Gallery: BUCS Nationals 2018

I went up to Sheffield with Anglia Ruskin to cover how their students got on at BUCS Nationals which is one of the biggest competitions for students competing in individual sports. ARU had students competing in athletics, fencing, judo and swimming. Below are a few of my pictures from the weekend.

Gallery: West Ham 0-1 Blackpool

Blackpool caused a huge upset as they won 1-0 against West Ham in the third round of the FA Youth Cup. Emil Jaaskelainen came off the bench to score the winning goal in the second half. Moments after the deadlock was broken, the home side won a penalty but Craig Thordason saved it before the Tangerines…

Gallery: Blackpool 3-0 Morecambe

The Blackpool youth team sealed the North West Youth Alliance title in style with a 3-0 win against Morecambe. Will Dunne broke the deadlock with a volley before a quickfire double from Ben Jacobson and Ewan Bange secured the win. It is the second trophy of their season after Ciaran Donnelly’s side recently won the…

Match Report: Youth Team Secure North West Youth Alliance Title

The youth team sealed the North West Youth Alliance league title in style with a 3-0 win against Morecambe. Will Dunne broke the deadlock in the first-half before a quick-fire double from Ben Jacobson and Ewan Bange, just after the interval, secured the win. However, it wasn’t all one-way traffic for Blackpool, with Jack Sims…

Gallery: Wrexham 0-4 Blackpool

The Blackpool youth team avoided a potential banana skin as they won 4-0 against Wrexham. After a goalless first half, Will Dunne broke the deadlock to put the Tangerines ahead before Rowan Roache doubled the lead. Ralph Chea, who was playing in his last game for the club, added a late double in quick succession…

Gallery: Blackpool 4-0 Fleetwood Town

A 4-0 Fylde Coast derby win against Fleetwood Town ensured that the youth team stayed top in the Youth Alliance standings with Burnley hot on their heels. Ewan Bange broke the deadlock shortly after the half-hour mark before Roache’s second-half double and a goal from Sebastien Des Pres added gloss to the scoreline. With the…

Gallery: Accrington Stanley 0-2 Blackpool

The Blackpool youth team continued their title push with a 2-0 win against Lancashire rivals Accrington Stanley. Finlay Sinclair-Smith and Will Dunne struck either side of half-time to give the Seasiders all three points. The victory puts them three points clear at the top of the Youth Alliance table with three games to go.

Gallery: Blackpool 2-0 Port Vale

The Blackpool youth team got their title push back on track with a 2-0 win against Port Vale. Dylan Sumner struck either side of half-time to give Ciaran Donnelly’s side a deserved victory.