Tag : Fencing

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

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

Leeds in with a Stab at Cup Title

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Men’s Fencing University of Leeds 135 – 74 Aberdeen Uni dominant across foil, sabre and epee disciplines Jordan Au and Josh Stuart deliver sterling performances   LEEDS men’s fencing team got their cup campaign off to a terrific start on Wednesday, with a truly dominant performance against Aberdeen 2s. As … Read More

Fencers Flatten Manchester

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Fencing   University of Leeds 264 – 193 Manchester  BOTH the women’s and men’s teams saw off Manchester in The Edge on Wednesday, with clear victories across all three sword disciplines with final scores of 135-84 for the women and 129-109 for the men. Each sword discipline included three team … Read More

Leeds take the spoils with the foil

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Leeds put down a marker for the rest of the season as they maintained their 100% record in the mens fencing this season, beating Manchester Uni 131-111 on Wednesday. They faced off against Manchester 2’s and made sure that they got off to the strongest possible start by choosing to … 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 | Leeds foiled despite close contest in Fencing

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On Wednesday Leeds Men’s 1st team fencing took on Durham 2nd. Even though they were facing a second team this was guaranteed to be a close match. Captain James Foreshaw admitted that was going to be “one of the toughest matches of the season” and Durham certainly didn’t disappoint. The … Read More

Sport | BUCS Preview

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After the Men’s 1sts completed their revenge over Met last week, it’s the turn of the Women’s Hockey to take centre stage. Lining up against Loughborough, newly promoted will have a job on their hands against a side who placed third in the Premier North last season. The Gryphons, having … Read More

Sport | Sport Society Showcase

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Leeds University Union have around 50 sports and martial arts clubs to choose from, and LS Sport have handpicked four of the most unique and exciting on offer. Korfball Korfball is one of the most unique sports around. The society consists of two teams competing in four different leagues and … Read More

Leeds foil challenge from Northumbria

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Women’s Fencing  Leeds Uni 126- 106 Northumbria  The bitter chill of snow did nothing to the spirits of the women’s fencing this Wednesday. In an exciting match they faced Northumbria, who they are currently drawing with on points in the BUCS table. Leeds started with the épée, favourite sword of … Read More