Scoreboard is a wrap-up of the efforts of Sydney University athletes and teams through the past week, compiled by Graham Croker. Stories on some of the performances also appear in the News section.

Rugby League

NSW Tertiary Cup competition – Finals

First Division: TAFE Western Sydney Polecats 34 defeated Sydney University 14 at Norford Park on Saturday.

Grand Final: UTS Tigers versus TAFE Western Sydney Polecats at Leichhardt on Saturday.

Division Two: University of Canberra Grizzlies 32 defeated UTS Tigers 0 at Norford Park on Saturday.

Grand Final: UTS Tigers versus UC Grizzlies at Leichhardt Oval on Saturday.

Australian Football

North East AFL – Preliminary Finals

Greater Western Sydney Giants 17.15: 117 (Rhys Palmer 4, Sam Reid 3, Daniel Lloyd 2, William Hoskin-Elliott 2, Adam Kennedy 2, Jack Stewart, Dawson Simpson, James Steele, Connor Byrne) defeated Sydney University 4.6: 30 (Jacob Derickx 2, Jordan Law, Michael Manteit) at Blacktown International Sportspark on Saturday.

Best players

GWS Giants: Rhys Palmer, James Steele, Daniel Lloyd, Adam Kennedy, Jeremy Finlayson.

Sydney University: Thomas Young, Timothy Barton, Lewis Stevenson, Sam Fong, Jacob Derickx.

Grand Final: Sydney Swans versus GWS Giants at Blacktown International Sportspark at 1.30pm on Sunday.

Sydney Women’s Premier Division – Final

Sydney University Bombers 8.11: 59 (Tara McKenty 2, Casey Samuels, Amy Foo, Alice Wood, Rachael Stack, Meredith Gray, Jennifer Lew) defeated Newtown Breakaways 4.7: 31 (Verna Iles 2, Laura Holdsworth, Codie Briggs) at Henson Park on Sunday.

Best players

Sydney University: Alice Wood, Rachael Stack, Anna Johnston, Jennifer Lew, Sera Kaukiono, Lara Creber.

Newtown Breakaways: Hayley Warren, Tayla Stahl-Smith, Zara Lee, Anna Ruut, Tram Nguyen, Brooke Davis.

Grand Final: Sydney University versus UNSW Eastern Suburbs at Blacktown International Sportspark at 3.13pm on Saturday, September 10.


NSW Men’s Premier League Three – Elimination Final

Premier: Sydney University SFC 2 defeated Stanmore Hawks FC 1 at Arlington Oval on Saturday.

Minor Semi-Final: Sydney University versus Dunbar Rovers on Saturday.

Major Semi-Final: Hills Brumbies versus Rydalmere Lions on Sunday.

Under 20: Sydney University SFC 3 defeated Balmain Tigers FC at Arlington Oval on Saturday.

Minor Semi-Final: Sydney University versus Hills Brumbies on Sunday.

Major Semi-Final: Rydalmere Lions versus Dunbar Rovers on Sunday.

Under 18: Rydalmere Lions 3 defeated Sydney University SFC 1 at Arlington Oval on Saturday.


Sydney Men’s Premier League – Semi-Finals

Division Two: Briars 5 defeated Sydney University 2 at Olympic Field 2 on Saturday.

Division Four: Sydney University 1 defeated Macquarie University 0 at Cintra Park on Saturday.