Tag: DMU Varsity

Varsity: Griffins 2nd team unable to continue basketball winning streak

A full house was packed into a court inside the Queen Elizabeth Leisure centre to watch the DMU 2nds team against UoL 2nds on Winning Wednesday. In the first quarter, an early basket by UoL was booed by the home...

/ 23rd March 2017

American Football: One Decisive Touchdown

It was a calm Sunday morning as the spectators strolled onto the field with only the howls of wind greeting them. This would soon change as two groups of gladiators roared taking even the breeze by surprise as it suddenly...

/ 21st March 2017

Hockey to follow in the footsteps of Mixed Varsity victory

After last year’s incredibly tense varsity games, DMU Hockey Club look to reclaim what is rightfully theirs in the battle at St Margaret’s Pastures. After winning Mixed varsity for the third year running, both the Men’s and Women’s 1st XI...

/ 18th March 2015

Squash ready to serve up a beating

DMU Squash have had a fantastic season, not only entering the Leicester Squash League but also winning their BUCS league and claiming the title. Despite thier unfortunate loss at last years varsity in which they conceeded their trophy from the...

/ 18th March 2015

DMU have the edge for Varsity Rugby

A traditional drinking ban on DMU’s varsity rugby players will give them the edge over bitter rivals, University of Leicester, claims chairman Chris Mutton. Chris, aiming for a victory in his final year at DMU, also believes a series of...

/ 17th March 2015

Volleyball set their Varsity hopes high for a clean sweep

DMU Volleyball have gone from strength to strength this season and their success can only be expected to continue into the varsity season.   Their BUCS entry for the Women’s 1st Team, a first after three years has seen them...

/ 16th March 2015

Varsity Predictions 2015: Men’s Badminton 1st

  Varsity season has begun and here at Demon Online we talk to Ricky Porter, Captain of Men’s Badminton 1st team on his predictions for this year.  When and where? At QE2 sports Centre, Tuesday 12th March at 12pm Last...

/ 16th March 2015

Varsity 2015: UoL we are coming for you

The time of year that every sports team waits for every season is finally upon us; Varsity 2015. The tradition sees De Montfort University go head to head against University of Leicester in an epic battle of the city. Varsity...

/ 11th March 2015