Simon Bromley

Simon has written 29 articles for Nouse

Alcuin and Derwent find top gear to run in the tries during high-scoring day of rugby

Alcuin romped to a 41-0 win against an injury plagued Vanbrugh side as the College Rugby season got underway on Sunday. After a tight opening, Alcuin imposed themselves, a flurry of second half tries giving them a well earned bonus point

Late Clarke winner sends James through in the plate

James Firsts progressed to the Plate semi-finals after edging a closely fought game with Langwith Firsts 1-0

Vanbrugh secure heavy victory to top Group 1

Vanbrugh firsts responded well to going a goal down early on against Goodricke thirds, eventually running out 7-1 winners to finish top of Group 1

Charles de Ladoucette remembered as James overcome College Barbarians

College Rugby united today to pay tribute to Charles de Ladoucette, the James player who passed away two years ago. Fittingly, de Ladoucette’s college overcame a College Barbarians XV 27-12 in an entertaining game

High flying Halifax seconds hammer Vanbrugh fourths

Halifax 2nds continued their good College Cup form with a 7-0 win over Vanbrugh 4ths. The ‘Fax had dominated throughout but held just a 2-0 lead at half time, a second half goal rush making the score line more representative of their superiority

Sevens success seals UYRUFC whitewash

The men’s rugby team wrapped up a successful Roses with a clean sweep of the rugby sevens matches

Women’s hockey firsts secure four points on the JLD

The women’s firsts hockey romped to a 3-1 win and earned four points for the White Rose

Men’s and women’s firsts earn points in indoor football

The men’s indoor football firsts – a hastily assembled team following some miscommunication – and the women’s indoor football firsts both won on a busy Saturday of Roses

Lancaster batter the York Ultimate Frisbee team indoors and on the 22 Acres

The Ultimate Frisbee opened badly for York, as they threw to the waiting Lancastrian side to start the game, but things quickly worsened. A younger, more inexperienced York side looked outclassed as the Lancastrians stormed to a 15-0 win earlier today on the 22 acres

Thrills and spills in the indoor hockey as York go unbeaten

York’s Men’s 1sts drew 5-5 with Lancaster in an exciting Roses game. Despite claiming a respectable draw, York have reason to be disappointed after initially leading the game 4-0

Five star Halifax show their class in victory over Derwent thirds

Halifax continued their strong start to the college cup with another win as they scored five without reply against Derwent’s thirds

Late minute Milner goal gives women’s football the points

York’s women’s footballers secured another win, this time overcoming Northumbria University by two goals to one