Tag : BUCS

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

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