Entries by Dan Hawthorne

Leicester Tornadoes v Leeds City 2 – 16/10/2016

Following our nail-biting game against Manchester Warriors 2 for the opening game of the season, Tornadoes were on once again at our (temporary) home venue of Beauchamp College. Taking to the court, as well as most of the Tornadoes regulars were Faz and Pete, who had kindly stepped up to bolster the ranks. Thankfully, I don’t […]

Manchester Warriors 2 vs. Leicester Tornadoes

The season began in spectacular style on Sunday with Tornadoes (pictured post match and full of Frankie & Benny’s) in action against Manchester Warriors 2 away in Manchester. The nail-biting clash began later than planned after the previous game, a sometimes tantalisingly close clash between Snakebite and Warriors 1, ran way over. With little-to-no warm […]

Birmingham Uni 2 v Leicester Toto 07/11/2015

Our second away game of the season saw us travel to Bournville College to play the University of Birmingham. A tightly fought first half saw the lead change hands several times before an equaliser was scored before the next exchange but Zoe got her first goal of the season right at the end of the […]

Leeds City 1 Vs Leicester Tornadoes

An unfortunate schedule meant that following a defeat away in Manchester,  Tornadoes were handed a 3 week break before going into a match against Leeds city. The break hadn’t seemed to effect Leicester, keen to get off to a good start, the game found itself level at 2-2 after 10 minutes. Trevor opened the account […]

Notts Uni 2 v Leicester Toto 25/10/2016

A great start to the season for Toto as our first game saw us away to University of Nottingham 2 and the Leicester debuts for Nadia Woods and Melisa Kupaza. A hotly contested first half saw a number of chances for both sides put away but with neither team able to assert dominance and as […]