There was much to be proud about as Edge Hill University students and coaches celebrated their achievements during the 2018/19 campaign at the annual Sports Awards evening in Southport.
Edge Hill University and the University of Central Lancashire could not be separated in the seventh edition of Varsity, which took place in Preston.
Silverware remains in sight for some of Edge Hill University’s sports teams as the BUCS season speeds towards its conclusion.
Seven days after the women’s firsts’ hockey side secured the Northern 3A title, Edge Hill University’s males repeated the feat. Man of the Match Ross Gordon, Jac Horwood and Nick Fletcher were the goalscorers as a 3-0 victory at Lancaster seconds clinched a first promotion since 2011, an achievement made all the more impressive […]
Edge Hill’s men’s hockey team strengthened their silverware aspirations on a day of contrasting fortunes in BUCS league and cup action.
Heavy snow didn’t just affect commuters in and around Ormskirk on one of the coldest days of the year so far on the last Wednesday of January – it also played havoc with Edge Hill University’s BUCS fixture schedule.
Freezing conditions meant that the first BUCS rugby union and hockey fixtures of 2019 were called off. However, this meant badminton took centre stage at Edge Hill University’s sports complex.
With the festive break approaching there were only two official BUCS fixtures for Edge Hill University sides – and there were positive results for both teams in competitive action.
It was a busy week of BUCS league action, with many Edge Hill sides looking to round off 2018 on a high note – and it was the men’s football teams who duly delivered on that score in the pouring rain in Ormskirk.
BUCS league action was back on the agenda for Edge Hill with fixtures producing two eye-catching home successes.