Joe Spagnoli

Warwick becomes victors after the Women’s Squash Return

When Gemma Walton swept aside her 2019 opponent in squash, it was purely for pride. Coventry’s failure to submit a women’s team made the result academic, and thus her efforts went unrecorded in Warwick’s historic 59-13 Varsity win. Thankfully, although only two blue-shirted players arrived at the Sport and Wellness...
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Posted Feb. 28, 2020

Warwick Bears roar to victory in Varsity ultimate frisbee

Warwick Bears (Team Warwick’s Ultimate Frisbee roster) are unbeaten in the history of Varsity, but faced adversity from the off on Sunday. The waterlogged pitch at The Place relocated the final day clash to Westwood Hall, an indoor venue small enough to benefit Coventry’s trademark zone defence. After months of...
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Posted Feb. 27, 2020

Warwick come out victors in Varsity Squash

Warwick echoed their 2019 triumph with a 5-0 win over Coventry, not dropping a single individual game. Coach Steve Townsend has overseen a team with outstanding individual attributes, too strong for the Blues to overcome. Three of Warwick’s starters were Varsity rookies, and brothers Aayman and Tabish Zahid ran out...
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Posted Feb. 25, 2020

Hazell leads Coventry to a historic Women’s Futsal Varsity win

Warwick Sports and Wellness Hub’s opening fixture wasn’t just a high-intensity game of Futsal; it proved how important BUCS form is. Coventry’s perfect 10-0 season, albeit several divisions below Warwick, got even sweeter on Friday afternoon, as the Blues secured their first ever Varsity win in Women’s Futsal. Coventry were...
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Posted Feb. 23, 2020

Dishonored – Games of the Decade

At a time when games were associated with cramped hallways and set pieces, Lyon-based Arkane Studios remembered the revolutionary mantra of liberty. Like the original BioShock, 2012’s Dishonored will be remembered for how many options it presents to players, prioritising freedom alongside an ever-changing gameplay setup. There are shades of...
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Posted Dec. 30, 2019

Warwick’s music appreciation societies – part 1

Warwick Bass Society Issy van der Velde and Felix Collins, Presidents Disclaimer: We are not a bass guitar society, as many people on Facebook seem to think… Warwick Bass Society is dedicated to bringing people together through a mutual love of bass-heavy music.  Hip hop, grime, house, bassline, drum and...
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Posted Oct. 5, 2018

A look back on the best indie albums of 2017

Our writers present their contenders for best indie and alternative album of the year.   A Crow Looked at Me – Mount Eerie “Death is real / someone’s there and then they’re not / it’s not for singing about / it’s not for making into art”. The first line croaked from...
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Posted Jan. 23, 2018