Claire Thomas

Claire has written 17 articles for Nouse

Brown optimistic about season ahead for York

As her second term in office begins, Cass Brown, York Sport President, talks about the achievements of the last year, and looks forward to the campaign ahead

Men’s lacrosse fall to a much-improved Lancaster

The men’s lacrosse team suffered an agonisingly close defeat in what was certainly one of the most shocking results of the Roses weekend

Leap of Faith

Claire Thomas looks at Greg Rutherford’s excellent comeback after a tough season and questions the knee-jerk mentality within modern sport

What next for Farah?

After Mo Farah fell short of the unrealistic expectations placed upon in him the London Marathon build up, Claire Thomas ponders where should he go with his career now

Lacrosse club rounds off perfect season with BUCS Cup wins

Yesterday’s Conference Cup finals saw both men’s and women’s first lacrosse teams manage the extraordinary feat of ending their seasons undefeated, with each securing promotion, as well as a set of golden BUCS medals

Brilliant Goodricke destroy St Cuthbert’s

Goodricke put in a brilliant shift against St Cuthbert’s, coming away with a well-deserved 7-2 win

Halifax lose deciding match

In a brilliant clash in which both teams exhibited high-quality netball, it was Van Mildert that edged past a fantastic Halifax team in the firsts netball during College Varsity

Men’s firsts knocked out of cup by feisty Leeds

Having come away with a 4-1 win the last time the men’s hockey firsts took on Leeds’ seconds team in a December BUCS League fixture, York crashed out of the cup 8-3 in a fierce game on the JLD

James claim their third college lacrosse title

James emerged victorious for the third time in this history of this tournament, staged for the past four years, following round robin matches and then a tense final against Halifax

Wentworth edge Vanbrugh in qualifier clash

In a match that initially seemed very one-sided, a spirited attempted comeback by Vanbrugh ensured that spectators were kept on the edge of their seats, in this first round of basketball College Varsity qualifiers

Halifax clinch victory in epic final

In what proved an electric fixture that brought proceedings in the Tent this weekend to a thrilling close, Halifax triumphed in a game of astonishing tempo and seemingly impossible comebacks

James cruise safely into qualifer finals

In the opening match of the weekend, James stormed to victory, with fantastic midfield play and consistent shooting ensuring a convincing 57-26 win