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Cubs earn first win of 2014

Posted on March 10, 2014

The Sydney University Cubs picked up their first win of the season in a tense and hard fought game against the West Sydney Trojans.               Greg Steele-Mills led the Cubs defense in a stand out  performance which led to 7 turnovers on the day. Inspired by the defense Ethan […]

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Lions Win Waratah Bowl XXX

Posted on December 16, 2013

With an 83-18 final score line, The Sydney University Lions outclassed the Northwestern Predators in every aspect of the game to win their 11th Waratah Bowl in a row. Highlights, stats and a match report to come, but give us some time as we’re all celebrating pretty hard.

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Another addition to the team

Posted on December 10, 2013

Adding to the number of Lions who have had children this year, veteran defensive end Nicolai Hansen and his parter Heather have welcomed a baby boy into the world. Alexander was born today at Royal North Shore Hospital, and from all reports mum and bub are doing well. Congrats Nicolai from all the Lions family.

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Lions secure place in Waratah Bowl

Posted on December 8, 2013

With a 46-14 victory over UTS, the 2013 Lions squad booked their place in the Waratah Bowl. In a physical encounter, the defence stepped up, smothering the potent UTS attack and forcing multiple turnovers. Keenan Mackett continued to add to his interception total, while the front 7 managed to put pressure on the UTS quarterback […]

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Latest Member of the Pack

Posted on November 8, 2013

The entire Lions family would like to extend their congratulations to Lions veteran Chady Aoun and his wife Tanya who had their third child last Tuesday evening. Elizabeth Anne Aoun was born on the 5th of November, measuring 53cm and weighing a healthy 3.5kg. Mum and child are both doing well, and we wish them […]

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National Club Championship Recap

Posted on October 20, 2013

The Sydney University Lions have crowned their unbroken run of 10 straight NSW titles by winning the inaugural National Club Championship Game in American football. Sydney University hosted the landmark event with the support of the American Australian Association and the US Studies Centre on 11 August 2013, with the championship game being played on campus on the Square in front of a large partisan crowd.

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Lions Scuttle Pirates

Posted on October 14, 2013

The battle of the undefeated teams was a one sided affair. The understaffed Lions beat the Pirates 69-23, scoring in all facets of the game. The defence scores two interceptions returned for a touchdown, the kickoff unit returned the second half kickoff for a score, while the offence was brutal on the ground and dangerous […]

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The Shovel Remains in The Den

Posted on September 22, 2013

In a close fought match as befitting two foundation members of the GNSW, the Sydney University Lions played a hard fought match against the old foe, the Bondi Raiders with the Lions coming up victors 45-21. To give you an idea as to how close this game was, the score was 22-21 going into the […]

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Round 3 victory over Northwestern Predators

Posted on September 8, 2013

In a scrappy affair, the under strength Lions were able to get a 50-23 victory over the Northwestern Predators which was much closer than the score indicated. With the Lions O sputtering, the D stepped up with an interception returned for a touchdown, until the O was able to find its feet. Stats, match report […]

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Lions start 2013 season with a resounding win

Posted on August 28, 2013

The first game of the 2013 season resulted in a strong 41-3 victory over UTS. Full match report and highlights to be posted soon, however stats from the game are available here.

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