University netball

  • 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 […]

     
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    Sunderland crowned Tees-Wear Varsity champions

    April 28, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland have won the 2016 Tees-Wear Varsity in one of the closest contested competitions in recent history, as they beat Teesside University 13-12. With over 12 hours of sport taking place across Sunderland and 25 fixtures taking place, Sunderland edged out their Teesside rivals by the narrowest […]

     
  • Ellie Young, above, believes the 2nd team have improved a lot since the start of the season

    Young reflects on time with Netball team ahead of her final game

    April 25, 2016 at 1:03 pm

    Ellie Young, 21, has been an integral part of the University of Sunderland Netball 1st and 2nd teams during her three years as a BA Journalism undergraduate. But with the 2015/16 BUCS season over, the talented goalkeeper has only Varsity against Teesside to go before she hangs back her strip […]

     
  • Ellie Young, above, believes the 2nd team have improved a lot since the start of the season

    Netball 2nds optimistic for next BUCS season

    April 4, 2016 at 12:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team have their sights on promotion from the BUCS Northern 8B League next season. But following their third place finish this year, the girls had to say a fond farewell to third-year players Beth Wynter, Sophie Guy and Ellie Young. Emma Taylor, Sunderland’s coach, […]

     
  • Sunderland University Netball 2nds season round-up

    Sunderland University Netball 2nds season round-up

    March 29, 2016 at 10:58 am

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team ended the season in third place in the BUCS Northern 8B League. Emma Taylor, coach, said: “Over the course of the year the girls have had a couple of shaky games but overall positive and triumphant games. “They’ve put in 100% every week […]

     
  • Sunderland Netball 2nds finish third despite thrashing York

    Sunderland Netball 2nds finish third despite thrashing York

    March 18, 2016 at 3:29 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nds had a shock third-place finish after runner-up rivals York St John 3rds crushed the Teesside 2nds 72-19 in their last game. Sunderland enjoyed their biggest win of the season, clocking 56-15 against York St John 4ths, but they were pushed down to third, trailing […]

     
  • Ellie Young, above, believes the 2nd team have improved a lot since the start of the season

    Netball 2nd team set sights on securing runners-up spot

    March 14, 2016 at 3:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team will face the York St John 4ths in a pivotal tie in their push to secure second place in the BUCS Northern 8B League on Wednesday. Sunderland currently hold the runner-up position but only goal difference separates themselves and the York St John […]

     
  • Sunderland Netballers leapfrog York to go second

    Sunderland Netballers leapfrog York to go second

    March 13, 2016 at 11:48 am

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team’s winning streak continued after they earned a crucial 40-32 away win against runner-up rivals York St John 3rds. In what was a must win game for both sides, the closely fought contest was edged by the Wearsiders, who narrowly led after each quarter. […]