University sport

  • Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 38-32 Leeds Women 2nds

    Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 38-32 Leeds Women 2nds

    November 9, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    A last-gasp try by Chichi Ihejieto saw Team Sunderland snatch victory in a thrilling encounter against Leeds 2nds. A topsy-turvy game saw Leeds surge into a 10-0 lead within the first 15 minutes, Sunderland then responded with two of their own – one converted – either side of a further […]

     
  • Sealed with a Kick: Sanderson slots late Penalty as Sunderland beat Lancaster

    Sealed with a Kick: Sanderson slots late Penalty as Sunderland beat Lancaster

    November 8, 2018 at 12:00 pm

    Team Sunderland beat Lancaster University 17-14 in a cup match at Houghton Rugby Club. Sunderland opened the scoring through Hindmarsh 10 minutes in before Lancaster quickly equalised. Both sides traded tries again in the second period before Sanderson slotted a penalty in the final play. Sunderland made several changes to […]

     
  • Sunderland Men’s Basketball 1sts put on dominant display against Manchester Metropolitan 3rds

    Sunderland Men’s Basketball 1sts put on dominant display against Manchester Metropolitan 3rds

    November 8, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland’s 1sts atoned for the 3rd’s humiliating defeat yesterday as they comfortably dispatched of Manchester Met’s 3rd team, 82-44. A Jokic-esque performance from Sunderland’s big man Justas Seseglis saw him pick up a number of assists, many to Lukas Butvilas who scored 22 on the night. The game remained fairly […]

     
  • Sunderland Men’s Basketball 3rds obliterated by Durham 2nds

    Sunderland Men’s Basketball 3rds obliterated by Durham 2nds

    November 8, 2018 at 9:00 am

    It was men against boys in tonight’s BUCS fixture as Durham steamrolled 120-26 in their own house, a staggering 94-point defeat for the Wearsiders. Durham were buoyed by the performance of the number nine, who put up an astounding 34 points and was an absolute terror from the free throw […]

     
  • Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 36-20 Sheffield Women 2nds

    Match Report: Team Sunderland Women 36-20 Sheffield Women 2nds

    November 2, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    An incredible four tries from Chichi Ihejieto were enough for Team Sunderland to overpower Sheffield in a comfortable win at Houghton Rugby Club. Ihejieto grabbed her first two within the first 15 minutes, with Vicky Murphy adding a third just before the break after Sheffield had reduced the deficit. Sheffield […]

     
  • Men’s Volleyball see off Teesside in straight sets

    Men’s Volleyball see off Teesside in straight sets

    November 2, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    Sunderland Men’s Volleyball 1st’s beat Teesside Men’s 1st’s 3-0 in highly contested sets to remain top of the Northern 2B league. Sunderland went into this game joint top of the league but now are three points clear of second after a confident performance against Teesside. The first set saw Sunderland […]

     
  • Signs of promise for Men’s 4ths despite heavy Newcastle defeat

    Signs of promise for Men’s 4ths despite heavy Newcastle defeat

    November 1, 2018 at 2:30 pm

    University of Sunderland Men’s 4ths 0-6 Newcastle University Men’s 3rds Wednesday 31st October 2018, 1pm GMT Silksworth Sports Complex A much-improved display by the home side on Wednesday afternoon may not have been reflected in the scoreline against an impressive Newcastle outfit, with a tough second-half offsetting an excellent first, […]

     
  • Netball 3rd’s comfortably win against Teesside

    Netball 3rd’s comfortably win against Teesside

    November 1, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland University Netball 3rd’s put on a dominant performance to beat Teesside University 3rd’s 25-16 for their first win of the season early Wednesday afternoon. A week after Sunderland’s narrow defeat to the University of Bradford 2nd’s, Sunderland easily defeated Teesside University with the Team’s goal attack Rosie Dawson putting […]

     
  • Team Sunderland 2nds coach Matty Lyons wants more leaders in his team

    Team Sunderland 2nds coach Matty Lyons wants more leaders in his team

    October 25, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    University of Sunderland second team grabbed their first win of the season with a comeback over University of Hull team. It was a windy day and a fine afternoon in Silksworth Sports Complex when University of Sunderland second team hosted University of Hull team. Playing a 4-5-1 formation, Sunderland were […]

     
  • Match Report: Team Sunderland 2nds 2-1 Team Hull 2nds

    Match Report: Team Sunderland 2nds 2-1 Team Hull 2nds

    October 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    Goals apiece from Matthew and Bradley Foster in either halves helped Team Sunderland to come from behind to beat Hull at the Silksworth Sports Complex In a game marred by missed chances and a lack of cutting edge in the final third, Team Sunderland 2nds came up trumps over Team […]