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Sport 07Jan 2016

Student sport round up 06.01.16

Student sport round up 06.01.16

Three Hartpury teams kicked off their new year’s sports fixtures this week with the college rugby and football sides both in action.

The Under-18 2nd XV recorded a 62-7 home win over visitors Weston College as they extended their winning run to seven games, closing the gap on leaders Coleg y Cymoedd to just three points. 

Hartpury’s Under-18 3rd XV, meanwhile, missed a great chance to move to the top of their league as they lost out 18-8 away to bottom side Oaklands College. Hartpury currently sit three points behind leaders Henley College in third with a game in hand on both the top two.

Rounding off a quiet week of fixtures, Hartpury’s Under-19 4th team shared four goals as they drew at home to Warwickshire 2nd team in the AoC WM Cat 3B League. The team slip to second after Birmingham Met’s victory over Halesowen College, but Hartpury have two games in hand over their league rivals. 

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!