Ipswich finished the indoor season with a well attended awards night.
The Awards were all well deserved and were awarded to:
Mens best attendance – Simon Papworth
Womans best attendance – Zoe Verow
Mens most improved player – Ben Robinson
Womens most improved player – Kasia Grybek
Mens MVP – Dom Sharpe
Womens MVP – Emma Goosey
Best new member – Emma Goosey
Players picture with the most Instagram likes – Julia Vidot
Most aggressive player – Dom Sharpe (with 2 yellows)
Most positions played in a season award – Michelle Abbott
Most net touches award – Everita Sokolova
Best Stowmarket player – Andreas Koch
Coaches player award – Chris Watson
Committee member of the year – Christine Abbott
Club member of the year – Hristina Dumanova
Ipswich ladies team finished 4th in their first NVL season. The team have grown closer and worked hard to become a strong unit, already looking forward to the 2017/18 season the ladies have already started making plans for the new seasons training.
The indoor volleyball season has finished for Ipswich for 2016/17, both teams have had a really successful year of volleyball.
Ipswich Men Finished 5th in NVL M3C, they reached the Suffolk cup final beating the previous years winners, Stowmarket Volleyball Club 3 – 0 twice.
Ipswich Ladies Finished 4th in NVL W3C, they also won the Suffolk Cup after a close 3 – 2 win against Stow Aces. The ladies also managed to finish in second place in every Eastern Region Volleyball Series they entered.
The Committee would like to thank all those involved this season, the training, games and social nights have all been great to be part of. If you missed any of them, there is always next year!
If you want to get involved in the summer season with fun and friendly volleyball please contact Kev Abbott, you can then be informed of the who, when and where all the outdoor grass and beach volleyball will be played.
Keep an eye on the fixture calendar for all the local outdoor tournament dates.
See you in the sand and lets keep the ball in the air!