Tag : Basketball

Basketball match ends in brave defeat

1 year ago / 0 comments

It was a tough day at the office for Leeds’ basketball teams in the Christie Championships, as they suffered defeats by Manchester and Liverpool. A high scoring game ended with a 67-43 defeat the home men against Manchester, with the women losing 57-22 to the same opponents. Manchester then made … Read More

Men’s Basketball: Leeds dominate Teesside at The Edge

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

Leeds net victory in one-sided encounter

2 years ago / 0 comments

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

Leeds dominate Durham at The Edge

2 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Men’s Basketball 1s comfortably saw off Durham on Wednesday afternoon to continue their unbeaten run and consolidate their place at the summit of BUCS Northern 2B Division. Leeds were in good form, having won all of their league and cup games this season, but would have been weary of … Read More

Basketball Triumphant against Teeside

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Edge played host to a fantastic performance from Leeds’ women’s basketball team on Wednesday, as they won at home for the first time this season, beating Teesside 53-15. Leeds were hoping to win their second game in succession, after beating Hull away from home a fortnight ago. Leeds won … Read More

Leeds Secure Narrow Basketball Victory

2 years ago / 0 comments

As the opening round of BUCS fixtures got underway, there was joy to be found for the Men’s Basketball second team as they beat local rivals, Sheffield, in an extremely competitive affair. Leeds went into the game knowing they won last season’s fixture against their opponents 76-66 and hoped to … Read More

Basketball Break Northumbria in Thriller

3 years ago / 0 comments

Men’s Basketball        University of Leeds 57 – 55 Northumbria LEEDS basketball men’s 1sts managed to pick up their second league win of the season against a valiant Northumbria 3rds side looking to get off the mark. Having been 11 points behind with less than four minutes remaining … Read More

Sport | BUCs Preview

5 years ago / 0 comments

While for most of the BUCs teams this week is cup week, a huge title crunch match will be played out at the Gryphon Centre. Lining up at 5.30, the Netball game between Leeds and Manchester promises to be a real thriller for anyone who needs some excitement after a … Read More

Sport | Women's Basketball – Leeds 70 – 28 Sunderland

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Leeds continued their fantastic unbeaten start to the season this week with a comfortable 70-28 victory over Sunderland. The visitors arrived an hour late due to heavy snow in the North, but it was the flurry of points scored by Leeds that they needed to be most wary of. The … Read More

Sport | BUCs Preview

5 years ago / 0 comments

Beginning at The Edge, the Women’s basketball will look to extend their perfect start to the season, as bottom-placed Sunderland visit this week. A 45-28 victory over Northumbria last week saw them pull away, alongside league-leaders Hull, despite retaining the advantage of a game in hand. Earlier in the day, … Read More