University hockey

  • 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. […]

  • 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. […]

  • 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 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 […]

  • Men's hockey had a tough season after being grouped with superior opposition.

    Hutchinson priased by hockey team after difficult season

    March 2, 2017 at 11:21 am

    Now that the University of Sunderland men’s hockey team has finished its season, they can reflect on what went right and what went wrong. Sunderland’s season started with the news that their league had been remodelled by BUCS, which meant the side would have to play local teams who are of higher […]

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

    Sunderland hockey derby sees Broom victorious over University side

    February 25, 2017 at 10:36 am

    Sunderland Broom won 4-0 against University of Sunderland hockey in the England Mixed Plate. On a bright and sunny day, the two teams met for a friendly but competitive game of hockey. Sunderland Broom put their foot on the gas and came flying out and put pressure on the University […]

  • Sundarland men are rooted to the bottom of their BUCS league this season.

    Hockey team end BUCS season with loss to league champions

    February 24, 2017 at 10:57 am

    University of Sunderland men’s hockey team finished their BUCS season with an 8-0 loss to Durham. On a day full of emotions, some senior players said goodbye to the orange shirt. Sunderland were ready to forget about their campaign and just enjoy their last game of the season. After an angry […]

  • Sundarland men are rooted to the bottom of their BUCS league this season.

    Sunderland men’s hockey get thumped by Newcastle

    February 17, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s hockey team lost 9-0 against Newcastle men’s hockey team on Wednesday. Sunderland were meant to play Newcastle the previous week but the Tyneside university conceded, giving Sunderland the three points – their first of the season. Newcastle started the brighter of the two teams, scoring early, […]

  • Sundarland men are rooted to the bottom of their BUCS league this season.

    Teesside hockey sweep aside Sunderland for the third time

    February 6, 2017 at 9:35 am

      The University of Sunderland’s men’s hockey team lost 8-2 away to Teesside University on Wednesday. Within the first few minutes Sunderland were a goal down after allowing the Teesside captain to burst through the centre of the pitch and get a free shot on goal. From there on Sunderland […]

  • The University's netball (green) and mixed hockey teams raised money for Sunderland Mind.

    Sunderland hockey players take to netball to raise money for charity

    February 1, 2017 at 10:03 am

    Two Sunderland sports teams clashed in a charity netball match last week as the University side beat their hockey counterparts 30-10. In an event that was quickly planned and played the two societies, friends off the court became rivals all in the name is charity. The organisation both teams chose to raise money […]