and the key … Continue reading

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15/16 Oct: 32-30, 5 setters all over & career high for Lizzie Reid

It was a busy weekend for the British girls…. Grace Carter’s newly promoted TFOC are hoping to be the surprise package and take the French Pro A league by storm this season. This week’s pick of the week is Grace Carter’s … Continue reading

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Beattie tells Spanish “we have worked very hard for 2012″

GB Captain Lynne Beattie will be joining Janine Sandell and plying her trade in the Spanish Superliga this season, playing for CV JAV Olimpico Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. Finishing 7th in the league last year, Las Palmas are looking to push … Continue reading

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“We are ready”…. Interview: GB Setter Lucy Wicks on season ahead

It’s a big weekend across Europe, especially in Germany, France and Holland where the league season begins. We caught up with GB setter and Vice Captain Lucy Wicks just before she headed off with GB teammate Ciara Michel to Vilsbiburg … Continue reading

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