Jake Farrell Jake Farrell

Sports Editor (2010/11)

Jake has written 103 articles for Nouse

Andy Zaltzman: The Armchair Revolutionary

From hosting The Bugle podcast, to being sacked from News International, Jake Farrell finds why Andy Zaltzman is very much the political comedian

A tribute to Gary Speed

Jake Farrell pays tribute to Gary Speed

Captains fantastic: four York skippers talk ambition

Being a captain of any team can lead to challenges but not everyone has to contend with an academic degree along with the weekend’s team selection. Being democratically elected also has its pressures but every year the University’s finest sportsmen and women put themselves forward to lead teams, organise training sessions and talk to the media

College captains ready for kick off

College sport is strong at York but football is perhaps the most hotly contested. After an enthralling College Cup, Nouse Sport spoke to the college captains and asked them about the coming season

College Sport at York

Whilst York may not be a national leader in sport at university level, one thing it does have in its favour is the College Sport system. This gives all students ample opportunity to play meaningful, competitive sport at a level which suits them

The Premier League 2011 – Predictions

Predictions are notoriously hard. It’s very rare that you end up looking anything else than stupid. Last season the Nouse Sport team had a go at predicting the outcome of the 2010-2011 season and it went fairly well, so we thought we’d give it another go

The Essentials: Breaking Bad

A summary of Breaking Bad sounds like a high concept show gone awry, but the show has consistently produced some of the most moving television around

The Nouse Sports Awards 2011

As this year comes to an end we recognise those who have shone in the black and gold; everyone has impressed but some deserve a special mention

Halifax one game away from glory after semi-final success

Halifax firsts have had a torturous year of waiting for another crack at the Cup that so many observers thought would already be in their possession come 2011

College Cup team of the tournament

The Nouse XI who made the difference for their college, and for your fantasy team

Halifax book their place in the final after victory over Vanbrugh

Halifax Firsts have booked their place in the College Cup final after beating their Vanbrugh counter parts 2-1, thanks to a stunning goal from striker Conor Brennan and a header from Captain Tom Ragan

The Essentials: The Sopranos

With little adherence to the rules of network television, The Sopranos is a true American epic about family, race, relationships, capitalism…and gangsters