Rugby

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

Rugby firsts star in stadium rout

UYRUFC put in a sensational display of attacking rugby to slaughter a lamentable Lancaster side 57-14 in front of a packed audience at Huntington Stadium on Friday night

Lancaster dominate women’s rugby sevens firsts to take Roses points

The women’s firsts suffered a comprehensive 35-5 defeat at the hands of a brutal Lancaster side on Friday in the final rugby sevens match of the tournament

Brave women’s seconds fall to Lancaster in rugby sevens

The women’s second team put in a performance full of spirit and passion as they fell 19-5 to a strong Lancaster side in the opening rugby fixture of Roses 2013

Rugby thirds thrash Lancaster

UYRUFC’s 3rd XV put their opposition to the sword in the first of Saturday’s two men’s rugby fixtures

Second XV seal rugby whitewash

UYRUFC’s second XV completed the men’s rugby whitewash in a brutal contest on Saturday afternoon. York showed a great deal of composure and maturity to claim a 15-12 victory that was never assured until the final whistle