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Sport 24Apr 2015

Student Sport round-up from 22.04.15

Student Sport round-up from 22.04.15

Hartpury’s sports teams were back in action for the first time since the Easter holidays, with the netballers making it through to yet another national semi-final after the junior firsts came out with a convincing 63-29 win against Exeter firsts in the AoC National League play-off quarter-final stage.

The junior seconds were also successful in their AoC West Midlands League Cat 3B encounter against Coleg Gwent Crosskeys firsts, coming away with a 44-36 win.

The football Under-19s first team advanced to the semi-final stage of the ECFA Premier League play-offs with a 2-1 victory over Milton Keynes College.

Goals from Nathan Summers and Mustapha Bundu ensured Hartpury took the spoils in their quarter-final tie and you can read a full match report here.

Elsewhere in the football, the Under-19s seconds were 6-0 winners in their ECFA Premier League Cat 2 fixture against Walford and North Shropshire firsts while the Under-19s third XI edged their game against Codshall High School seconds by a solitary goal in ECFA West Midlands League Cat 2C. The Under-19s fourths were in action in the same division and they drew 3-3 with South Staffordshire firsts.

In the rugby, the Under-18s second XV fell to Myerscough firsts in the AoC quarter-finals 30-16 while the college thirds were desperately unlucky to fall in their last eight home tie after a 26-26 draw with South Gloucestershire and Stroud firsts saw their opponents progress via the away rule. 

02 Dec 2016 Sport

Sports Round-up 02.12.16

There were some mixed fortunes this week, with a shock result for Hartpury’s top rugby players, as well as some commendable performances including a massive victory for the women’s rugby stars and good efforts from two non-academy sporting teams on their first major outing of the season.

25 Nov 2016 Sport

Team player Tass is in eleven heaven as Hartpury coach is named Sports Champion

Hartpury’s junior football manager Paul Tassell was named 2016’s Sports Champion at the Believe in Gloucester Awards last night after more than a decade of continued success at the college.

24 Nov 2016 Sport

Student Sports Round-up 24.11.16

This week our golfers took part in a nail-biting playoff, the home crowd were treated to an all-Hartpury rugby match and our junior footballers posted some impressive scores.

18 Nov 2016 Sport

Hartpury’s kayak king Sandy ready to make hay on the wild water after dad’s unusual tribute!

Hartpury student Sandy Fotheringham will be hoping to put in a statuesque performance for his dad at next year’s Wild Water Canoe World Championships after the proud father built a 15-foot hay bale replica of him so he can continue making waves in his sport!