Team Northumbria netball action

Yorkshire Jets 50 Team Northumbria 52: Carpenter sees Team win again

Team Northumbria claimed a second win in three days as Irish eyes continue to smile on Netball Superleague’s surprise package

Peter Bakare, works out at Sport Central in Northumbria University, with fellow student Whitney Phillips

Northumbria University students challenge lazy stereotype

University life can be a time when people eat unhealthy food and do little exercise. Health Reporter Helen Rae speaks to students challenging the stereotype

Netball: Confident Egan targets last four

ENGLAND are going for gold in the 12th Netball World Championships this month.

Netball: Denise set to be given big send-off

TITLE contenders Team Northumbria bid to give coach Denise Egan the perfect Super League send-off this afternoon with an opening weekend win at fierce rivals Brunel Hurricanes.

Sport Awards: Duo get top award

Paralympic champion Stephen Miller was last night crowned Sports Personality of the Year at Sport Newcastle's 30th annual awards dinner.

Netball: Back with a bang

Superleague Netball is back with a bang after Team Northumbria opened their second campaign in style with a crushing 44-23 win against northern rivals Leeds Met.

Good sports at university

A university in the region is following the example of American colleges in putting sport at the centre of its attempts to attract new students.

Euro victory

Golf: Ashington's Kenneth Ferrie was part of the European team which defeated Asia 9-7 in the inaugural Royal Trophy in Bangkok.


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