Tag : BUCS

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

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