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PlayerLayer Team of the Week - 25th February

The week of 25th of February highlighted exhilarating matches at the Championship, Trophy, and Conference cup level. Three teams this week outperformed the rest to earn the honour of PlayerLayer “Team of the Week”.

(2 Mar 2015) » More about PlayerLayer Team of the Week

LIVE BLOG: College Varsity 2015


Durham secured a comfortable 60-36 win in this year's varsity competition against York; despite the flattering score line, it was a thoroughly competitive day with both sides demonstrating the depth of talent present in college sport. The win ensures Durham retain the title which will now move to York for the third year of the competition in 2016. 

To see how the day evolved, check out the blog below along with a full list of results.

(28 Feb 2015) » More about the latest from College Varsity 2015 v York

Men’s hockey 1sts cruise through to Championship semi-finals

The men’s hockey 1st team cruised through to the semi-finals of the BUCS Championship, beating Oxford 4-1 this Wednesday. The Palatinates flew out of the traps; a good interception by Charlie Stubbings led to the first short corner of the game, from which Durham moved the ball to Matt Murphy, whose shot was too hot to handle, going into the bottom corner of the net despite the efforts of the Oxford defender on the line. 

(26 Feb 2015) » More about the men's hockey 1st XI v Nottingham

BUCS Results- 25th February

Yesterday’s results saw nine Durham teams (men’s fencing, women’s football, men’s and women’s hockey, men’s and women’s lacrosse, women’s table tennis, men’s and women’s tennis) progress to the semi-finals of BUCS Championship competition, while five teams (men’s badminton, women’s lacrosse, women’s squash, women’s tennis) progressed to the semi-finals of BUCS Trophy competition. There was also a Premier North title claimed by the women’s basketball 1st team after a comfortable win over Edinburgh. 

(25 Feb 2015) » More about yesterday's BUCS results

Kerr selected for 6 nations clash

It was announced today that DUWRFC 1st XV captain, Heather Kerr, has been selected in the match day squad for England's 6 Nations match this weekend away to Ireland. Kerr, who plays in the front row, will be lining up with many of the squad who were victorious in the World Cup last year in France including captain and Darlington team mate Katy McLean.

(25 Feb 2015) » More about Heather Kerr's selection for England v Ireland

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