In a day of top of the table action Headingley Outlaws jumped to the top of Division One, beating the early pace setters Bury Saints in round two of the Tchoukball UK National League. Both divisions saw top of the table clashes with Headingley beating Bury Saints and Bury Kings defeating Southampton Stags in the Super League.
Headingley played both of the Bury sides in the first division, first seeing off the Suffolk club’s resolute youth team, Bury Wolves.
Andrew St Ledger, Communications Director for Tchoukball UK has announced his resignation from the Board. Andrew leaves Tchoukball UK after 12 years of service at the top level. Citing increasing professional demands on his time, Andrew wrote to the Board last month.
The competition was organised by the University of Portsmouth Dance Club, as a charity event to support St Barnabas House Hospice.
Taking place each year it was the second time tchoukball had entered.
Both sides fielded a mixture of experience and raw talent, with newcomer Jack Snell shining for Leeds Cosmos to continue his good form, once again showing his exciting promise with some superbly placed power shots.
The match saw Fareham Greens take on the Fareham Youth squad.
The game saw the Greens take an early lead as the youth squad started nervously.
Both Dave Claire and Cameron Clarke quickly built up a great understanding with their switches and scored a lot of points early on.