University netball

  • 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. […]

     
  • Netball 2nds confident ahead of “vital” tie

    Netball 2nds confident ahead of “vital” tie

    March 7, 2016 at 9:20 am

    All eyes will be on the University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team this Wednesday when they travel to runner-up rivals York St John 3rds in their penultimate game of the season. With the honours already going to Leeds Trinity 2nds, the girls are hoping to repeat last year’s second placed […]

     
  • Sunderland Netball 2nds in action against York St John earlier this season

    Sunderland Netballers complete double over Teesside

    March 3, 2016 at 12:36 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nds beat Teesside University 2nd team 41-29 to aid their push for second spot in the BUCS Northern 8B League. The Wearsiders had a worthwhile trip to Teesside for the re-scheduled match, which was due to take place last Wednesday. Rosie Bradley, captain, said: “I’m […]

     
  • Sunderland 2nds hoping to bring home the points

    Sunderland 2nds hoping to bring home the points

    March 2, 2016 at 11:06 am

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team will face Teesside University 2nds this afternoon after their match was cancelled last week. The Sunderland women will go into the re-scheduled tie with optimism following their first success of 2016 with a 56-20 home win against the side the previous week. Rachael […]

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

    Netball 2nds ready for re-scheduled match

    March 1, 2016 at 9:48 am

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nd team were left frustrated after their match against the Teesside University 2nds last Wednesday was cancelled at the last minute. The Wearsiders were in high spirits following their impressive 56-20 home win against the same side the previous week in the BUCS Northern 8B […]