Clash of the Minsters

  • COTM: York Netball 2nds edge close encounter

    COTM: York Netball 2nds edge close encounter

    October 7, 2015 at 6:00 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nds suffered a narrow defeat to York St John’s in the Clash Of Minster’s match losing 29-25 at City Space. The hosts threatened to stage a late comeback after trailing for most of the game and were 7 points behind going into the final quarter. […]

     
  • COTM: Sunderland men’s Football 2nds lose out

    COTM: Sunderland men’s Football 2nds lose out

    October 7, 2015 at 5:57 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Football 2nds lost 4-1 to York St. John 2nds on a very soggy afternoon at Southern Area playing fields in Washington. The visitors started off the better side, nearly opening the scoring in the first minute, but a sharp cross couldn’t be converted by the […]

     
  • COTM: Women’s Badminton team salvage draw

    COTM: Women’s Badminton team salvage draw

    October 7, 2015 at 5:51 pm

    The University of Sunderland Women’s Badminton team produced a battling performance to come away with a 4-4 draw against York St John in their Clash of the Minsters tie. York St John dominated the early games and this showed when they took a 3-1 lead into the halfway stage of […]

     
  • COTM: York beat Sunderland in Snowsports

    COTM: York beat Sunderland in Snowsports

    October 7, 2015 at 5:45 pm

    York St John University beat the University of Sunderland in a close contest at a very wet Silksworth ski slope. Talking to team before the race, there was an optimistic feeling amongst them, everybody knowing that it a potential mistake could be the deciding factor. As Sunderland watched York St. […]

     
  • Sunderland 4ths in action against York St John at Clash of the Minsters

    COTM: Sunderland 4th’s suffer defeat in Clash of the Minsters

    October 7, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    The University of Sunderland Men’s Football 4th team were beaten 4-1 after a superb comeback from York St John’s 4ths in the Clash of the Minsters. A goal from Alex Morris early in the first half was cancelled out by the visitors from the penalty spot just before the break […]

     
  • GB Badminton have had funds cut ahead of the 2020 olympic games in Tokyo.

    COTM: Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts complete whitewash

    October 7, 2015 at 4:00 pm

    University of Sunderland men’s Badminton 1sts got their season off to a flying start with an 8-0 demolition of York St John’s in the Clash of the Minsters. Badminton president and men’s 1sts captain, Vincent Lam was particularly ecstatic with the victory for “both men’s sides” and that the victory […]

     
  • COTM: Lyons Finds Defeat “Hard to Swallow”

    COTM: Lyons Finds Defeat “Hard to Swallow”

    October 7, 2015 at 3:21 pm

    Sunderland University Football manager Matty Lyons said he found his side’s 2-1 defeat to York St. John “hard to swallow.” Sunderland took the lead just before half-time when Barry Milligan tapped in from inside the area. But after spurning chances to extend their lead, the hosts were pegged back when […]

     
  • COTM: Sunderland Women’s Volleyball triumph over York

    COTM: Sunderland Women’s Volleyball triumph over York

    October 7, 2015 at 2:58 pm

    The University of Sunderland Women’s Volleyball team battled hard to overcome York St. John, winning by three sets to one at CitySpace. The first set went right to the wire, with Sunderland edging it 25-24 to take a 1-0 lead. And the hosts took control of the second set early on […]

     
  • COTM: Men’s Futsal 1sts suffer humbling varsity defeat

    COTM: Men’s Futsal 1sts suffer humbling varsity defeat

    October 7, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s Futsal 1sts suffered a spectacular collapse as they lost a two goal lead in the Clash of the Ministers tie to lose 11-2 against York St.John. York started the game the brighter, and would have gone ahead had Sunderland goalkeeper Bradley Edwards not made two great […]

     
  • Sunderland Futsal 2nds, in dark blue, against York St John earlier this season

    Futsal 2nds suffer varsity defeat to York

    October 7, 2015 at 2:30 pm

    The University of Sunderland men’s Futsal 2nd team slumped to a 5-12 defeat to hand York St John early bragging rights in the Clash of the Minsters varsity. During a disjointed first half performance, the Wearsider’s only managed to score a single goal while shipping in five, two of which […]