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Sport | Netball 1sts continue run as they see off Northumbria

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A thrilling second half comeback saw the Leeds Uni Netball 1st team secure an impressive 37-30 win against Northumbria 1sts on Wednesday. Spirits were already high amongst the team, having secured an outstanding victory against Loughborough a week earlier, and the Gryphons carried that momentum into the fixture against Northumbria … Read More

Sport | Leeds record historic Netball win over Loughborough

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The Leeds Netball 1sts recorded a historic first ever victory over sporting giants Loughborough in a pulsating 30-25 win at the Gryphon Sports Centre. The firsts have made an excellent start to the season, despite losing narrowly to league leaders Manchester 43-39, their win takes them to second in the … Read More

Sport – BUCS Preview

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This week’s BUCS fixtures begin with a football derby double-header at Weetwood, as Uni’s 1sts and 2nds line up against Met’s 1sts and 3rds respectively. Leeds’ teams have got off to similar starts this year, though both will likely be pleased with the way things have begun. Despite a 4-0 … Read More

Sport | BUCS Netball Summary

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Leeds 2s v York St John’s 1s: 27 – 34 The match against York St John’s was always going to be difficult. Yet Leeds opened the first quarter with some excellent attacking play, taking on the defenders and working the ball through their tight zones to convert the turnovers to … Read More

Sport | Met out for revenge after Varsity defeat

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After a sparse week of BUCS home fixtures, Leeds play host to some of the most competitive fixtures in their sporting calendar. First up, in the Premier North A, the Rugby Union Men’s XV take on overall BUCS leaders Durham in their second game of the season. Leeds will be … Read More

Sport | Varsity – Netball Summary

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1st Team Match Report – For the Netball 1sts, Varsity this year was always going to be tough. The girls knew what to expect from Met – a well contested physical game right to the last whistle. With new members added, GS Ciara Crosbie, GA Tash Scott and WA Emily … Read More

Superior Gryphons dispatch Sorry Sheffield

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By Chavonne Duckworth   Leeds 3rds 48 vs 25 Sheffield 2nds Going into our last match of the season, we were all so ready to put up a good battle against Sheffield Hallam. With a restricted warm up, we started the match a bit slow but were all playing well … Read More

Netball round-up

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Lucinda Swayne Netball Leeds 3rds vs Newcastle 3rds Going into the match, we were all looking forward to a tough encounter with Newcastle knowing they were just above us in the league. Following a long journey up north, we started the match well with the first quarter remaining pretty equal … Read More

Netball round up – 24/10/12

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1sts vs. Newcastle 1sts:   24-36 After a well fought, well deserved game against Manchester last week, the firsts had plenty of confidence travelling to Newcastle for the 2nd match of the season. With Newcastle being promoted this season it was a must win game. Newcastle came at Leeds hard … 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