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Late heartbreak for NUMHC
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Late heartbreak for NUMHC

October 24th, 2016 | by Rose McLean
Wednesday evening saw Newcastle play their second game of the season, hoping to improve on last week’s disheartening 5-1 defeat against Leeds Beckett. But, this was sure to be a tough task as they faced an Edinburgh side...
MMU no match for clinical Owls
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MMU no match for clinical Owls

October 23rd, 2016 | by Bradley Cunningham
After a disappointing game down at Leeds Beckett the week before, Newcastle had to put in a strong performance in what could be seen as a must-win game. The game against Manchester Met gave NURL the opportunity to take their...
Dominant footballers settle for Durham draw
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Dominant footballers settle for Durham draw

October 22nd, 2016 | by Oliver Ross Assogna
Although the result doesn’t make this one out to be a thriller, Newcastle and Durham competed in what was a very lively match that kept both sets of supporters entertained. It was a chilly afternoon at an autumnal and...
Surfers enjoy the warm waters of Newquay
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Surfers enjoy the warm waters of Newquay

October 21st, 2016 | by Lucy Brogden
Sports editor, Lucy Brogden, spoke to the surf club’s Vice President, Hannah Simms, and competitor, Xander Morrison, to find out about their BUCS competition in Newquay last weekend. Here’s what they had to say: Last weekend,...
A long summer of success for the Boat Club
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A long summer of success for the Boat Club

October 19th, 2016 | by NUSU
From Oxford to Croatia to Rotterdam to Poland, Newcastle’s Boat Club has certainly had a very busy (and highly successful) summer. Lucy Brogden spoke to publicity officer, Kelsey Stoddart, to get the lowdown on what they got...
NUAFC edge stubborn Mancunians
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NUAFC edge stubborn Mancunians

October 18th, 2016 | by NUSU
Newcastle University men’s first team edged out their University of Manchester counterparts 1-0 on Wednesday afternoon at Cochrane Park. Newcastle dominated early on and looked threatening from set plays, with frontman Olly...
Knights ease past scrappy St Andrews
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Knights ease past scrappy St Andrews

October 16th, 2016 | by NUSU
The Newcastle women’s basketball first team debuted its 2016 BUCS regular season with a 30-point victory. Despite the Knights playing without one of their top returners, injured Noelia Quintas, Newcastle defeated a scrappy St....
Nervous netballers overcome Northumbria
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Nervous netballers overcome Northumbria

October 15th, 2016 | by NUSU
Newcastle’s first team took on Northumbria’s seconds in the sports hall on Wednesday in what was a tough, and physically demanding match. Both sides were out to prove themselves, with Newcastle vying for promotion following...
Owls fall short in season opener
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Owls fall short in season opener

October 10th, 2016 | by NUSU
Newcastle’s 1st XIII played host to Hull University in the season’s opener at Heaton Sports Ground. In previous years, Newcastle had come unstuck against the strong Hull side, but the kicking game of Billy Sturdy helped...
Newcastle retain Clash crown after sensational finale
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Newcastle retain Clash crown after sensational finale

October 7th, 2016 | by James Sproston
Newcastle clinched the Clash of the Titans crown in dramatic fashion for the second year running, after a last minute try snatched the title away from Northumbria. The win also counts towards Newcastle’s Stan Calvert total this...