Tag : american football

Sport | American Football – Celtics sink to Sharks

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This Sunday saw the Celtics travel to Hull, playing against the defending league champions on their home ground. Having received the opening kickoff, the Celtics offence were first to take the field, and after making a short gain, a bad snap of the ball resulted in a fumble recovered by the Hull, leaving … Read More

Old Boys play young

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Richard Choksey American Football The Leeds Celtics gathered at Weetwood on Saturday to play their last match of the season. The current team was to face off against an assemblage of Old Boys in a classic matchup of young versus old, speed versus strength, vim versus guile.   The Old … Read More

Celtics Prey on Predators

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Richard Choksey American Football – Leeds Celtics v Edinburgh Predators   The Celtics began the last stage of their quest for silverware on Sunday. The playoffs had arrived and with them the chance to prove that this team was worthy of their reputation. The first round brought the Edinburgh Predators … Read More

Celtics bury Saints

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Richard Choksey American Football Leeds 33-8 Durham The Durham Saints stood on hallowed ground on Sunday as they lined up against the Leeds Celtics in the final match of the regular season. The Graveyard has seen Celtics rise to top of their division and win the championship, and fall out … Read More

Celtics overthrow Centurions

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Richard Choksey 21.02.13 York Centurions 0-15 Leeds Celtics The Leeds Celtics travelled to York on Sunday to take on the Centurions to keep their post-season dreams alive. A crushing last second defeat to the Met two weeks ago might have stripped the Celtics of their will but the team is … Read More

Celtics tame wild Mustangs

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American Football Leeds Celtics 32 – 8 Northumbria Mustangs The Leeds Celtics hosted the Northumbria Mustangs this weekend. Coming into their fifth match, both teams had won two and lost two so Sunday’s game would give the victor vital momentum going into the second half of the season. On the … Read More

Once Bitten, Twice Shy

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Author: Richard Choksey American Football Leeds Celtics 6-12 Hull Sharks   The Leeds Celtics hosted the Hull Sharks on Sunday in a fierce battle to claim supremacy of the North East. Hull’s explosive passing attack posed the most dangerous threat the Celtic defence has faced this year, while the Celtic … Read More

Varsity 2012 Preview: American Football

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American Football has been growing in popularity for the past few years. Leeds University has always had one of the best teams in their league, getting into the playoffs last season. However the greatest challenge lies in Varsity and so LS Sport decided to catch up with Club Secretary Michael … Read More