Category : BUCS

Futsal breeds success for Leeds

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When Futsal was first established in 2014, it was just a social sport. There would be weekly social sessions every Friday night where everyone could participate and play for fun. Liam Turner ran Futsal at the time and he managed to pick players that stood out from the social sessions … Read More

Dominant performance in the pool for Leeds

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This was a day to forget for the Strathclyde University men’s water polo team on Wednesday. After a 220-mile trip to the Edge, the team couldn’t get their bus parked, leading to the start of the game being delayed slightly. By the end of the match, the Scottish side will … Read More

Men’s Basketball: Leeds dominate Teesside at The Edge

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Spare a thought for the valiant players of the Teesside Men’s Basketball team and their faithful supporters. On Wednesday evening they made the 130 mile round-trip from the North East to the Edge, only to be comprehensively dismissed by their Yorkshire counterparts. From the first few minutes of the Northern … Read More

Dominant second-half gives Leeds deserved victory

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When fighting for the title, it’s always important to avoid slipping up against the teams fighting for survival. Therefore, Leeds’ Netball 2s will have been delighted with their performance against Sheffield Hallam 2s, as they won comfortably 60-37 on Wednesday afternoon. Leeds started the day tied on points with York … Read More

Valiant effort not enough for volleyball women

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Leeds were left to rue a slow start against Hull in this Northern 3B match, as the away side won in straight sets at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday evening. However, this was a match which could have gone either way, with the home side showing that they should … Read More

Leeds net victory in one-sided encounter

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In one of the most dominant winning displays you are likely to see, Leeds Women’s Basketball side comfortably beat Hull 60-24 in their first match of 2017. After winning away against their local Yorkshire rivals 40-28 in October, the home side had the added psychological advantage of knowing that they … Read More

Defeat for Leeds in the Volleyball

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It was a slow start to the Northern 3B fixture between Leeds Women’s 2s and Sheffield Hallam at The Edge on Wednesday afternoon, and not in terms of the quality of the volleyball. After almost an hour of technical difficulties with the net, during which time it was tweaked and … Read More

Leeds humble Hallam in netball

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A fantastic second half performance from Leeds’ netball 2nd team at the Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday evening propelled them to a 68-53 victory against Sheffield Hallam 1s. It had been a good start to the season for the home team, with three wins out of a possible four in … Read More

A successful afternoon for Leeds on #BUCSWednesday

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The men’s hockey 1st team came back from two goals down to defeat St Andrew’s 9-2 at Weetwood. The away side started brightest, with their constant pressure telling despite a superb performance from the Leeds keeper, as he pulled off save after save to keep the game tight in the … Read More

Teeside too good for Women’s Football team

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Football is primarily a team-game, but moments of individual brilliance can sometimes have a big effect on the final result. Wednesday’s BUCS fixture between Leeds women seconds and Teeside was a clear example of this, where the Teeside number nine ran the show, scoring four goals and playing a prominent … Read More