Articles by: Adam Smith
 

  • VIDEO: Sunderland FoL Scholars make it four wins from four

    VIDEO: Sunderland FoL Scholars make it four wins from four

    October 6, 2017 at 6:57 pm

    Sunderland FoL Scholars continued their unbeaten league run after a strong 5-0 win over Derby C.T. First-half goals from Jak Hanson and Harry Thompson gave Sunderland a comfortable lead before Alex Ramshaw, Max Sansom and Josh King sealed the victory. The win extends Sunderland’s unbeaten run to four matches after […]

     
  • HIGHLIGHTS: Sunderland FoL Scholars NFYL Trophy victory

    HIGHLIGHTS: Sunderland FoL Scholars NFYL Trophy victory

    June 1, 2017 at 10:02 am

    Sunderland FoL Scholars, now confirmed league and cup double winners, defeated Albion in the Community 1-0 in a dramatic extra-time showdown at the Stadium of Light on May 24. SportsByte were there to catch all the matchday action, as well as Sunderland legend Kevin Ball’s inspirational team-talk to the youngsters. […]

     
  • Brett Billingham was unlucky not to grab Sunderland's first gold medal.

    Billingham narrowly misses out on kata medal in Sheffield

    February 18, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    Brett Billingham was unfortunate not to take home University of Sunderland’s first medal in karate at the BUCS Nationals, Sheffield. Billingham was narrowly beaten in the kata bronze medal match despite exerting his dominance in the earlier rounds. The twin won his first two rounds with ease with all five […]

     
  • Sunderland Scholars have exceeded expectations in their debut season.

    Goals galore as Sunderland Scholars smash twelve past Burnley

    November 10, 2016 at 3:57 pm

    It was goals galore at the Academy of Light on Wednesday as Sunderland Scholars ran out 12-2 winners over bottom of the league Burnley. A hattrick from Jak Hanson and Alex Ramshaw as well as braces from Max Sansom and second half substitute Scott Rafferty helped Sunderland cruise to victory. […]

     
  • Sunderland 4ths in action against York St John at Clash of the Minsters

    Kelly nets five as Sunderland 4ths thrash York St John

    December 10, 2015 at 9:48 am

    University of Sunderland men’s football 4ths picked up their first three points of the season following an impressive 7-0 win away to York St John 5ths. Sunderland went into the game having not played for four weeks but quickly showed their intent when Martin Kelly gave them the lead in […]

     
  • Sunderland 4ths in action against York St John at Clash of the Minsters

    Kelly: “We will benefit from the break”

    December 7, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    Manager Martin Kelly insists the University of Sunderland Football 4ths will benefit from their four week break but is frustrated at the lack of fresh faces. The team have only had four games since the start of the season back in October, including their Clash of the Minsters tie. However, […]

     
  • University Football 4ths crash out of BUCS cup

    University Football 4ths crash out of BUCS cup

    November 12, 2015 at 2:02 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Football 4ths were eliminated from the Northern Conference Plate by Hull 3rds on Wednesday following a 6-2 defeat. Hull opened the scoring after converting a penalty. The away side doubled their lead shortly after and found themselves 3-0 up after 30 minutes. Guy Owen pulled […]

     
  • Sunderland 4ths beaten in season opener

    Sunderland 4ths beaten in season opener

    October 22, 2015 at 6:00 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s 4ths team were beaten 2-1 by Sheffield Hallam 4ths in their opening game of the season. Sheffield scored the only goal of a first half with very few chances for either side. Sunderland eventually equalised through Martin Kelly, only for them to go behind again two […]

     
  • Sunderland 4ths in action against York St John at Clash of the Minsters

    COTM: Sunderland 4th’s suffer defeat in Clash of the Minsters

    October 7, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    The University of Sunderland Men’s Football 4th team were beaten 4-1 after a superb comeback from York St John’s 4ths in the Clash of the Minsters. A goal from Alex Morris early in the first half was cancelled out by the visitors from the penalty spot just before the break […]

     
  • Outram sees bright future for University Football

    Outram sees bright future for University Football

    October 6, 2015 at 11:30 am

    The Freshers Fayre and trials for the Men’s University football teams have been very successful according to University of Sunderland men’s football President Josh Outtram. The Fayre took place on September 23 and saw all five men’s teams start their recruitment process ahead of the new season. Trails were held […]