Topping the tables- Focus Sports Regional and National League standings

Taking stock mid-season 3 of our focus sports (Men’s Hockey, Netball and Men’s Rugby) have their respective Regional and National league titles and promotion in sight. 

Chiefs and University lead the way in 2018

Exeter Chiefs are holding onto the top spot aloft the best teams in the country as are the University’s Men’s 1st XV Super Rugby Team who are leading the way for 2018 with the next round of BUCS Super Rugby taking place next week.

Exeter represent at European Indoor Hockey Championships

With the Men’s and Women’s European Indoor Hockey Championships taking place in January, Exeter had current University students and Sports Scholars representing in both events.

Seun Olusanya shortlisted for the Filippi Spirit Award by World Rowing

Oluwaseun (Seun) Olusanya current President of Exeter University Boat Club (EUBC) has been shortlisted for the Filippi Spirit Award by World Rowing for her fundraising work for Médecins Sans Frontières following the most recent hurricane in Haiti. 

EUWRFC represent in England Women’s Rugby Six Nations Training Squad

The England Women’s Rugby Six nations 35-man training squad was recently announced and includes three Exeter Sport Scholars Lagi Tuima, Poppy Leitch and Caity Mattinson, as well as alumnae Amber Reed. 

From BUCS to the international stage-Highlights from our High Performance bursars

Current High Performance Bursars excel in a wide range of sports including kayaking, cross country, shooting and riding. We caught up with Alex, Rebecca, Emma and Libby to see what they have been up to.

Stumps Fly For Bowling Bamber - ICC U19 World Cup, New Zealand

First year BA Theology & Religion Student and Sport Scholar Ethan Bamber spent his New Year representing the England U19 Cricket team in the ICC World Cup hosted by New Zealand. 

100 most inspirational women in Exeter featuring EUWRFC Jo Yapp

Former England rugby player and current Exeter University and England U20s women’s rugby head coach, Jo Yapp named as one of the ‘100 Most Influential Women’ in Exeter.

Conference Cup Challengers-Exeter fight for BUCS Gold

With 9 opportunities for BUCS Gold Exeter head to the Western Conference Cup finals at University of the West of England on Wednesday 7th March.

'Exeter doesn't give walkovers'- Rugby League defy the odds

When Men's Rugby League 2's travelled to Brighton even the most loyal of club members had resigned themselves to the inevitable outcome. As the fixture had been rearranged many of the team were unavailable due to academic commitments, leaving nine players to go up against Brighton's seventeen man squad. The result? A resounding 42-26 victory.

Exeter Hockey alumni head to the Gold Coast

With the Wales Hockey squad Commonwealth Games announcement Exeter graduates feature in both the men’s and women’s side with alumnae Women’s 1st team goalkeeper Ella Jackson and alumni Men’s 1st team midfielder Ben Francis heading to their 1st Commonwealth Games.

Back row to Bobsleigh-Former Men’s Rugby Sports Scholar Sam Blanchet Reflects on his first Winter Olympics

With the snow finally thawed and winter hopefully behind us, we caught up with the Exeter Alumni (2.1, BEng Mechanical Engineering) on his experience at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

Future’s bright for Bamber

First year BA Theology student Ethan Bamber continues his recent run of success and signs his first professional contract with Middlesex County Cricket. Middlesex have offered Ethan a 3 year summer deal, which allows him to play professional cricket at the highest level whilst continuing with his academic studies at the University of Exeter.

Exeter Big BUCS Wednesday hopes with Women’s Lacrosse 2s

The University of Exeter Women’s Lacrosse 2nd team head to Big BUCS Wednesday where they take on University of Manchester Women’s 1st team in the BUCS Trophy final.

Ruan Louw – University of Exeter’s New Head of Cricket

South African Ruan Louw has been appointed as Head of Cricket 

Call for the Commonwealths-Former Sports Scholar Kathryn Lane selected for England hockey

Former Sports Scholar and University of Exeter Women's Hockey 1st team captain Kathryn Lane (Laney) has been named in the England Hockey squad who will be looking to fight for gold in April.