University netball

  • Uvivesrity of Sunderland Netball 2nds suffered a last-gasp defeat to York St John 4ths

    Netball 2nd’s suffer heartbreaking last second defeat

    November 30, 2017 at 9:55 am

    Sunderland University Netball 2nd’s crashed to a devastating last second 39-38 defeat to York St John 4th’s on Wednesday afternoon. After being beaten comfortably by York St John 3rd’s a week ago, the home team went into the game with the aim of building on what they’ve learnt so far this […]

  • UOS Netball 2nd's against York St John 3rds.

    Netball 2nds beaten by rivals York St John

    November 23, 2017 at 6:17 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 2nds were again beaten on Wednesday afternoon, but did show promise against York St John 3rds on home soil. As the match got underway, Sunderland were more than holding their own in the first quarter and on another day could have quite easily been in […]

  • In Pictures: Netball 1sts overpowered by Leeds

    In Pictures: Netball 1sts overpowered by Leeds

    November 1, 2017 at 9:45 pm

    The University of Sunderland Netball 1sts lost 78-19 to Leeds Beckett at CitySpace this afternoon. Despite a bright start from the Wearsiders they were eventually overpowered by Leeds who ran out comfortable winners in the end. Here’s the best of the action in pictures, courtesy of Iam Burn.

  • Mildred Christianne claims she would “love to captain” netball 2nds again

    Mildred Christianne claims she would “love to captain” netball 2nds again

    May 17, 2017 at 10:10 am

    University of Sunderland netball 2nds captain, Mildred Christianne, wants to lead her side again next campaign, after they finished the season six points ahead of the relegation zone. Despite a disappointing end to their season following four consecutive defeats, Christianne wants to retain her armband. She said: “Next year, with more commitment […]

  • Netball 2nds team, captain Mildred Lee (third from left)

    Netball 2nds suffer unfortunate defeat against Varsity rivals Teesside

    March 25, 2017 at 9:14 am

    University of Sunderland netball 2nds missed the chance to make it three victories against local rivals Teesside this season, losing 39-31 at Varsity. Sunderland narrowly trailed by one point at the end of the first quarter, with the score at 7-6 to the home side. But Teesside capitalised their lead making the […]

  • Sunderland struggle against strong Teesside team

    Netball 3rds record a disappointing defeat at Varsity

    March 24, 2017 at 7:53 pm

    University of Sunderland’s netball 3rds suffered a heavy defeat against varsity rivals Teesside, after being beaten 34-12. The home side dominated the first quarter and scored 11 goals in response to Sunderland’s two points on the scoreboard. Sunderland managed to score seven goals in the second quarter and narrowed the […]

  • Netball's point had levelled the scores at 2-2 overall.

    Teesside regain Varsity title with big win over Sunderland

    March 23, 2017 at 11:18 am

    University of Sunderland were unable to retain their Tees Wear Varsity crown as they fell to a heavy defeat to Teesside University on Wednesday. The Wearsiders claimed wins in American football, cricket, netball and basketball. Rowing shared a point in contentious circumstances, adding to Sunderland’s equestrian victory from earlier in the […]

  • Netball's point had levelled the scores at 2-2 overall.

    Netball firsts pull off stunning Varsity victory with last-gasp winner

    March 23, 2017 at 9:10 am

    University of Sunderland’s netball 1sts took arguably the most dramatic point of Varsity after a winner at the death gave them a 44-43 win over Teesside. A fantastic start to the match saw Sunderland ahead at the end of the first quarter, putting away nine scores to Teesside’s eight. And it was starting to […]

  • The University's netball (green) and mixed hockey teams raised money for Sunderland Mind.

    Sunderland hockey players take to netball to raise money for charity

    February 1, 2017 at 10:03 am

    Two Sunderland sports teams clashed in a charity netball match last week as the University side beat their hockey counterparts 30-10. In an event that was quickly planned and played the two societies, friends off the court became rivals all in the name is charity. The organisation both teams chose to raise money […]

  • Sunderland 2nd are the only netball side to record a league win this season.

    Mildred Christianne delighted at being named netball 2nds captain

    December 14, 2016 at 9:09 am

    Mildred Christianne has expressed her excitement at being named the new captain of the University of Sunderland 2nds netball team. The 20-year-old was among a list of people for a re-vote to take over the captaincy from Rosie Bradley ahead of 2017. “It was really unexpected as I didn’t see […]