Schweriner SC

Schweriner SC, also known as SSC Schwerin, is a German sports club based in Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. It is mostly known for its women's volleyball department which plays in the German Volleyball League having won it many times.[1]

SSC Palmberg Schwerin
Full nameSchweriner SC
Founded1957
GroundPalmberg Arena
(Capacity: 2,200)
ManagerFelix Koslowski
LeagueGerman Volleyball League
2016–171st
WebsiteClub home page
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Women's volleyballEdit

The team has won many titles including the National Championship and Cup of East Germany, the National Championship (Bundesliga) and Cup of Germany, the CEV Champions League and the CEV Cup Winners Cup (know called CEV Cup).[1][2][3][4]

Previous namesEdit

Due to sponsorship, the club have competed under the following names:[4]

  • SC Traktor Schwerin (1957–1991)
  • Schweriner SC and SSC Schwerin (1991–2016)
  • SSC Palmberg Schwerin (2016–present)

HonoursEdit

National competitionsEdit

  •   East German Championship: 7
1976, 1977, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
  •   East German Cup: 4
1981, 1982, 1988, 1990
  •   German Championship: 11
1995, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2017
  •   German Cup: 5
2001, 2006, 2007, 2012, 2013

International competitionsEdit

1977–78
1974–75

Team squadEdit

Season 2018–2019, as of May 2019.[5][6]

Number Player Position Height (m) Weight (kg) Birth date
1   Gréta Szakmáry Outside Hitter 1.86 71 (1991-12-31) 31 December 1991 (age 28)
2   Maren Fromm Outside Hitter 1.84 68 (1986-07-10) 10 July 1986 (age 34)
3   Ralina Doshkova Opposite 1.88 69 (1995-06-07) 7 June 1995 (age 25)
4   Anna Pogany Libero 1.68 61 (1994-07-21) 21 July 1994 (age 26)
5   Tessa Polder Middle Blocker 1.89 76 (1997-10-10) 10 October 1997 (age 23)
6   Jennifer Geerties Outside Hitter 1.86 66 (1994-04-05) 5 April 1994 (age 26)
7   Britt Bongaerts Setter 1.85 68 (1996-11-03) 3 November 1996 (age 24)
8   Kimberly Drewniok Opposite 1.88 73 (1997-08-11) 11 August 1997 (age 23)
9   Nanaka Sakamoto Outside Hitter 1.76 62 (1996-09-06) 6 September 1996 (age 24)
10   Denise Hanke Setter 1.83 76 (1989-08-31) 31 August 1989 (age 31)
11   Beta Dumancic Middle Blocker 1.90 80 (1991-03-26) 26 March 1991 (age 29)
12   Lauren Barfield Middle Blocker 1.96 89 (1990-03-15) 15 March 1990 (age 30)
13   Adams McKenzie Outside Spiker 1.90 78 (1992-02-13) 13 February 1992 (age 28)
14   Elisa Lohmann Libero 1.75 61 (1998-07-22) 22 July 1998 (age 22)
16   Marie Schölzel Middle Blocker 1.93 70 (1997-08-01) 1 August 1997 (age 23)
18   Lea Ambrosius Middle Blocker 1.89 79 (2000-05-22) 22 May 2000 (age 20)
Coach:   Felix Koslowski

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "German Women's Champions". Volleyball Bundesliga (in German). Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  2. ^ "German National Champions". Deutscher Volleyball-Verband (DVV) (in German). Retrieved 27 April 2017.
  3. ^ "German Women's Cup Champions". Deutscher Volleyball-Verband (DVV) (in German). Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  4. ^ a b "History". Schweriner SC (in German). Retrieved 5 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Team". Schweriner SC (in German). Retrieved 21 May 2019.
  6. ^ "SSC Palmberg Schwerin - Team 2018–19". CEV. Retrieved 21 May 2019.

See alsoEdit

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