*** INFORMATION FOR NEW STUDENTS STARTING IN AUTUMN 2019 ***

PRESEASON DATES

The preseason dates for the 2019/2020 year will be the 18th – 21st of September, it is compulsory for all returning members of the team. We are an incredibly social and welcoming club. Accommodation for freshers will be provided by returning members, so if you are a prospective student and would like to inquire about preseason, please email the club at: 

rulacrosse@gmail.com 

or contact the Club President directly at: 

suzannabattishill@gmail.com 

and more details will be provided about specific, locations and times. 

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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY 

RUSU have announced the creation of the Sporting Excellence Scholarship, meaning lacrosse players coming to Reading University can apply for a £2000 scholarship! The deadline to apply is the 17th October 2019 at 17:00hrs. If you’re a prospective student, all you need is a confirmed place at the University of Reading to apply! Click here to apply

WELCOME TO UOR LACROSSE CLUB!

Winners of CLUB OF THE YEAR 2017/18, commonly referred to as RULAX boasts 5 competitive teams and a development squad for men and women

It doesn’t matter if you’re a seasoned player, or you have no experience at all; we will be keen to take you on and there will be plenty of opportunities within the club to learn and compete! It is the perfect sport for those wanting to try something new at university. We have many members who join in 2nd and 3rd year of university so come and give it a go! We welcome new members throughout the year, so just turn up to one of our training sessions. We are now developing our newly formed women’s 3rd team, and men’s 2nd team, meaning there is a place for every ability!

SOCIAL MEDIA 

Instagram: UoR_Lacrosse

Facebook: UoR Lacrosse Club 2019/20

UoR Womens Lacrosse 2019/20

UoR Mens Lacrosse 2019/20

UoR Mixed Lacrosse 2019/20

BUCS LEAGUE POSITIONS: 

Women’s 1st Team (Competing in BUCS South Eastern 1A)

Women’s 2nd Team (Competing in BUCS South Eastern 3A)

Men’s 1st Team (Competing in BUCS South Eastern 2B)

Men’s 2nd Team (Competing in BUCS South Eastern 2B)

Mixed Team (Competing in ELA South Division)

TRAINING & MATCHES 

Monday’s – 1st & 2nd women’s team training 7pm-9pm @ Leighton Park School

Tuesday’s – Men’s 1st & 2nd training 7pm-9pm @ John Madejski Academy

Wednesday’s – Match Day BUCS fixtures

Thursday’s – 3rd team and mixed team training 7pm-9pm @ Leighton Park School

Fridays – All teams training 6pm-7:30pm @ Reading Uni Astro

Sundays: ELA East Division Games for Mixed 1st

WALL BALL SESSIONS

Players in each team are expected to attend at least one session of Wall Ball a week, or it is to be organised in players’ own time. Participation is strongly encouraged, as consistent attendance will be noted and failure to attend may affect team selection. Sessions run as follows;

  • Monday 8-9am
  • Monday 1-2pm

ELECTED COMMITTEE 2019-2020

President: Suzanna Battishill
Women’s Vice President: Sophie Dodson
Men’s Vice President: Edward Shawcross

Male Social Sec: Fraser Lindsay
Female Social Sec: Florence Dutton

Treasurer: Elle Hodgson
Secretary: Kaitlin Perryman

ULO Officer: Izzy Matthews 

Male Welfare Rep: Luca Franchi
Female Welfare Rep: Anjola Akeju

1st Team Women’s Captain: Olivia Banks
1st Team Women’s Vice-Captain: Maddie Atkins

2nd Team Women’s Captain: Stephanie Pempestios
2nd Team Women’s Vice-Captain: Ellie Hurst

3rd Team Women’s Captain: Emily Baldwin 

3rd Team Women’s Captain: Anjola Akeju 

3rd Team Women’s Vice Captain: Holly Bunkum 

1st Team Men’s Captain: Harvey Halfacre
1st Team Men’s Vice-Captain: Aled Parry

1st Team Mixed Captain: Will Charters-Reid
1st Team Mixed Vice-Captain: Harry Dobson