Tag : BUCS

Sheffield End Volleyball’s Unbeaten Run

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Women’s Volleyball University of Leeds 0 – 3 Sheffield Hallam  Leeds’ brave women’s volleyball recorded their first loss of the season at yhe Gryphon Sports Centre, leaving their conquerors from Sheffield Hallam as the sole remaining unbeaten side in the division. The game started off evenly matched, with the agility … Read More

Athletes on track for success

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THE first of the 60m heats kicked off the first day of the BUCS Championships at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield last Friday as Leeds’ Anna Short and Chloe Boomer took to the blocks. Short stormed through her heat gaining first position with a time of 7.88s, not … Read More

Leeds Batter York in Rugby Thriller

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YORK suffered a crushing defeat against Leeds women on Wednesday afternoon. Due to Leeds’ dominant possession and their strong attack from the outset, York were in for a tough game. Straight after kick-off, the ball was driven into York’s half, posing a threat to the opposition early on. York fought back … Read More

Leeds’ Tricky Season Continues

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THE University of Leeds’ men’s basketball 1st team were unfortunate to lose their most recent match against the University of Huddersfield’s 1st team, in a match that saw their early-season difficulties continue. The Gryphons were up against a well-drilled and energetic Huddersfield side and despite their best efforts, Leeds were unable … Read More

Leeds Beaten by Fortunate Newcastle

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LEEDS University Women’s football 3rd team lost narrowly to Newcastle 2nds at Weetwood on Wednesday. However, this was not reflective of Leeds’s performance, with the Gryphons dominating throughout the second half and coming close many a time to scoring a goal of their own. Having beaten their opponents last week … Read More

Varsity Heartache Revisited

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LEEDS Beckett won all three matches against the University on Wednesday afternoon at The Gryphon Sports Centre, despite there being talented players on both sides of the court. Following defeat at Varsity, the Gryphons were most definitely hoping to hit-back at their long-standing rivals, but unfortunately they could not quite deliver … Read More

Gryphons Finish Game All-Swear

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LEEDS women hockey firsts had to settle for a draw against a spirited Nottingham side this week where it finished two apiece, in what was a rather heated encounter at Sports Park Weetwood. The Gryphons were looking to better the 2-2 result last time these two teams met and were boosted … Read More

Society Profile: Netball

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Name: University Netball About: Netball has around 120 members overall. Every Wednesday, the teams travel to different cities to play matches against other Universities, as part of the Nothern BUCs league. Netball has six teams as well as a development squad who play in the Intra-Mural league run by the … Read More

Sport | Table Tennis – Leeds impress in victory over Keele

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Leeds took a strong and decisive victory against Keele last week; they won the match 8-4 but even this didn’t really demonstrate the good job done by all players. Keele arrived half an hour late and only bringing three players along with them, which really set the standard for the … Read More

Sport | Hockey – All still to play for in second leg as Leeds concede late equaliser to Newcastle

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A late equaliser for visitors Newcastle cancelled out Cath Scorey’s first half goal for Leeds to set up a fascinating second leg next week. This is the first year BUCs have introduced a play-off system, Leeds need to win in order to stay in the Northern Premier, if they lose, … Read More