Tag : BUCS

Varsity Heartache Revisited

3 years ago / 0 comments

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

4 years ago / 0 comments

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

5 years ago / 0 comments

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

Sport | Hockey – Extra time winner sees Gryphons make Conference Cup history

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Leeds Gryphons made history on Wednesday as they came back from 3-1 down to beat Northumbria 4-3 in extra time to win the BUCS Northern Conference Cup. Alec Jackson’s side had been trailing until around 10 minutes to go, but a hat-trick from semi final hero George Bucknall turned the … Read More

Sport | BUCS – Campus gripped by Cup final action

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With a whole host of Cup finals, promotion playoffs and relegation face-offs to cover, this will be one of the most highly contested BUCS Wednesdays of the season. The first of our Cup finals sees the women’s tennis 2s cap a huge achievement by reaching the final of the Northern … Read More

Sport | Cup semi-finals to provide top BUCs action

5 years ago / 0 comments

While BUCs seasons began to draw to a close last week, there is still plenty of sport to enjoy on campus this week. In an all-Northern 1A clash, the women’s lacrosse team face the side with whom they drew on points at the top of the league. However, Durham took … Read More

Sport | Netball – Tempers flair as Leeds fall to Hallam

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds 2s v Sheffield Hallam: After losing by just two against Hallam in the first half of the season, tensions were high going into the game. In a fixture with infamously bad umpiring,  the seconds were going to have to push through to pull out a win. The first quarter … Read More

Sport | BUCS Preview – Leeds face Durham for the title in Women's Lacrosse

5 years ago / 0 comments

A packed schedule of home fixtures this week means that Uni fans will have plenty of choice over which sports to follow. In one of the earlier starts, the men’s tennis 1sts take on Sheffield at the David Lloyd in Moortown. The team will be hoping to take all the … Read More