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  • Sunderland Shafts Chilver looks forward to the future

    Sunderland Shafts Chilver looks forward to the future

    May 7, 2014 at 1:30 pm

    Sunderland Shafts member Chris Chilver says he is looking forward to the future after an unsuccessful season for the Wearside team. Sunderland finished bottom of the Northern University Darts League table with no wins after a narrow 6-5 defeat to Durham last week. And Chilver, who lost the deciding leg, […]

     
  • Sunderland CC continue unbeaten start with Durham draw

    Sunderland CC continue unbeaten start with Durham draw

    May 6, 2014 at 10:26 am

    Sunderland Cricket Club played out a stalemate against Durham Cricket Academy in the North East Premier League at the weekend but remain unbeaten this season. A partnership of 118 meant the Academy could declare on 268/5 before Greg Applegarth and new signing Chris Peareth helped to steer Sunderland to a […]

     
  • Richie worrall riding for diamonds last season. Picture credit: Steve Brock

    Big weekend ahead for Newcastle Diamonds

    May 2, 2014 at 2:16 pm

    The Newcastle Sapphire Engineering Diamonds have two important League fixtures in as many days over the bank holiday weekend. Newcastle host title favourites Workington Comets on Sunday evening and the Tyneside outfit are desperate to pick up their first League win of the season. The Diamonds then head to Suffolk […]

     
  • Shafts final game goes down to wire

    Shafts final game goes down to wire

    May 1, 2014 at 2:45 pm

    The Sunderland Shafts were left devastated as they were defeated in the last leg of the game against Durham at Sloanes Sports Bar. The last leg consisted of Shafts’ Chris Chilver going agonisingly close against Durham’s Matt Coward, with Coward hitting double 20 to win his game 2-1 and gave […]

     
  • Sunderland and Teesside compete in Dance Off

    Sunderland and Teesside compete in Dance Off

    April 30, 2014 at 9:16 pm

    The Teesside and Sunderland ‘Step Up’ dance off was an intense competition, holding the audience’s attention throughout. Teesside danced to a medley of popular songs from artists such as Will.I.Am and Justin Bieber, Neon Jungle and Beyonce in their first performance, opening the dance off in style. Sunderland fought back […]

     
  • Spartans in action last season

    Sunderland edge Varsity American Football

    April 30, 2014 at 7:57 pm

    After a rocky start to the game, the University of Sunderland’s American Football team recorded a 26-21 Varsity win against Teesside University. Though the final result ended in a 26-21 score line tilted in Sunderland’s favor, the first half was an entirely different tale. With five turnovers committed by Sunderland, […]

     
  • Sunderland bounce their way to Varsity victory

    Sunderland bounce their way to Varsity victory

    April 30, 2014 at 4:37 pm

    Sunderland’s trampoline squad put in a strong and victorious performance this afternoon at the Pennywell Community Center. The home side put out a twelve person strong squad that won by 20 points against a depleted Teesside squad that only contained four members. None the less, the Teeside squad put up […]

     
  • Sunderland archers lose tight Varsity match

    Sunderland archers lose tight Varsity match

    April 30, 2014 at 3:27 pm

    Teesside claimed their first Varsity victory of the day in archery with a narrow win  over their Sunderland counterparts. Sunderland led by 9 points, the equivalent of one arrow, at the mid-point and Sunderland President, Dean Eke, remarked that the game was: “Pant-wettingly close at one point”. Unfortunately, Sunderland  faltered […]

     
  • Cricket Cancelled as Sunderland take early lead

    Cricket Cancelled as Sunderland take early lead

    April 30, 2014 at 9:00 am

    Teesside pulled out of the Cricket as Sunderland took an early advantage into the final day of the TeesWear Varsity 2014. Sunderland now go into day two 4-0 ahead, after Teesside forfeited points early on in Women’s Rugby, Men’s Football 4ths as well as the Cricket, before being beat by […]

     
  • Sunderland win Snowsports to snatch early Varsity point

    Sunderland win Snowsports to snatch early Varsity point

    April 29, 2014 at 9:00 pm

    Sunderland beat Teesside in the first game of TeesWear Varsity 2014 to 1-0 lead into the final day.  Race Captain Alex Bairstow was anticipating victory ahead of the Snowsports, saying “I’m feeling very confident…we’re going to annihilate the other team today”. And whilst it wasn’t quite the annulation Alex spoke of, […]