Just 3 months ago, Henry Clunies-Ross was hospital-bound with the tough possibility that he might lose his leg. During Round 1 of the Intrust Super Shute Shield, he suffered a nasty gash to his leg which became infected overnight by a flesh-eating bug that threatened his life. Fast forward to today, in just 9 days time Henry Clunies-Ross will be running the City 2 Surf on Sunday the 11th of August to raise money for the hospital that saved his life, the Prince of Wales.
There were a number of milestones last Saturday at Concord Oval. It was the last game before it is redeveloped, University defeated the Pirates 51-6 at the end of the regular season.
SUFC will host the 1st v 6th place Qualifying final at the SUFG on Saturday 10th August after claiming the Minor Premiership
Wallaroos captain, Grace Hamilton capped off a stellar season by taking out the NSW Waratahs Super W Player of the Year at the 2019 NSW Rugby Awards this evening at Doltone House.
Sydney University made a huge statement of intent in the Shute Shield on Saturday, ensuring they'll enter the finals with wind in their sails after thrashing fellow contenders Northern Suburbs by 49 points.
Some may play 200 games, some may play for 200 minutes, but our club has a person who last weekend coached his 200th win as a Coach. Congratulations must go to 2nd Grade leader Ray Hudd who reached that feat on Saturday, Ray has coached 254 games for SUFC.
Take home a piece of SUFC history, with one of our indigenous jerseys as worn by the team during the round 17 clash with Northern Suburbs.
There are things in life that are certain – death, taxes, Boris Johnson and Donald Trump going to the same barber and University peaking at the right time of the year. In the Students most powerful display for 2019 they defeated Northern Suburbs 66-17 last Saturday at Camperdown.
1st Grade will be playing in the Club’s indigenous jersey today, which was designed in 2018 by SUFC player Liam Coe.
With just two games left of the regular season, round 17 (Sat 27th July) is crunch time for many teams at this stage of the competition.
Bankwest Stadium will host one of the signature days on the NSW rugby calendar with confirmation that the 2019 Sydney Rugby Union, Intrust Super Shute Shield Grand Final Day will be played at the venue on Saturday 24 August.
Harry Johnson-Holmes became our 128th Australian representative, our 107th Test match Wallaby and our 28th Colt since Nick Farr-Jones to come through our Colts system to this level. Harry is Wallaby No.927. Big Congratulations to Harry.
We have 5 fantastic prizes up for grabs in our raffle at the 2019 KMPG Finals Lunch