News Archive, Month: December 2012

Samantha is named Olympic Athlete of the Year

13 December 2012

University of Bath student and Olympic silver medallist Samantha Murray was named winner of the British Modern Pentathlon Olympic Athlete of the Year Award. Murray was presented with the award at a Pentathlon GB dinner in Bath last night (Wednesday) at the end of a stunning year that saw her capture her first World Cup medal, as well as medals at both the World Championships and the Olympics. The climax to her year came on...

2012 Sports Awards. Photos courtesy Graeme Main/Soldier Magazine

Nartey and Stanning collect Army awards

12 December 2012

There was an impressive double for past and present University of Bath based athletes at the annual Army Sports Awards, with judo player Emmanuel Nartey and rower Heather Stanning winning two of the top awards. Nartey, a Trooper in the British Army and Team Bath judo player, was named the Army’s Sportsman of the Year. Nartey became the first judo player to represent Ghana at an Olympics when he competed at the London 2012 Games....

Pamela Cookey

Cookey to captain England against World Champs

11 December 2012

Team Bath’s Pamela Cookey will captain England when they take on World Champions Australia in the three-math International Netball Series in January. Cookey, a University of Bath Business Administration graduate, continues her captaincy duties from the Jamaica Series in September. Her deputy is Sara Bayman, a Manchester Thunder player and University of Bath Sport and Exercise Science graduate. Three other Team Bath Superleague players join Cookey in the 15-strong England squad.  They are Kadeen Corbin,...

Match Report Hockey > WWL Prem Div – TBB v Clifton 2nds

10 December 2012

Match Report: West Womens League Premier Division Fixture: Team Bath Buccaneers v Clifton 2nds Date and time: Saturday  8 December 2012 Score:  TBB 0-2 Clifton 2nds Venue: University of Bath, Sports Training Village After a convincing mid week win against Firebrands, Buccs stepped up the pace to Clifton 2's. With lots of possession early on, Buccs penetrated the D and won short corner but failed to convert them. Buccs were strong through from the back...

Team picture showing the mascot winners

Meet Mala Star – our new netball mascot

09 December 2012

Team Bath’s netballers have a new mascot for their 2013 Superleague campaign – thanks to two young fans. A star shaped figure called Banyo Mala and coloured in Team Bath’s traditional blue and yellow will be out and about at next season’s home Superleague fixtures. The mascot was designed by 14-year-old Alyssa Oates from Ivybridge Community College in Ivybridge, Devon. The full name, Banyo Mala, means Team Bath in Greek. This has been shortened to...

Match Report Hockey > Team Bath Buccaneers win West Indoor Title

08 December 2012

Match Report > West Indoor Title Fixture > versus Yate, Yeovil & Sherborne, Isca, Cheltenham and Royal Navy Date > Saturday 8 December 2012 Score > Various - see individual matches below Venue > Sports Hall, University of the West of England Team Bath Buccanneers took the West Indoor title at the University of the West of England Sports Hall on Saturday 8 December 2012. This sees them bounce back into  the England Hockey Indoor League...

Back to Hockey

Back to Hockey 2013

07 December 2012

Starts 5 February - 26 March 2013 Get back to hockey in 2013! 7.00pm - 8.30pm (Tuesday evenings) refresh - relearn - replay To register or find out more, please contact Nick Kendall.

Students Union Weekly Sports Update 6

07 December 2012

Hi everyone I’m going to start off with a survey, but a really important one. Each year we run the Student Opinion Survey, it provides us here in the Union with an array of information that we can then use to gauge what the most important issues to students are, and what we should be working on in the coming year. The more people who fill it out the better: Student Opinion Survey (SOS) Last...

Match Report Hockey > WWL Prem Div – TBB v Firebrands 2nds

04 December 2012

Match Report: West Womens League Premier Division Fixture: Team Bath Buccaneers v Firebrands 2nds Date and time: Tuesday 4 December 2012 19.30 Score:  TBB 2-0 Firebrands 2nds Venue: University of Bath, Sports Training Village This fixture was replayed on Tuesday 4 December at Bath University starting at 19.30. Buccs got off to a good start with the intensity of play that they have been working on and scored in the first three minutes from a...

Team Bath Netball Superleague squad 2013

Team Bath name blend of youth and experience in 2013 Superleague squad

04 December 2012

A blend of youth and experience feature in an exciting Team Bath squad for the 2013 Netball Superleague campaign. Team Bath welcome back four senior England internationals to their squad for 2013 – Rosie Allison, Pamela Cookey, Stacey Francis and Serena Guthrie all return to play for the four-time Superleague champions. They return to a Team Bath squad that includes a host of talented young players who helped the team to fourth place in the...

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