A dogged eighth-wicket stand from Daya Singh and Dean Crawford thwarted Sydney University’s push for outright points in the two-day match against Bankstown that finished at University Oval on Saturday.
The defending champions, the Brydens Sydney Uni Flames, got off to a rocky start in their 2017/18 campaign. They were set a tough task in the opening round with a road double to Adelaide and Perth.
Scoreboard is a wrap-up of the efforts of Sydney University athletes and teams through the past week, collated by Graham Croker. Stories on some of the performances also appear in the News section.
What's on this weekend (6-8 October, 2017) in Sydney University sport.
Elite Athlete Program member Yareni Guerrero has her sights set on next year's Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.
Sydney Uni Tennis' Eva Lozitskaya has wrapped up an extremely successful campaign at the (12/U) National Clay Court Championships in Canberra.
Whilst it has been a time of upheaval in the WNBL over the last offseason, continuity has been the theme for the defending champion Brydens Sydney Uni Flames heading into the 2017/18 season.
Centuries from Ben Trevor-Jones and Damien Mortimer and a tantalising 96 from James Larkin set Sydney University up for maximum points in their Round 2 match against Blacktown on Saturday.
The club travelled to Wyaralong Dam on the Gold Coast for the 2017 Australian University Games, the contingent of athletes consisted on a good mixture of youth and experience. With what would have to be the best overall performance of Sydney University at AUG’s in the last few years, winning both the Men’s, Women’s and Overall point score over the three days of racing.
What's on this weekend (September 29-30) in Sydney University sport.
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