Mar 09, 2017
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AD1 beat Cambridge University on 25th February to reach the final of the National Shield competition, where they will play Birmingham on 1st April at The National Volleyball centre, Kettering, 12.00.match start. Ashcombe won the Shield final in 2015 when they beat Chester Amazons 3-1 to take the National title. AD1 Team: Ailsa McDonald, Chee […]

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Feb 16, 2017
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Ashcombe Dorking 1 beat local rivals Sussex Dolphins 1 in the Quarter Finals of the National Shield Championships. I a close fought match it was the serving of Hannah Robinson, Ailsa McDonald and Brandi Head that proved the deciding factor. The semi final match is against Cambridge University [Away] on Saturday 25th February 2017

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Feb 26, 2016
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Ashcombe travel to the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering on Sunday 28th February to play Graveney Malory in their final play off for the National Grand Prix. The team had 2 close losses in the previous rounds against Wessex Leaf and Richmond so they are looking forward to another good match. The final placings will […]

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Nov 12, 2015
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Ashcombe Dorking 1 lost the local battle against newly promoted Worthing Volleyball Club on Sunday 8th November. Ashcombe was back to nearly full strength but was without captain and setter Karen Rossi. The final score was 3-1 and the fourth set 28-26 to Worthing. Ashcombe had 6 Under 18 players in their squad: Ailsa McDonald, […]

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Oct 22, 2015
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Ashcombe had a first round trip in Southampton against Leaf Academy and Team Southampton on Saturday 10th October in the National Under 18 competition 2015-16. Playing without Katy Begley, who was selected for England training prior to International matches, Ashcombe coach moved Ailsa McDonald to a new role as a middle attacker and blocker. The […]

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Oct 10, 2015
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The first home game of the season in National League Division 1 brought Team Birmingham to Dorking on Saturday 27th September. With the team having undergone several changes over the summer, not least having changed coaches, it was probably not surprising that it took a while for the team to find their feet, losing the […]

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Feb 25, 2015
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Ashcombe Volleyball Club’s Ashcombe Dorking 2 defeated the Spelthorne Sharks in the Surrey Volleyball League in just 3 sets on Sunday 22nd February. It was a comprehensive performance from the Ashcombe side with an average age of just 16. Edie Adams took the captaincy for the fixture and led by example in setting a platform […]

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Feb 11, 2015
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Picture thanks to Joe Nutt. Ashcombe Volleyball Club’s Under 18 team travelled to the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering on Saturday 7th February to play in the Volleyball England National Under 18 Grand Prix. The Under 18 Grand Prix series have been designed by Volleyball England to provide top level junior players with the opportunity to […]

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Feb 04, 2015
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Ashcombe Volleyball Clubs Surrey Volleyball League team travelled to The Kingston Arena on Friday night to take on Richmond Volleyball Club and despite battling throughout the fixture, fell short in the final set. It was an unusual lineup for Ashcombe with a mix of players but provided a useful opportunity for all the players. In the first […]

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Jan 28, 2015
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Ashcombe Dorking 2 Continue Development in National Volleyball League Division 3 South.     Ashcombe Volleyball Club’s second National Volleyball League team, Ashcombe Dorking 2, traveled the short distance to Richmond for two matches in National League Division 3 South against Richmond 2 and Bristol 2. This was a youthful Ashcombe side under Head Coach […]

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