Ben Legge’s four-try haul for the rugby league first team was the pick of the individual performances for Edge Hill University sports teams as the BUCS season closes in on the Christmas break.
It was a positive week for the majority of Edge Hill University’s sports teams in a busy day of BUCS action.
Big wins were enjoyed for Edge Hill University in football, hockey, badminton, tennis and volleyball as Northern Conference Cup fixtures again took centre stage.
It was a tough week for many Edge Hill University teams, but one which did shine was the men’s basketball side, who overcame the loss of key men to defeat Keele firsts 60-59 in a dramatic Ormskirk finale.
A first victory of the season for Edge Hill University’s rugby league side was one of the highlights of the latest round of BUCS league fixtures.
Cup action for many of Edge Hill University’s sports teams meant a reduced BUCS fixture programme – but many of those sides who did participate enjoyed safe passage in pursuit of silverware in 2019/20.
Week two of the 2019/20 BUCS campaign produced some stand-out performances from Edge Hill University sides.
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.