Tag : leeds met

Men Lacrosse’t the plot

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    After a convincing victory last week against Manchester Met, Uni were hoping to make amends from last month’s varsity fixture at an autumn hit Weetwood.   The Uni squad was severely hit by injuries prior to the match and lack of equipment.Uni nonetheless remained spirited and started well … Read More

Met Edge Uni in tight clash

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This week the 2nd Netball hosted a powerful Leeds Met side in the Gryphons centre. The match started evenly enough. Both teams breaking through each other’s midfield defence and gaining every opportunity to score the early points. However, the home side really failed to capitalise on these early successes and … Read More

Varsity 2012: Men's Hockey Uni 1 – 3 Met

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A dominant Leeds University was made to pay for a poor start as a somewhat fortunate Leeds Met ran out 3-1 winners at Weetwood. Leeds University had a disastrous opening five minutes, conceding twice in a little over a minute.  Leeds Met started brightly and earned a short corner that … Read More

Varsity 2012: Men's 2nd XV Rugby Union Uni 32 – 25 Met

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14-man Leeds 2nd XV produced a display full of resilience and grit to overcome Leeds Met 32-23 in a high-octane Varsity match. With all the odds stacked against them following the dubious 20th minute dismissal of Ned Browne, the Gryphons bounced back and salvaged victory with a performance that must give them … Read More

Varsity 2012: Women's football Uni 0 – 8 Met

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In spite of a heroic performance by goalkeeper Misha Gaur, Leeds were powerless to prevent the Met sweeping to a resounding victory at the North Pavilion. From the moment Gemma Bonner picked out the unmarked Becky Kendell to slide the visitors into a fifth minute lead, the BUCS Premier North … Read More

Varsity 2012: Women's Hockey 1sts 2 – 1 Met

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On the most important day of the season for both the University of Leeds and Leeds Metropolitan, Leeds Uni women’s hockey team took the opportunity to show who had the better team winning a tense varsity match. Going ahead within the first minute of the match, they couldn’t prevent Leeds Met from … Read More

Varsity 2012: Men's 1sts Football Uni 0 – 3 Met

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The University of Leeds Men’s Football 1st Team have had a disappointing start to the season at the Varsity, as they could not match last year’s 4-0 win, losing 3-0 to Leeds Metropolitan University, in what was actually a closely contested game. The University of Leeds team, who’s last competitive … Read More

Varsity 2012: Men's Indoor Cricket

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Despite a quality innings of 58 from Tom Simmons, Leeds University 1st XI were beaten by the Met by a couple of wickets at the Headingley Indoor Sports Centre. Despite the loss, there were several positives to take from the game in a dedicated and professional performance. Normally home to … Read More

Leeds Uni victory in Varsity rugby showdown

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Yesterday’s Leeds Varsity reached an epic climax at Headingley Carnegie Stadium as Leeds Uni Rugby Union 1st XV stormed to a 27 – 11 victory over their Leeds Met counterparts. In torrential rain rendering handling conditions near to impossible, Uni were well deserved winners in the closest Varsity competition ever. … Read More