The Galleon - Portsmouth's Student Newspaper

Portsmouth 140
Southampton 136
HMS Temeraire, Portsmouth. 17th March 2013

Key points:

  • Varsity 2013 ended in a draw at 136-136
  • However, a contentious cycling result from December was forgotten
  • The result was found in Portsmouth's favour and Portsmouth won Varsity for the first time ever!
  • by Daniel Chesterton

    Controversy continues to surround the result with allegations that athletics was incorrectly recorded as a Portsmouth win.

  • by Rhianna Dawes

    The moment Portsmouth were announced winners!

  • by Daniel Chesterton

    We are trying to find out more about the dispute and will let you know more as we know it, but the result stands and Pompey have won Varsity for the first time ever!

  • by Daniel Chesterton

    We are currently trying to find out more about the dispute. We will bring it to you as soon as we can.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Portsmouth are declared the winners of Varsity

    The final score is Portsmouth 140- 136 Southampton. Cycling claimed us the extra points for a result back in December!

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    PORTSMOUTH WIN VARSITY 2013

    PORTSMOUTH HAVE WON.

  • by Luke Baynes

    The winner is about to be annouced

    Outside the Waterhole in the Marquee

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Downhill mountain biking?

    It is rumoured that the disputed event is downhill mountain biking, but this is not confirmed.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Despite rumours that the delay is due to the cup going missing, we can confirm that we know where it is and that it is safe.

  • by Luke Baynes

  • by Daniel Chesterton

    We do not know which result but officials are locked away in discussion.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Roller hockey’s win makes it 136 – 136 but we can exclusively reveal that there is one result that is being disputed.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Roller Hockey Final score

    Southampton 19- 9 Portsmouth

  • by Luke Baynes

    It's all down to Roller Hockey

    For Portsmouth to have an overall win Roller Hockey must win their final match!

  • by Luke Baynes

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Tennis confirmed

    Tennis has now been officially confirmed as a draw, meaning the Varsity cup will be decided on the results of Roller Hockey!

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from today's Volleyball Men's 1st

    Southampton ready to power hit the ball

    James Western Southampton ready to power hit the ball

    Portsmouth Volleyballs Men's celebrating a great win

    James Western Portsmouth Volleyballs Men’s celebrating a great win

  • by Luke Baynes

    Roller Hockey update

    With 20 minutes to go the scores are Southampton 10 – 5 Portsmouth

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from Tennis - A key match this year

    Serving at the Men's doubles

    Aiden Jordan Serving at the Men’s doubles

    Playing the ball back to the other side

    Aiden Jordan Playing the ball back to the other side

  • by Luke Baynes

    It's getting tense...

    We are still expecting results from Men’s Tennis. If they have won then Pompey has won Varsity. If they lose then it is down to Roller Hockey!!

  • by Chi Lau

    Rugby Final - Streakers appear during half time show

    Pompey Dance girls run from a streaker at the Rugby Final

    Chi Lau Pompey Dance girls run from a streaker at the Rugby Final

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Golf cancelled

    With both the Golf and Taekwando fixtures cancelled, we are just awaiting confirmation on Men’s Tennis, and the conclusion of Roller Hockey.

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from today's Netball Women's 1st game

    Netball Women's 1st trying to score

    Arriane Munson Netball Women’s 1st trying to score

    Portsmouth Netball women's 1st push forward for a win

    Arriane Munson Portsmouth Netball women’s 1st push forward for a win

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Rugby 1st team Final result

    Final score is Portsmouth 20-6 Southampton, and the crowd are flooding the pitch,.

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from the Rugby final

    Portsmouth Rugby player fighting to keep the ball

    Chi Lau Portsmouth Rugby player fighting to keep the ball

    Southampton's defence trying to stop a strong Portsmouth side

    Chi Lau Southampton’s defence trying to stop a strong Portsmouth side

    Portsmouth and Southampton players engaging in a scrum

    Chi Lau Portsmouth and Southampton players engaging in a scrum

    Pompey's defence holding strong

    Chi Lau Pompey’s defence holding strong

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Results

    As well as the ongoing Rugby and Roller Hockey matches, we are still awaiting confirmation on both Golf and Men’s Tennis.

  • by Luke Baynes

  • by Luke Baynes

    Trampolining Results

    Southampton wins the trampolining competition

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Overall update

    The overall score is currently tied at 130-130 with only a few more results left!

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Cricket results

    Cricket men’s 1st won by Portsmouth,

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Rugby updates

    Latest scores coming from the Rugby have Portsmouth leading 20-6

  • by Luke Baynes

    Tchoukball goes to Southampton

    Final scores were Portsmouth 51-64 Southampton

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Rugby 1st team update

    Portsmouth get a lineout at the five yard line and then push forward for a try. Conversion failed. The current score is Portsmouth 15- 6 Southampton

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Tchoukball update

    Southampton currently winning in Tchoukball, 45-56, just over ten minutes to play.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Rugby 1st team update-

    After a performance by the dance society the rugby players retake the pitch.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Tchoukball update

    At the end of the second third in Tchoukball, and Portsmouth are trailing 37-30.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Rugby 1st half time update

    The current score in the rugby is Portsmouth 10- 3 Southampton

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Overall score now tied

    An influx of Southampton wins have brought the two sides level in terms of the overall score, with both teams now with 122 points each.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Netball 1st results.

    Southampton win in the Netball 1sts, 30-38.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Men's Basketball

    Full time at the Men’s Basketball, with Portsmouth beating Southampton, 64-53.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Swimming Gala's final results

    Southampton win the Swimming Gala overall.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Cricket Final results

    Southampton win both Cricket’s Women’s 1st team and Men’s 2nd team matches.

  • by Luke Baynes

    Tchoukball update

    End of the1st third in tchoukball Southampton just have the edge 15-19

  • by Luke Baynes

    Interview with the Women's Fencing Captain

    We spoke with Alice from Fencing who had their match from 9am to 11am this morning.

    She told us that despite losing it was a fun match and complimented Southampton’s performance saying “they were great”.

    The women lost by 65 points but Alice told us that: “Everyone did their best and everyone pulled their weight so it was OK”

    The fencing team enjoyed playing at home saying that despite a 9am start there were plenty of people who turned up to support them.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Portsmouth win Lacrosse.

    Portsmouth Men’s 1st Lacrosse team win.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Full time: Men's 1st Football

    Fulltime for the Men’s 1st Football Teams, with Portsmouth winning 3-1.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Women's Football 1st team- Full time scores

    Portsmouth 10 – 0 Southampton

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Basketball Men's 1st team- Half time scores

    Portsmouth 38- 23 Southampton

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Women's Doubles Tennis 1st Team- Second match

    Portsmouth wins 6-4. Only one set played due to weather. Means Portsmouth women’s 1st tennis won both of their matches.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Dodgeball result

    Southampton win Dodgeball.

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from today's swimming events

    Portsmouth swimmer making a large splash

    Chi Lau Portsmouth swimmer making a large splash

    Portsmouth swimmer doing the Butterfly

    Chi Lau Portsmouth swimmer doing the Butterfly

    Swimmers preparing to race

    Chi Lau Swimmers preparing to race

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Squash 1st teams

    It’s a win for Southampton in the Men’s Squash 1st team.

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from Table Tennis earlier in the day

    Portsmouth gain a point in a tight game

    Chi Lau Portsmouth gain a point in a tight game

  • by Luke Baynes

    Men's Football 1st teams

    The score for Men’s Football 1st teams is: Portsmouth 2-1 Southampton

  • by Luke Baynes

    Archery's Novice and Senior competitions

    Archery’s Novice and Senior competitions are both wins for Southampton

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Full time: Netball 2nds

    Portsmouth take another win, beating Southampton 35-30 in Netball 2nds.

  • by Jay Rosa Murphy

    Half time update: Women's Football

    Half time at HMS Teremaire and Portsmouth Women’s Football team are beating Southampton 9-0.

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from the swimming event

    Pompey diver

    Chi Lau Pompey diver

  • by Luke Baynes

    Women's Football 1st team

    It’s not even half time and Portsmouth’s women’s football 1st team are already 5-0 up!

  • by Chi Lau

    Photos from the swimming event

    Crowds cheer as Pompey win a race

    Chi Lau Crowds cheer as Pompey win a race

  • by Danielle Butler

    Ultimate Frisbee win for Portsmouth

    Portsmouth win Ultimate Frisbee, extending Portsmouth’s lead in the overall score for the day to 102-86.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Women's Basketball win for Portsmouth

    Portsmouth win women’s Basketball 50-47. Portsmouth are still in the lead with 98 to Southampton’s 86.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Netball half time update

    Portsmouth and Southampton Netball teams are neck and neck at half time, score 16-16.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Southampton win for Women's Hockey 1st team

    Portsmouth Women’s Hockey 1sts lose to Southampton,  final score 4-1.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Rugby Men's 2nd Result

    Portsmouth Rugby Men’s ends beat Southampton with a final score of 85-5.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Southampton victory in men's Football 2nd's

    The Southampton 2nd men’s Football team have won 3-2.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Portsmouth win for Netball

    Portsmouth Netball 3rds beat Southampton.

  • by Danielle Butler

    Lacrosse Women's win for Southampton

    Lacrosse women’s win for the away team, bringing the overall total for the day to 86-78.

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Half Time: Women's Hockey

    Southampton 3, Portsmouth 0

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Full Time: Netball Third Teams

    Portsmouth beat Southampton 39-36 in a dramatic last gasp thriller!

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Half Time: Women's Basketball

    Portsmouth 23 Southampton 11

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Photos from the Men's Football Second Team Match

    2

    Aiden Jordan

    4

    Aiden Jordan

  • by Chi Lau

    Portsmouth Women's basketball team score

    Chi Lau Portsmouth Women’s basketball team score

  • by Chi Lau

    Portsmouth and Southampton Ultimate Frisbee players crash into each other

    Chi Lau Portsmouth and Southampton Ultimate Frisbee players crash into each other

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Score Update: Women's Basketball

    Portsmouth 19 Southampton 7

  • by Benjamin Foden

    Images from the Fencing

    2

    Aiden Jordan

    3

    Aiden Jordan

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Score update: Men's Rugby 2nds

    Portsmouth currently winning 41-0 in the Men’s 2nds Rugby match.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Half time update: Men's 2nd Football

    Half time at the Men’s 2nds Foootball, with Portsmouth leading 2 goals to 1.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Badminton scores are in

    The Badminton men’s and women’s scores are in, with four wins to Southampton, four to Portsmouth and one draw. Overall score now stands at 82-74 with Portsmouth still leading.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Badminton draw

    Men’s first Badminton draw, with Portsmouth still in the lead overall.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Southampton win men's Table Tennis

    Victory for Southampton in men’s table tennis closing the overall score gap between Portsmouth and Southampton.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Athletics results

    Portsmouth narrowly win Athletics with 14-13.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Basketball delayed

    Women’s Basketball delayed by approximately 1 hour because of Badminton running over.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Portsmouth win in Hockey

    Portsmouth Hockey Men’s 2nd team have won 2-1.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Squash win

    Portsmouth win Women’s 1st Squash.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Softball called off

    Softball called off after Southampton fail to field a team.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Rugby streaker

    Two streakers on pitch in women’s Rugby first team game.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Southampton player sent off

    Southampton lose a player in mens 2nd Hockey game.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Portsmouth women's Rugby first team win

    Portsmouth win women’s rugby 17-5 taking the overall Varsity score up to 52-52.

  • by Chi Lau

    Southampton runner celebrates as he nears the finishing line

    Aiden Jordan Southampton runner celebrates as he nears the finishing line

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Men's Volleyball

    Portsmouth men’s Volleyball 1st team beat Southampton.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Southampton Rowing Victory

    Southampton win Rowing, taking the overall score for the day to 44-52

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Portsmouth Netball 4th Team victory

    Portsmouth Netball 4th team win 48-28.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Southampton win's

    Southampton pick up with a further 12 points with win’s in the men & women’s fencing and in mixed lacrosse.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Fencing

    Southampton win the women’s Fencing to retake the Varsity lead overall.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Men's football 3rd's

    Portsmouth draw level in Varsity 2013 with a win in the mens Football 3rd’s.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Intramural women's Netball

    Southampton take another win, this time in the intramural women’s Netball.

  • by Chi Lau

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    Phoebe Bland

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Men's squash 2nd

    Southampton beat Portsmouth in the mens squash 2nd’s.

  • by Chi Lau

    SONY DSC

    Phoebe Bland

  • by Chi Lau

    Pompey stealing the ball from Southampton in Lacrosse Mixed

    Chi Lau Pompey stealing the ball from Southampton in Lacrosse Mixed

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Rugby

    Portsmouth rush into a 10-0 lead in the Women’s Rugby 1st, which is now taking place near Clarence Pier.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Portsmouth wins

    Portsmouth pick up wins in the women’s Badminton’s doubles and Volleyball.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Badminton women's doubles

    Southampton pick up another 4 points with a win in the Badminton’s women’s doubles.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Badminton Women's singles

    Southampton beat Portsmouth in the women’s badminton singles.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Hockey 2nd final score: Portsmouth 1-4 Southampton

    Southampton pick up another 4 points with a victory over Portsmouth 2nd’s in the hockey.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Hockey 2nd

    Goal for Portsmouth! Portsmouth 1-4 Southampton

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Wins for Southampton in Equestrian and Men's Badminton singles

    Southampton pick up 8 points with win’s in the Equestrian and Men’s Badminton singles.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Portsmouth win in Badminton double's men's

    A win for Portsmouth in the men’s doubles.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Early wins for Portsmouth

    Wins for Portsmouth in the American Football, Men’s 5k rowing, Rugby 3rd’s, Men’s and Women’s Gymnastics and Wakeboarding.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Men's 5k rowing relay

    Portsmouth win the first event of the day with a win in the men’s 5k rowing relay.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Hockey 2nd half-time: Portsmouth 0-4 Southampton

    Southampton have a commanding lead in the hockey at half-time. Portsmouth 0-4 Southampton

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    American football result: Portsmouth Destroyers 6-0 Southampton Stags

    Portsmouth claimed the first Varsity points on offer with a victory over Southampton on 23rd February.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Hockey 2nd

    Southampton score a second in the Women’s hockey. Portsmouth 0-2 Southampton.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Women's Hockey 2nd

    Southampton score and have taken the lead in the Women’s hockey 2nd. Portsmouth 0-1 Southampton.

  • by Harry-Jay Bellew

    Varsity Cup 2013

    The 2013 Portsmouth vs Southampton Varsity Cup is about to begin with Portsmouth hoping to win their first ever Varsity as the event is held at Portsmouth for the first time.

    We’ll be providing updates throughout the day, with a team of reporters, photographers and videographers out attending proceedings at HMS Temeraire. The latest score will update automatically at the top of the page as the results come in.