2007-2008 Results

Find below the results so far for the 2007/08 Season. Links to individual legs can be found on the left hand menu. 

 

Experienced

Placing University Played 1sts 2nds 3rds 4ths DNS Indoor Champs Points  Total Score
1 Warwick 5
4 -- -- -- -- 1st 23 11294
2 Oxford 5
2 2 -- -- -- 3rd 19 10944
3 Cambridge 5
-- 4 -- -- -- 5th 15 10805
4 Nottingham 5
1 -- 3 -- -- 4th 14 10811
5 Loughborough 5
-- 1 2 1 -- 2nd 14 10785
6 Birmingham 5
-- -- 2 2 -- 6th 8 10497
7 Derby 5
-- -- -- 4 -- 7th 5 9301

 
Novice
Placing University Played 1sts 2nds 3rds 4ths DNS Indoor Champs Points  Total Score
1 Cambridge 5
4 -- -- -- -- 4th 20 9054
2 Warwick 5
1 2 -- 1 -- 1st 18 9079
3 Birmingham 5
2 -- 2 -- -- 2nd 18 8647
4 Oxford 5
-- 2 1 1 -- 3rd 14 7860
5 Nottingham 5
-- 3 1 -- -- 6th 13 8338
6 Loughborough 5
-- -- 1 3 -- 5th 8 6334
7 Derby 5
-- -- 2 2 -- 7th 7 6897

 

2007/08 League Statistics 

  • The average experienced team scores for each club were (to the nearest point)
    • Derby -  1860
    • Birmingham - 2099
    • Loughborough - 2157
    • Nottingham - 2162
    • Cambridge - 2161
    • Oxford - 2189
    • Warwick – 2259
  • Warwick’s is the highest ever average team score from a BUTTS League Year, beating out 2228 (Cambridge 06/07) and 2225 (Loughborough 96/97).
  • Warwick’s record also marks on the 2nd time a university has scored over 2200 in every leg; the other being Cambridge in 06/07.
  • This year also saw 4 Universities break the 2200 barrier; Warwick, Oxford, Nottingham and Loughborough. That’s more clubs in one year than ever before.
  • The average novice team scores for each club were (to the nearest point)
    • Derby - 1379
    • Loughborough - 1267
    • Nottingham - 1668
    • Oxford - 1572
    • Birmingham - 1729
    • Warwick - 1816
    • Cambridge - 1811
  • This year saw only one Novice team break the 2000 mark; Cambridge at Cambridge BUTTS.
  • Warwick’s experienced victory marks the 4th clean sweep (winning all possible legs they could) victory in the history of the league. The others being Cambridge Novices 06/07, Loughborough Experienced 96/97 and Cambridge Novices 96/97.
  • A total of 8 League records have been changed in the course of this season (Experienced Team, Male Barebow, Male Compound Barebow, Male Barebow, Male Novice Longbow, Ladies Recurve Barebow, Ladies Novice Recurve and Ladies Novice Recurve Barebow); more than any other year in the history of the league [obviously barring the first year].
  • A total of 14 records were broken this season; (Team Recurve x2, Gents Longbow x2, Ladies Barebow x2, Ladies Novice x2, Ladies Novice Barebow x3). Again this is more than any other year in the history of the league [obviously barring the first year].
  • This year held host to the 2nd largest leg in BUTTS History; The Indoor Championship 07/08 (held at Loughborough) had 106 archers participating. Losing out to Warwick BUTTS 05/06 with 108 archers.
  • This year marks only the second time (on record) that he league ran with no cancelled legs, and with no teams “no-showing” an event. The other year was 02/03.
  • Three recurve archers scored 580 or above this year; Thom Hutchins (War), Ian Rogers (War) and Alex Lyne (Lboro). The most of any year on record.
  • Seven recurve archers score 570 or above this year; Colin Geenes (Cov), Julie Chenery (War), Thom Hutchins (War), Sam Johnson (Ox), Ian Rogers (War), Phil King (War) and David Longworth (Ox).
  • Eight Novice archers scored 500 or above this year; Richard Osbourne (War), Michelle Huang (War), Lance Halls (Birm), Alex Peters (Cam), Edmund Owen (Cam), Alex Dixon (Cam), Ben Raffield (Birm) and Joe Wright (Nott).
  • The following were the quantities of medals (approx) won by each university:
    • Derby – 10
    • Birmingham – 13
    • Loughborough – 14
    • Nottingham – 15
    • Cambridge – 15
    • Oxford – 16
    • Warwick – 28
  • The average team score required to win a BUTTS leg this season was 2235.
  • The average novice team score required to win a BUTTS leg this season was 1884.
  • The average score required to win a medal as an experienced gent was 562
  • The average score required to win a medal as an experienced lady was 523
  • The average score required to win a medal as a novice gent was 478
  • The average score required to win a medal as a novice lady was 385
  • The average score required to win a BUTTS leg as an experienced gent was 572
  • The average score required to win a BUTTS leg as an experienced lady was 558
  • The average score required to win a BUTTS leg as an novice gent was 505+
  • The average score required to win a BUTTS leg as an novice lady was 463

 

 

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