Despite a reduced fixture schedule, the final week of BUCS action in 2019 provided some headline performances, and reason to suggest silverware will be winging its way to Ormskirk in the new decade.
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 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.
Northern Conference Cup action dominated the fixture list for Edge Hill University teams – and there were a plethora of goals to enjoy for many of the winning sides.
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.
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.
It was a winning Wednesday for many of Edge Hill’s teams – although the wait must go on for the women’s footballers, who were hoping to wrap up the Northern 3A title.
The wet weather failed to dampen the prospects of some of Edge Hill University’s sports teams as the business end of the BUCS campaign draws ever closer – with women’s hockey and basketball teams able to celebrate league titles