The Scottish Women’s Volleyball Team have been preparing hard for several months now for the upcoming Small Countries Association of Europe Finals in Luxembourg from the 9th to the 11th of May.
The draw sees them pitted against the fast improving Faroe Islands and Ireland in their pool. Should they finish in the top two in their pool, they will have a semi final match on the 10th. Play off matches for 1st to 6th place are on the 11th.
We will keep everyone informed of the team’s progress during the course of the competition. We hope to be able to show live footage from our matches.
The team is made up from five of Scotland ‘s top clubs.
|Emma Waldie||City of Edinburgh||15|
|Laura McReady (C)||Su Ragazzi||45|
|Carly Murray (VC)||Su Ragazzi||29|
|Raveen Gill||Su Ragazzi||3|
|Katie Barbour||Su Ragazzi||24|
|Sam Fowler||Su Ragazzi||7|
|Nicole Ramage||Su Ragazzi||6|
|Mhairi Agnew||Su Ragazzi||24|
|Rachel Morrison||University of Edinburgh||12|
|Elaine Krawczyk||Caledonia West||27|
|Chloe Rutherford||Volleyball Aberdeen||5|
|Shona Fraser||Volleyball Aberdeen||15|
This is in the main a youthful team with 8 players aged 18 to 22 but all 8 have come through the ranks of international youth volleyball.
The squad are looking forward to the challenges and opportunities in a few days time and we know they will give their all for their team mates and country.
The management team for the trip is:
Head Coach – Vince Krawczyk
Assistant Coaches – Connie Weisenfelder, Danny Traylor
Team Manager – Gail Wilson
Physiotherapist – Jenny Jones