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  1. Gosforth Olympian Jonathan Edwards meets the North East's star athletes of tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    Chef Kenny Atkinson asks one of England`s top squash players and TASS student Lucy Beecroft from Cramlington Learning Village to test one of his `athletic` creations with Jonathan Edwards at the House of Tides restaurant The Gosforth-based former triple jumper gave a Q&A session at an exclusive event organised by the Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme. Taking place at The House of Tides restaurant on Newcastle Quayside , the event was designed to raise awareness about the development work TASS are delivering within universities and sports and to celebrate the North East's newly nominated TASS athletes for 2015/6.

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  2. Stanford's Tom is Player of Century in women's volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford grad Logan Tom has been named the Player of the Century in Pac-12 women's volleyball. Photo by David Bernal/stanfordphoto.com Stanford women's volleyball alumna Logan Tom was named the Pac-12 Player of the Century, as announced Monday night when the Pac-12 Networks revealed the Pac-12 All-Century Women's Volleyball roster on 'Pac-12 Sports Report'.

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    Oct 28, 2015 | University of Washington

    SEATTLE Former Washington national players of the year Courtney Thompson and Krista Vansant both landed spots on the Pac-12 All-Century Women's Volleyball Team, the conference announced Monday night on 'Pac-12 Sports Report'. The Husky career leaders in assists and kills are two of just 16 athletes chosen from the entire history of the conference that has long set the standard for collegiate women's volleyball.

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  4. Bulgaria Loses 2:3 to France in Men's Volleyball European Championship SemifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Sofia News Agency

    Earvin Ngapeth of France spikes the ball against Nikolay Penchev and Viktor Yosifov of Bulgaria during the semifinal match between France and Bulgaria for the men`s 2015 CEV Volleyball European Championship in Sofia, Bulgaria, 17 October 2015. The Bulgarian men's national volleyball team suffered a 2:3 defeat to France in one of the semifinals of the men's Volleyball European Championship played in Sofia on Saturday.

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  5. Olympic stars back Morpeth to Newcastle race to inspire future starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    London 2012 athletes Pete Bakare and Nathan French hope the returning event will promote health and fitness in the North East A brace of Olympic stars have backed the North East's newest sporting event to inspire the next generation of active kids. Volleyball buddies Peter Bakare and Nathan French reached the pinnacle of their sport representing Great Britain at the London 2012 games.

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  6. Where are they now? Youngest 2015 inductee into Longhorn Women's Hall of Honor reflects on careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | Daily Texan

    In 2009, Destinee Hooker walked off the court, crushed after losing the NCAA championship - her last game as a Longhorn volleyball player. No. 2 Texas fell 3-2 by top-ranked Penn State after taking a commanding 2-0 lead.

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    Sep 27, 2015 | University of Washington

    It seems to be one of those things that gets sweeter with time. That stands true for members of the 2005 Washington Women's Volleyball team who will forever hold a place in the record book as the program's first National Championship team.

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  8. USA women's volleyball look to make most of second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    After falling essentially one set victory shy of qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Games at the FIVB World Cup earlier this month, the U.S. women's national volleyball team embarks on its second chance for qualification at the NORCECA Women's Continental Championship, which begin Sunday in Michoacan, Mexico. Stanford grad Foluke Akinradewo and 13 others compete at the biennial NORCECA Championship.

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  9. U.S. volleyball men one win away from qualifying for OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    Stanford grad Erik Shoji was named Most Impressive Player in Team USA's 3-set win over Russia on Tuesday. FIVB photo.

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  10. Poland improves to 10-0 at FIVB World CupRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Reigning world champion Poland came from a set down to see off host nation Japan and close in on the title at the FIVB Men's Volleyball World Cup on Tuesday. Michal Kubiak played a pivotal role in pulling Poland back into the game and Bartosz Kurek led his team with 18 points in the 24-26, 27-25, 25-21, 25-19 win.

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  11. Volleyball World Cup: Canada wins 2nd straightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | CBC News

    Gord Perrin, left, hits one through a pair of Iranian defenders during Canada's victory in Tokyo. Canada won its second straight match at the men's volleyball World Cup in Japan on Tuesday, defeating Iran 25-23, 29-27, 26-24.

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  12. Volleyball World Cup: Canada snaps losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | CBC News

    Canada's Gavin Schmitt, left, attacks against a pair of Venezuelan players during Monday's match in Tokyo. Schmitt led all scorers with 16 points in his team's win.

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  13. Jenny Lang Ping: China to face tougher challenge in RioRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China head coach Jenny Lang Ping said here Sunday that the newly crowned women's volleyball World Cup champions would face tougher challenge at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. "We are delighted to win the World Cup title in Japan , but the competition of the Rio Olympic Games will be much more difficult," she told Xinhua.

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  14. USA men's volleyball remains unbeaten at the FIVB World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    The U.S. men's national team survived a letdown and held on to beat Tunisia, 25-14, 25-19, 29-27, in an FIVB World Cup match on Friday at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium in Japan. The Americans head to Tokyo on Saturday, where they will battle undefeated Poland , the defending world champion, on Monday, defending Olympic champion Russia on Tuesday and Argentina , which has only lost to Poland and Russia, on Wednesday.

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  15. Russia sweeps Canada out of contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Brandon Sun

    Canada fell to 2-5 at the FIVBa Sa Smen's volleyball World Cup on Thursday, falling in three straight sets to Russia. Dmitriy Muserskiy had 15 kills as the Russians improved to 6-1 with a 25-21, 25-16, 25-19 victory over the Canadians.

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  16. Volleyball World Cup: Canada drops 3rd straight matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | CBC News

    Facundo Conte, the top scorer of the match, attacks against Canada's Gavin Schmitt during Argentina's victory in Toyama, Japan. Canada lost its third straight match at the men's volleyball World Cup in Japan on Friday, falling in four sets to Argentina.

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  17. U.S. stays unbeaten with 3-set win over Tunisia at World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    OSAKA, Japan >> The United States beat Tunisia 25-14, 25-19, 27-25 on Friday to remain in first place at the men's volleyball World Cup. World champion Poland also improved to 8-0 with a 25-15, 25-22, 25-17 win over Australia.

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  18. Unbeaten U.S. tops Tunisia at FIVB World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | ESPN

    The United States beat Tunisia 25-14, 25-19, 27-25 on Friday to remain in first place at the men's volleyball World Cup. World champion Poland also improved to 8-0 with a 25-15, 25-22, 25-17 win over Australia.

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  19. Volleyball World Cup: Canada outclassed by RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | CBC News

    Russia's Maxim Mikhaylov, right, hits a spike during his team's win over Canada. Canada fell to 2-5 at the men's volleyball World Cup in Japan with a three-set loss to Russia on Thursday.

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  20. Canada no match for Poland at volleyball World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | CBC News

    Poland's Bartosz Kurek, right, attacks during his team's win over Canada in Toyama, Japan. Canada dropped to 2-4 at the men's volleyball World Cup in Japan with a four-set loss to Poland on Wednesday.

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