It was a very successful week for the University’s sports teams with the rowing club in particular shining as they brought home the University’s first piece of silverware of the sporting year. Both the men’s hockey team and rugby union team won again to continue their strong start in their respective seasons.

The University of Lincoln Rowing Club have set off to a great start with a IM3 Quad Win at Huntingdon Head on Saturday . The crew completed the 4km course in 15 minutes 44 seconds; finishing 10th out of 65 competitors and won their Boat category.

Chris Farrell, the Students’ Union’s vice-pres­id­ent for sports, was delighted with the weeks sporting action: “It was a great week of results. The Men’s Hockey team won yet again and are doing a great job. The men’s Golf team continued to shine and the Netball ladies 1st team had a great victory.

The full list of res­ults for all University of Lincoln teams for the week ending 30/10/09 :


Lincoln 1sts3-3 Northumbria 1st

Lincoln 3rds4-2 Lincoln 4th

Men’s Football

Lincoln 1st 2 – 1 Oxford 1st

Men’s Hockey

Lincoln 1st 5 – 1 Aston 1st (Cup)

Lincoln 2nds0 – 12 Oxford Brookes (Cup)

Women’s Hockey

Oxford 3rd 2 – 0 Lincoln 2nds (Cup)

Northampton 1st 0- 4 Lincoln 3rds (Cup)


Lincoln 1st38 – 29 Oxford Brookes 1st (Cup)

Cambridge 1st 54 – 10 Lincoln 2nds (Cup)

Rugby League

Lincoln 12 – 34 Cambridge 1st

Rugby Union

Lincoln 2nds 34 – 0 Northampton 2nds (Cup)


Lincoln Women’s0 – 4 Loughborough 1st