Tag : BUCS

Valiant Volleyball defeat for Leeds

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There was heartbreak for the Men’s Volleyball 1s at The Gryphon Sports Centre on Wednesday as they went down fighting 3-2 to Manchester 2s, in an epic match that lasted for well over two hours. It was Manchester who went into an early lead, taking advantage of some poor Leeds … Read More

Leeds’ Face the Resilient Northumbria in First Game of the Season

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The opening game of the season for Leeds’ Netball 4s was a challenging one to say the least, as the Northumbria 3s took an undefeatable stand against our Gryphons. It was all seemingly equal from the outset of the first quarter as Leeds took the first throw in, keeping possession … Read More

Mixed results for BUCS teams

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It was a mixed afternoon for Leeds University teams in BUCS competitions both at home and around the North of England on Wednesday, with hard fought victories coupled with disappointing defeats across the usual wide range of sports played in the country’s preeminent inter-university competition. The Mens Football 1s saw … Read More

Leeds Repeat their Varsity Win Against Beckett Rivals

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Leeds University’s men’s hockey first team repeated their Varsity triumph over neighbours, Leeds Beckett, with a deserved 3-1 victory at Weetwood on Wednesday afternoon. The momentum swapped between both teams throughout the match, with Leeds securing their first win of the BUCS season, following a defeat at Loughborough last week. … Read More

Mixed Emotions for Badminton Teams

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Leeds University hosted three teams on Wednesday to kick off the first series of matches for this season’s BUCS league. The Women’s 1sts faced the Birmingham 1st team in the Premier North, while the Women’s 2nds were pitted against Huddersfield’s 1sts in Northern 2B and the Men’s 3rd came up … Read More

Leeds Secure Narrow Basketball Victory

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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

Varsity, BUCS and beyond – Uni Sport Competitions Explained

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Sports teams representing University of Leeds and Leeds Beckett University will battle it out for supremacy in the twelfth edition of Leeds Varsity, which will take place on the 4th and 5th October, culminating in the mens rugby union first team match on the Wednesday evening. As they had done … Read More

Female Fencers Step Towards Promotion

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Emma Kurtis deemed Woman of the Match Gryphons defeat Brimingham 132 – 99 A remarkable season for LUU Fencing was continued on Wednesday, and is set to culminate in a final promotion play-off against Warrick. Having been nominated for team of the year, and finishing top of their league, the … Read More

BUCS Results Round-Up

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Badminton 1s (M) 6-2 Bangor 1s Badminton 2s (W) 4-4 UCLAN 1s Basketball 1s (W) 33-41 LJMU 1s Football 1s (W) 6-1 Nottingham Trent 1s Football 1s (M) 0-2 Leeds Beckett 1s Football 2s (M) 2-2 York St. John 1s Hockey 1s (M) 2-3 Loughborough 2s Hockey 4s (W) 0-3 … Read More

Double Victory for LUU Fencers

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Fencing  Men defeat Liverpool 120-114 Women trounce Keele 135-46 to finish top  WEDNESDAY saw a triumphant turn of form for both the women and the men of the Leeds University Fencing Society. The men’s match proved to be a gruelling, physical encounter that was unbearably close for much of the duration … Read More