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Sport 27Mar 2015

Student Sport round-up from 25.03.15

Student Sport round-up from 25.03.15

This week’s sporting action was a successful one for the footballers, with two teams securing national titles on Wednesday.

The Under-18s first team secured the English Schools’ Football Association (ESFA) Boys Colleges Trophy with a 4-3 win over Myerscough College and you can read the full match report here.

The university firsts then capped off a great day for Hartpury’s footballers by seeing off Stirling 1-0 in the BUCS National Championship final. Read the full match report here.

Hartpury’s golfers were also successful, as they produced a first place finish in both the gross and nett division of the Intercollegiate Tour to qualify for the national finals.

Hartpury student Alex Chalk won the individual Order of Merit while Tara Rodenhurst and Courtney Boyes also clinched their places at the national finals after scoring excellent rounds of 73 in the final qualifying round at Wishaw Golf Club.

In the rugby, the university second XV fell 40-37 to Exeter thirds in the BUCS Trophy final after extra-time. You can read a full match report here.

The Under-18s seconds were in action at home to Exeter College firsts in the AoC League and they succumbed to a 29-19 loss, while the Under-18s thirds were edged out by three points in a 20-17 affair away at Hereford Sixth Form first XV. The Under-18s Acorns also came away empty-handed in the AoC League after falling to Birmingham Met firsts 25-17.

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!