Tag : BUCS

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

Leeds dominate Durham at The Edge

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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

This BUCS Girl Can Week

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Universities across the country ran a #ThisBUCSGirl week to encourage more women to get involved in sport – here are the highlights from the week’s women’s sport. Basketball: The women’s 1st team faced Teeside for the second week in succession, and it was another dominant performance, with Leeds winning 68-28 in … Read More

Women’s Volleyball 1s looks comfortable in the cup

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The women’s volleyball first team continued their fantastic start to the 2016/17 season, by defeating fellow Yorkshire side Sheffield in the first round of the Northern Conference Cup, securing their fourth consecutive straight games victory with a fantastic performance at the Gryphon Sports Centre. Leeds, who were defeated in last … Read More

Football 2s edge out 3s in closely matched derby meeting

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In a very close affair, Leeds seconds beat the third side by a solitary goal as the match finished 1-0 to the designated home side at Weetwood Park. Although there was only one goal, the match was full of opportunities and, on the whole, it has to be said, was … Read More

Basketball Triumphant against Teeside

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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