Our panel of judges spent time considering our shortlist of Newcastle’s finest sporting heroes. After heated discussions and extensive deliberation, it’s time to announce the winner of this most prestigious of awards
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Injuries and illness are an unfortunate, yet unavoidable part of sport and life in general. Today we write about athletes here in Newcastle and around the world, who know what it takes to turn a terrible setback into a magnificent comeback
The men’s basketball team posted two strong performances in the NBL over the weekend.
Sports Editor Courtney Strait writes about Newcastle’s Womens Volleyball efforts against Northumbria and Edinburgh
Sports Editor Courtney Strait writes about the Basketball womens seconds’ attacking masterclass against Huddersfield firsts
Nathan Fullerton, spoke to Sports Editor Courtney Strait about his time playing Volleyball and receiving a scholarship for his successes.
The Knights have struggled thus far in the NBL, but found a bright spot last week with a BUCS victory.
Newcastle owned the first half but was overcome by a physical and energetic Edinburgh squad last Wednesday.
In a busy weekend of basketball, Newcastle battled away against Loughborough and Hertfordshire in the Final 8s. Courtney Strait reports:
Courtney Strait reports on the opening Stan Calvert Launch fixture, as Newcastle were overcome by a well-drilled Northumbria side