Sharks In the Pool… Men’s 1sts get bitten.

Southampton Uni- 6-10 -Southampton City (sharks) After winning our first game of the season we entered this fiercely competitive fixture, against our Southampton rivals, ‘the city scum’. Being the first game of the Hampshire league we looked to start with a win, but came up short against an 8-man City team, who were much more clinical throughout the game. They found our weaknesses and exploited … Continue reading Sharks In the Pool… Men’s 1sts get bitten.

Men’s 2nd vs Southampton City B 13/11/2011

The first match of the year for the men’s 2nd team was a friendly against Southampton City B at home. Fielding a side containing many players for whom this was their first match, the Uni team made a great start, winning the first quarter 1-0 courtesy of an impressive reverse-shot from Robbie Collison. City B changed their tactics in the second quarter, and now ‘full-pressed’ … Continue reading Men’s 2nd vs Southampton City B 13/11/2011

Men’s 1st vs Southampton City 26/10/2011

Our Men’s 1st team’s home game this week was a friendly against the City of Southampton. This annual game works as an indicator of the team’s fitness and training, and as a measure of potential for the rest of the year. Since we have not been training for very long together, the result of the match was a disappointing 4-9 defeat. The opposition managed to … Continue reading Men’s 1st vs Southampton City 26/10/2011