VAI Premier Men 2014-15
|Ballymun Patriots Eagles||10||5||5||21||22||26|
Legend: (C) Champions, (R) Relegated.
Promoted from Division 1 (2014-15): Tallaght Rockets and DVC’s second team.
|Date||Home Team||Away Team|
|28.09.2014||DVC||1||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||3|
|04.10.2014||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||2||UCD||3|
|11.10.2014||Garda||2||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||3|
|15.11.2014||NUIG Alliance||0||Ballymun Patriots||3|
|23.11.2014||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||0||Ballymun Patriots||3|
|14.12.2014||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||1||NUIG Alliance||3|
|10.01.2015||Ballymun Patriots||3||NUIG Alliance||1|
|10.01.2015||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||3||DVC||0|
|31.01.2015||Ballymun Patriots||3||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||1|
|15.02.2015||UCD||3||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||2|
|01.03.2015||NUIG Alliance||2||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||3|
|01.04.2015||Ballymun Patriots Eagles||3||Garda||2|
UCd won the Volleyball Associationof Ireland Premier Men title in 2014-15 by six points in 2014-15 after winning 8 of their 10 games, with Ballymun Patriots in second on 29 points after winning 7 games.
It was close to third and fourth places with DVC (Dublin Volleyball Club) on a 6-4 record with 27 points and Ballymun Patriots Eagles (the Ballymun 2nds team) on 5-5 and 26 points. NUIG Alliance, the University side from Galway finished on 4-6 and 19 points, with Garda in sixth with nine points.
The Premier Men was down one team on 2013-14 after both Aer Lingus and Amber Coast pulled out and were replaced by only one prmoted team, DVC. At the end of the 2014-15 season Tallaght Rockets and DVC’s second team were promoted in place of Garda who were relegated.
UCD made sure of the League title with one game to go with a brilliant straight-sets victory over Ballymun Patriots with the third set going to a tie-break, finishing 27-25, as they won the Premier Men League for the second year in-a-row.
 Sports Jobs (2017) Volleyball Association of Ireland Logo [Internet] Available from: http://www.sportsjobs.ie/wp-content/uploads/wpjobboard/job/33/company-logo/VolleyballLogo.jpg [Accessed 28 October 2016]
 Volleyball Ireland (2017) Premier Men 2014/15 [Internet] Available from: http://volleyballireland.com/league/88679/p_r_e_m_i_e_r_m_e_n [Accessed 29 August 2016]
 Volleyball Ireland (2017) Premier Men 2014/15 [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/20160812064817/http://volleyballireland.com/league/88679/p_r_e_m_i_e_r_m_e_n [Accessed 30 March 2018]
Thanks to Niall Brennan, Trinity College Dublin
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