Roses 2017

White rose defeats resurgent Lancaster to claim Varsity victory

This years Roses was one of the closest in recent memory. York finished the weekend with 206.5 points, while Lancaster…

Badminton victory secures Roses for York

York took three out of four badminton ties on Sunday to secure ten of the available 12 points, including the…

York get final win over worthy rugby tourists

The firsts delivered a much needed win for UYRUFC following two close losses earlier in the weekend. In the last…

Lancastrians upset with scoring at dance events

Clean sweeps at the cheerleading and dance for the host University have been met with accusations of judging bias

Roses is our Olympics so where is the athletics?

York has the athletes and the facilities, so why do we not have a dedicated athletics event at Europe’s biggest varsity?

Sportonomics

So York has won yet another home Roses. The final scoreboard may have read 206.5-159.5, but a little digging around…

Lancaster claim last minute win after red card

The Battle of the Roses was fought on the immaculate athletics track pitch for the football on Saturday. While York women…

Mixed bag for netball teams

Netball was a force to be reckoned with. The college sides were up first on the Saturday. York won both the…

Volleyball hits out

York Men’s 1s volleyball team fell agonisingly short of Roses victory in front of a packed house in the York Sports…

Basketball thriller opens tournament

York’s new sports centre became the arena for Roses’ most anticipated event, and it certainly did not disappoint as York’s…

Disappointing results for UYSWC

  The Swimming and Water Polo Club came into Roses with high hopes of securing points after an excellent season…