Tag : womens hockey

Leeds University Union Women’s Hockey Club Lambasted for “chav-themed social”

10 months ago / 0 comments

Leeds University Union Women’s Hockey Club have come under fire after allegedly hosting what the University of Leeds have called an “ill-judged” social, referring to its supposed “chav” theme. In the club’s Facebook group, members were encouraged to dress as “lower-class” people complete with “luminous underwear on show,” setting aside … Read More

Five Societies Shortlisted for National Society Awards

2 years ago / 0 comments

Five societies at LUU have been shortlisted for awards at the National Society Awards 2017, with the winners due to be announced at a ceremony in Nottingham next week. The Women’s Hockey society have been shortlisted for the biggest award of the night, Best Society, while the Women in Leadership … Read More

Gryphons Devastated on Derby Day

3 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds women’s 2nd team and their Beckett counterparts, the red brick side was disappointed to be on the receiving end of a 3-0 defeat that left them scratching their heads and licking their wounds. The girls in green began well, displaying a ferocious intent that bullied Beckett into a brief … Read More

Women’s Hockey Hammered at Home

3 years ago / 0 comments

LEEDS Women’s 1sts were outclassed by a strong Birmingham side who put eight past them on a bitter cold evening at Weetwood. The Gryphons went into the match knowing that they were facing one of the best university women’s hockey teams in the country – notorious for attracting national junior … Read More

HOCKEY: Underdogs come back to cause upset

4 years ago / 0 comments

On an icy Wednesday afternoon at Weetwood, the Leeds Womens hockey 4s lined up to face the Leeds 5s in what could only be described as an internal grudge match. Tension between the two sides was evident even before the match got underway. The 4s sat comfortably in second place in … Read More