Rugby

White Rose rugby firsts scrape victory

On a tough day for UYRUFC, the men’s firsts XV battled their way to a crucial victory on Saturday afternoon

Roses 2014 Preview: Men’s Rugby

York favorites UYRUFC are aiming for another sensational Roses

Roses 2014 Preview: Women’s Rugby

With an unbeaten BUCs season already in the bag, the Black and Gold will be looking for a tricky away win in the Women’s Rugby

Derwent fall to agonising defeat in College Varsity

George Barrett reports on the Varsity men’s rugby firsts which saw Derwent College take on Durham rivals St Hild and St Bede

UYRUFC brush Hallam aside

The men’s rugby firsts secured an important bonus point win over Sheffield Hallam on 22 Acres this afternoon in their bid to retain Premier League status

UYWRUFC storm into the next round of the cup

York’s women’s rugby side fought hard to secure a well-earned 44-5 victory in the Northern Conference Cup match on 22 Acres this afternoon in front of a vocal crowd against Leeds Trinity

Lethargic UYRUFC outmuscled by physical Nottingham Trent

Nottingham Trent ran out comprehensive winners this afternoon after a below-par performance from the men’s rugby firsts saw them succumb to a 40-24 loss on 22 Acres

Gallant women’s rugby side thrash depleted Newcastle

York quickly adapted to a reduced team size and uncontested scrum rules to dominate play against an eleven-player and inexperienced Newcastle seconds side in the women’s rugby on 22 acres this afternoon, winning 78-0

Sublime firsts topple rugby giants Loughborough

UYRUFC recorded their first win in the BUCS Premier League today with an incredible 33-15 victory over Loughborough in an historic afternoon for the club

Rugby firsts fall to agonising Manchester defeat

For the second successive week, UYRUFC’s first XV were narrowly beaten as they adjust to life in the BUCS Premier Division B

Rugby firsts prepared for Premier League challenge

Dan Holland assesses UYRUFC’s prospects for the coming season after a promising friendly display against Loughborough last week

Gritty women’s rugby beat Lancaster in injury-stricken contest

The women’s rugby team avenged the defeats over the past two years to Lancaster to pull off a spirited 15-5 win despite the disruption of multiple injuries to both sides