• Ice Hockey: NIHL North Division One roundup

    Ice Hockey: NIHL North Division One roundup

    October 18, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    The NIHL is well underway with the all the teams having played at least eight games so far this season. Four games were played over the weekend and a phenomenal 41 goals were scored during these fixtures. Solihull Barons and Hull Pirates played out the highest scoring contest of the […]

  • Both sides have been in close-knit matches this season.

    Sunderland University return to BUCS action

    October 11, 2017 at 8:00 am

    Nineteen teams from the University of Sunderland return to action as today as they start their BUCS seasons. A week on from defeat in the Clash of the Minsters against York St John, Sunderland’s students kick off their league campaigns in the British University & Colleges Sport divisions this afternoon. […]

  • Hillheads was buzzing with people on Sunday night with around 700 in attendance

    Warriors lose out to table topping Tigers

    October 9, 2017 at 6:18 pm

    Whitley Warriors welcomed Telford Tigers to Hillheads on Sunday night for a NIHL North Division 1 match in which the visitors came away with the points to maintain their 100% record. Special teams ruled the day for the visitors as they managed to kill seven Warriors penalties and score three […]

  • York St John won all three Netball fixtures at this year's Clash of the Minsters

    York beat Sunderland to Clash of Minsters crown

    October 4, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    University of Sunderland suffered defeat in the Clash of the Minsters as York St John were crowned 18-8 winners. The annual curtain-raiser to the university sporting year took place in York with both universities competing across 26 sports and it was the home side who comfortably won in the end. […]

  • Sunderland 2nds were seconds away from victory against Richmond.

    Sunderland Broom’s Newby happy with season despite league finish

    April 6, 2017 at 9:41 am

    Sunderland Broom men’s hockey 2nds captain expressed his joy at the end of a up and down season. “I can’t ask any more from the lads. We worked hard every game, but with a team that changes so much, with injuries and people being unable to play every week,” said Newby. […]

  • Sunderland 2nds were seconds away from victory against Richmond.

    Sunderland share points with Matron Furness after match abandoned

    April 4, 2017 at 8:32 am

    Sunderland Broom hockey men’s 2nd and Marton Furness agreed to share a point after the game was abandoned at half time after a freak weather storm flooded the pitch. The day started with the sun dominating the sky in Middlesbrough as the two teams met at Teesside University’s astro turf. It was […]

  • Netball's point had levelled the scores at 2-2 overall.

    Teesside regain Varsity title with big win over Sunderland

    March 23, 2017 at 11:18 am

    University of Sunderland were unable to retain their Tees Wear Varsity crown as they fell to a heavy defeat to Teesside University on Wednesday. The Wearsiders claimed wins in American football, cricket, netball and basketball. Rowing shared a point in contentious circumstances, adding to Sunderland’s equestrian victory from earlier in the […]

  • Sunderland 2nds were seconds away from victory against Richmond.

    Sunderland Broom draw with Durham in well fought friendly

    March 21, 2017 at 8:41 am

    Sunderland Broom men’s hockey 2nds drew 2-2 with Durham in a friendly. The two clubs know each other well and often play friendlies against one another. Not so long ago they were the same club and still share junior teams. Sunderland started the game strongly, passing the ball around well and […]

  • Sunderland women's hockey team ended their season on a high on Wednesday.

    Sunderland’s women’s hockey teamend season on a high with a win

    March 17, 2017 at 10:55 am

    University of Sunderland women’s hockey team beat Leeds 8ths 4-1 on Wednesday to end their BUCS season on a high. On a sunny day in Sunderland, both teams met for their last fixture of the season. It was Leeds who started the strongest, passing the ball around with ease and […]

  • Sunderland 2nds were seconds away from victory against Richmond.

    Sunderland Broom disappointed with point against Newcastle medics

    March 15, 2017 at 9:04 am

    Sunderland Broom Hockey men’s 2nds draw 2-2 with Newcastle Medics men’s 2nds. Sunderland came off the back of a 0-0 draw with Jesmond and were keen to get some points against Newcastle. Newcastle Medics are pushing for promotion as they sit in third spot, but it was the Wearsiders that started […]