Tom Shipman

Tom has written 20 articles for Nouse

Tale of two halves for York’s netball firsts

A poor first half performance by York’s netballers saw them well beaten by a strong Teesside team, the game finishing 47-37 to the visitors

Men’s fencers foiled in the foil as Keele steal a win

York held their own in their first match of the season against Keele, until the final event of the foil where they were outclassed by a strong visitors’ side. A good spirited match ended with a 135-98 loss for York

Halifax thirds get past Derwent to seal semi-final berth

Halifax thirds knocked out Derwent thirds in today’s Plate quarter-final, holding off late Derwent pressure to secure a 2-1 victory

Four for Garness as Derwent thirds stick five past Wentworth

On a hot Friday afternoon on the JLD, Derwent thirds saw themselves through to the Plate with a 5-1 hammering over Wentworth thirds

Goodricke firsts take their chances against Vanbrugh thirds

The poor conditions on the JLD didn’t stop Goodricke firsts from putting four past Vanbrugh’s third side allowing them to take the points and go top of their group

York take Lancaster to the wire in men’s basketball

A tight match saw York push Lancaster all the way in this Roses tie. Despite spending the match trailing they were never out of sight and could have nicked it at the end but unfortunately on this occasion they ran out 64-55 losers

Wins for all three of York’s squash teams

The men’s squash firsts, the men’s squash seconds and the women’s squash firsts all enjoyed wins on the Saturday of Roses

Squash win over fellow strugglers eases relegation fears

A win over fellow strugglers Sheffield Hallam helped to allay the relegation fears of the men’s squash team

Superb women’s basketballers edged out in semi-final clash

Last Wednesday York women’s basketballers went up against the University of Hull in the BUCS semi-final but couldn’t cap a superb season, losing 51-44

Promotion prospects left in tatters for men’s hockey seconds

York’s poor run of form running into the end of the season continued as they lost their home fixture to third place Teesside to end any promotion aspirations

Medics share the spoils in two feisty encounters

The Hull Medics enjoyed the better of the Medics football, taking two points to York’s one

Seven points as York lacrosse win both games

Both Lacrosse sides tasted victory over Hull in the opening day of Varsity