University netball

  • Sunderland netball thirds were in action against York St John.

    VIDEO: Sunderland netball at Clash of the Minsters

    October 7, 2016 at 11:13 am

    This week’s Clash of the Minsters event pitted the University of Sunderland’s sports teams against York St John, with 30 different teams in action across the city. Women’s netball had a successful season last year but having lost a number of key players over the summer, the clash with York was always going […]

     
  • York St John claimed the Clash of Minsters trophy on Wednesday.

    York beat Sunderland to win Clash of the Minsters trophy

    October 6, 2016 at 1:11 pm

    Sunderland were out-done in the annual Clash of the Minsters event on Wednesday with York St John running out 42-18 victors. A total of 30 matches were played at a number of locations across Sunderland, with both universities competing for points and the chance to lift the Clash of the […]

     
  • Sunderland 2nd are the only netball side to record a league win this season.

    Netball 3rds suffer disappointing Clash of the Minsters defeat

    October 5, 2016 at 4:08 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 3rds lost their clash with York St John 5ths 45-4 in an a frustrating afternoon for the side. In what was the first netball match of the day at CitySpace, Sunderland were on the back foot immediately and never really recovered. York St. John wasted several […]

     
  • Sunderland Netball 2nds in action against Leeds Art 1sts earlier this season

    Bradley reflects on her early love for netball and her current team

    May 20, 2016 at 12:30 pm

    Goal shooter Roseanne Bradley discusses how she found her love for netball and how she progressed to the University of Sunderland 2nd team. The 20-year-old has captained the side this season and has scored some of the crucial goals that has kept them fighting in the league. “It’s been fab […]

     
  • Danielle Austin is hoping Sunderland Netball 1sts can continue their winning start to the season

    Netball 1sts: Early cup exit overshadowed by Varsity success and League title

    May 13, 2016 at 10:00 am

    University of Sunderland netball 1sts ended their BUCS season on a high, winning the BUCS Northern 5B league and gaining promotion in the process. Sunderland were crowned champions as they won the league comfortably with 27pts, six points clear of second place York 2nds. The team got the season off […]

     
  • Netball 2nds end season with top-three finish

    Netball 2nds end season with top-three finish

    May 9, 2016 at 11:30 am

    University of Sunderland netball 2nds ended the BUCS season in a respectable third place in the Northern 8B league. Sunderland finished with a total of 18pts, only nine points behind the league winners Leeds Trinity 2nds. The team kicked off their season in October with a very tight victory over […]

     
  • University netball 3rd team BUCS season review

    University netball 3rd team BUCS season review

    May 7, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    University of Sunderland netball 3rd ended their season in a secure position and remain in the BUCS Northern 9B league. Sunderland finished in fifth place with a score of six points – 10 points behind league winners Sheffield 4ths. The girls’ season got off to an unfortunate start with a […]

     
  • Blakeley delighted with Varsity win

    Blakeley delighted with Varsity win

    May 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm

    University of Sunderland Netball 3rds player Danielle Blakeley was “delighted” with her side after beating Teesside 3rds 31-18 at this year’s Varsity. The win was the first of three for the netball teams with the 2nds and 1sts winning their games shortly after. Blakeley said: “We’ve come a long way […]

     
  • Bradley describes ‘wonderful’ Varsity win

    Bradley describes ‘wonderful’ Varsity win

    April 29, 2016 at 1:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nds captain Roseanne Bradley called her teams win “wonderful” after they beat Teesside University Netball 2nds 58-32 at TeesWear Varsity 2016. The win was part of a hat-trick of victories for the university team as earlier the netball 3rds won their game and the netball […]

     
  • Sunderland 2nd are the only netball side to record a league win this season.

    Cooper proud of Netball 1sts in last Varsity match

    April 28, 2016 at 1:57 pm

    University of Sunderland Netball 1sts captain Zoe Cooper was proud of her team after they comfortably won 95–16 against Teesside University at Tees-Wear Varsity 2016. The win completed a hat-trick of netball victories for the University as both Netball 2nds and Netball 3rds won their Varsity games earlier in the […]