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Sport 22Jan 2015

Student Sports round-up for 21/01/2015

Student Sports round-up for 21/01/2015

In the rugby, the BUCS second team kept the heat on the Premier South B Leaders with a 17-8 win over Exeter University’s seconds (read the full report here), the U18 third XV clinched a narrow 17-15 win over Filton’s thirds away from home, while on the recreational front, the Acorns secured an impressive 34-10 victory over Bridgwater’s first XV.

In the football, the university first team won 3-0 in a friendly at the RAF while the elite Under-19s first team won 1-0 at South Gloucestershire and Stroud College in the ECFA Premier League.

There was local pride at stake in BUCS Western 1A and the seconds drew 1-1 at home to University of Gloucestershire’s first team.

The Under-19s thirds won 1-0 at Warwickshire Henley in ECFA West Midlands 2C while the Under-19s fourths lost 2-1 at home to Birmingham Met Stourbridge seconds in the same league.

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!