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 (now 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 30)
2   Maren Fromm Outside Hitter 1.84 68 (1986-07-10) 10 July 1986 (age 36)
3   Ralina Doshkova Opposite 1.88 69 (1995-06-07) 7 June 1995 (age 27)
4   Anna Pogany Libero 1.68 61 (1994-07-21) 21 July 1994 (age 28)
5   Tessa Polder Middle Blocker 1.89 76 (1997-10-10) 10 October 1997 (age 24)
6   Jennifer Geerties Outside Hitter 1.86 66 (1994-04-05) 5 April 1994 (age 28)
7   Britt Bongaerts Setter 1.85 68 (1996-11-03) 3 November 1996 (age 25)
8   Kimberly Drewniok Opposite 1.88 73 (1997-08-11) 11 August 1997 (age 25)
9   Nanaka Sakamoto Outside Hitter 1.76 62 (1996-09-06) 6 September 1996 (age 26)
10   Denise Hanke Setter 1.83 76 (1989-08-31) 31 August 1989 (age 33)
11   Beta Dumancic Middle Blocker 1.90 80 (1991-03-26) 26 March 1991 (age 31)
12   Lauren Barfield Middle Blocker 1.96 89 (1990-03-15) 15 March 1990 (age 32)
13   Adams McKenzie Outside Spiker 1.90 78 (1992-02-13) 13 February 1992 (age 30)
14   Elisa Lohmann Libero 1.75 61 (1998-07-22) 22 July 1998 (age 24)
16   Marie Schölzel Middle Blocker 1.93 70 (1997-08-01) 1 August 1997 (age 25)
18   Lea Ambrosius Middle Blocker 1.89 79 (2000-05-22) 22 May 2000 (age 22)
Coach:   Felix Koslowski

See alsoEdit

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.

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