Queensland University of Technology named Champions of the 2016 Northern University Games

Queensland University of Technology - 

Champions of 2016 Northern University Games

Today saw the grand finale of the 2016 Northern University Games (NUG) and there was no shortage of on field excitement for spectators to follow.

This week has been a huge week of sport on the Sunshine Coast, with 1600 students from 11 universities playing across 16 different sports. All universities were well represented by their students who can all be congratulated on the way they displayed true sportsmanship on and off the field.
After four days of intense competition, Queensland University of Technology were victorious, claiming 6 gold medals and the title of Overall Champion University for 2016. Griffith University Gold Coast came in second place with University of New England taking third place.

The Spirit Trophy awarded to the university that displays good sportsmanship and fair play, was awarded to University of the Sunshine Coast.

The University of New England took out the Per Capita Championship, with University of Southern Queensland coming a close second. This championship is awarded to the university winning the most pennants per student numbers.

Australian University Sport will now turn its focus to the Australian University Games which will take place in Perth from 25-30 September.

FINAL FINISH Position 2016 Northern University Games – All Competing Universities

  OVERALL

PER CAPITA

 

SPIRIT
1ST Queensland University of Technology University of New England University of the Sunshine Coast
2ND Griffith University Gold Coast University of Southern Queensland
3RD University of New England Bond University

SPORT BY SPORT– FINAL MEDAL PLACING

 

PENNANT

Overall winner

GOLD

medal

SILVER

medal

BRONZE

 medal

BASEBALL - Open GUGC GUGC QUT GU            
BASKETBALL – WOMEN GUGC GUGC GU GUGC2
BASKETBALL - MEN GUGC GUGC SCU UQ
BEACH VOLLEYBALL - MIXED UQ UQ2 BOND UNE
FOOTBALL – MEN QUT QUT BOND UNE
FUTSAL – MEN BOND BOND USC QUT
FUTSAL – WOMEN USC USC GUGC QUT
GOLF - Open USC USC UNE GUGC
HOCKEY – WOMEN USQ USQ UQ USC
LAWN BOWLS - Open GU GU USQ ACU
NETBALL – MIXED QUT QUT GUGC GU
NETBALL – WOMEN GUGC GUGC QUT GU
SQUASH - Open UNE UNE QUT  
TENNIS – MEN UNE UNE BOND GUGC
TENNIS - WOMEN USQ USQ QUT UNE
TENPIN BOWL - Open UNE UNE SCU JCU
TOUCH – MEN GUGC GUGC BOND QUT
TOUCH – WOMEN GUGC GUGC QUT UQ
TOUCH – MIXED QUT QUT UQ GUGC
ULTIMATE - Open QUT QUT UQ2 JCU
VOLLEYBALL – MEN QUT QUT GU GUGC
VOLLEYBALL - WOMEN QUT QUT GU USC

 

GU = GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY                                                        

GUGC = GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY GOLD COAST

SCU =SOUTHERN CROSS UNIVERSITY                                           

QUT = QLD UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY

UNE = UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND                                           

USC = UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNHINE COAST

UQ = UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND                                               

ACU = AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY

BOND = BOND UNIVERSITY                   

JCU = JAMES COOK UNIVERSITY

 

USQ = UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN QUEENSLAND

A big congratulations goes out to our winners, runners up, all participants, coaches, captains and University staff for what has been a truly great week of sport.

FINAL FINISH Position 2016 Northern University Games – All Competing Universities

  OVERALL

PER CAPITA

 

SPIRIT
1ST Queensland University of Technology University of New England University of the Sunshine Coast
2ND Griffith University Gold Coast University of Southern Queensland
3RD University of New England Bond University

SPORT BY SPORT– FINAL MEDAL PLACING

 

PENNANT

Overall winner

GOLD

medal

SILVER

medal

BRONZE

 medal

BASEBALL - Open GUGC GUGC QUT GU            
BASKETBALL – WOMEN GUGC GUGC GU GUGC2
BASKETBALL - MEN GUGC GUGC SCU UQ
BEACH VOLLEYBALL - MIXED UQ UQ2 BOND UNE
FOOTBALL – MEN QUT QUT BOND UNE
FUTSAL – MEN BOND BOND USC QUT
FUTSAL – WOMEN USC USC GUGC QUT
GOLF - Open USC USC UNE GUGC
HOCKEY – WOMEN USQ USQ UQ USC
LAWN BOWLS - Open GU GU USQ ACU
NETBALL – MIXED QUT QUT GUGC GU
NETBALL – WOMEN GUGC GUGC QUT GU
SQUASH - Open UNE UNE QUT  
TENNIS – MEN UNE UNE BOND GUGC
TENNIS - WOMEN USQ USQ QUT UNE
TENPIN BOWL - Open UNE UNE SCU JCU
TOUCH – MEN GUGC GUGC BOND QUT
TOUCH – WOMEN GUGC GUGC QUT UQ
TOUCH – MIXED QUT QUT UQ GUGC
ULTIMATE - Open QUT QUT UQ2 JCU
VOLLEYBALL – MEN QUT QUT GU GUGC
VOLLEYBALL - WOMEN QUT QUT GU USC

 

GU = GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY                                                        

GUGC = GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY GOLD COAST

SCU =SOUTHERN CROSS UNIVERSITY                                           

QUT = QLD UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY

UNE = UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND                                           

USC = UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNHINE COAST

UQ = UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND                                               

ACU = AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY

BOND = BOND UNIVERSITY                   

JCU = JAMES COOK UNIVERSITY

USQ = UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN QUEENSLAND

A big congratulations goes out to our winners, runners up, all participants, coaches, captains and University staff for what has been a truly great week of sport.

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