Tag : netball

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 | 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 Netball delivers high-scoring wins for Uni

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Leeds 2s v Hull 1s: In the final quarter Leeds’ fitness really shone through as they continued to play to a high standard and maintain their large lead even though a few changes were created against them. Olivia Ellis came on at C showing her opponent no mercy, turning over … Read More

Sport | Crucial football derby the highlight of this weeks BUCS action

5 years ago / 0 comments

Weather permitting, there will be plenty of Gryphons action this Wednesday afternoon, not least from a derby football match with rivals Met. Kicking off at 2pm at Beckett Park, this fixture is an away tie, so any Uni support would be welcomed by the players, in a game which has … Read More

Sport | Netball Cup run continues for Leeds

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds put their bad run of form in the league behind them as they eased past Sheffield Hallam in the last 16 of the Northern Conference Cup. Although struggling for form in the league at present the Gryphons looked high on confidence with this moral boosting win. With the visitors’ … Read More

Sport | Netball round-up

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds Uni 2s vs. Sheffield Hallam 2s (Cup): Going into the game with a strong squad we were anticipating a tough match. After an initial delay, the game got off to a fast start. Constant turnovers and tight marking in defence meant that Hallam were struggling to get the ball … Read More

Sport | Netball round-up

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds 2s v Lets Met 2s After a good warm up everyone felt prepared and fired up for the fight against Met which Leeds Uni 2s were determined to win. Pressuring them from the start through the first 2 quarters, with some great defending from Amy Needham, Met could not … Read More

Sport | BUCS – Netball round-up

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Leeds Uni 1s v LeedsMet 1s: Leeds Uni used their warm up well, to prepare themselves for the tough match to come, going onto court to face their long term rivals as a determined front. However, due to a few misplaced passes and unforced errors, Met took the lead by … Read More

Sport | BUCs Preview

5 years ago / 0 comments

While for most of the BUCs teams this week is cup week, a huge title crunch match will be played out at the Gryphon Centre. Lining up at 5.30, the Netball game between Leeds and Manchester promises to be a real thriller for anyone who needs some excitement after a … Read More

Sport | BUCs Netball Round-up

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds 1s 47 – 39 Newcastle 1s With a combination of bad traffic and bad weather, the 1sts arrived to take on Newcastle with little time to spare for a warm up. Both teams rushed onto court determined to set the tone within the first few minutes of the game. … Read More