Varsity is an annual sporting competition between the University of Hertfordshire and the University of Derby.

2022 will see the second Varsity take place between the two Institutions at the University of Derby on Wednesday 6 April 2022.

Whether you are part of one our HertSquad Athletic Union sports teams or want to spectate throughout the day, we hope to see you there getting involved and supporting our purple army.


Varsity 2019 timetable and results:

Match/Activity Venue Start Time Results
Men's Badminton Badminton Hall (Sports Hall 1) 11:00 0 Herts - 8 Derby
Men's Tennis Hard Courts 11:00 4 Herts - 2 Derby
Women's Futsal Show Court (Sports Hall 2 & 3) 11:00 8 Herts - 2 Derby
Women's Lacrosse New Gen 1  12:00 15 Herts - 4 Derby
Men's Futsal Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 12:30 8 Herts - 7 Derby
Men's Rugby Union Grass Pitch 4  12:30 31 Herts - 15 Derby
Climbing* Climbing Wall 13:00 Herts - Derby
Men's Football Grass Pitch 1 13:00 4 Herts - 1 Derby
Men's Hockey Sand Astro 13:00 4 Herts - 2 Derby
Mixed Dodgeball Cricket Hall 13:00 15 Herts - 9 Derby
Swimming* Swimming Pool 13:30 Herts - Derby
American Football New Gen 2 14:00 50 Herts - 12 Derby
Men's Squash Squash Courts 14:00 0 Herts - 3 Derby
Women's Netball Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 14:15 112 Herts - 12 Derby
Men's Lacrosse New Gen 1 14:30 16 Herts - 1 Derby
Women's Rugby Union Grass Pitch 4 14:30 40 Herts - 48 Derby
Cricket Cricket Hall 15:00 122/2 Herts - 123/4 Derby
Women's Hockey Sand Astro 15:00 4 Herts - 2 Derby
Men's Table Tennis Badminton Hall (Sports Hall 1) 15:15 6 Herts - 11 Derby
Men's Volleyball Ridgeway Academy# 15:30 3 Herts - 0 Derby
Women's Football Grass Pitch 1 15:30 7 Herts - 1 Derby
Derby Dance* Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 15:45 and 17:45  
Women's Basketball Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 16:00 101 Herts - 25 Derby
Women's Volleyball Ridgeway Academy# 17:30 0 Herts - 3 Derby
Men's Basketball Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 18:00 45 Herts - 63 Derby
Varsity Presentation Show Court (Sports Halls 2 & 3) 20:00

Herts are the winners!

15 - 7 to Herts

* Friendly match/activity

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