On the 24th May 2017, Huddersfield New College hosted the Yorkshire Colleges 7 a side football tournament.

Six teams competed in the tournament, in unusually warm conditions!

HNC faced difficult opposition from teams from Wakefield College, Notre Dame Sixth Form College, Shipley College, Craven College and Askham Bryan College during the tournament, but secured 4 wins and 1 draw over the day, earning them the title of Yorkshire Colleges 7 a side Champions.

Alex Thomas, the 7 a side team’s coach, commented “The team displayed excellent sportsmanship throughout the tournament. They deserved to be Champions. They were a credit to the College.”