Women's 2017 Academic All-Ivy Team

The Ivy Rugby Conference would like to offer congratulations to all the talented and dedicated women who were selected as Academic All-Ivy players for Fall 2017.  

Men's 2017 Academic All-Ivy Team

The Ivy Rugby Conference would like to offer congratulations to all the talented young men who have been awarded with the distinction of being named Academic All-Ivy players for Fall 2017.

Moving Forward with Cornell Women's Rugby

The Cornell Women's Rugby Football Club is looking forward to the upcoming spring season. The team hopes to focus on their fitness in an aim to improve their stamina and muscle strength and endurance. Other key focuses for the team throughout the season will be on technique and coordination.

2018 Ivy Rugby Conference AGM

The Ivy Rugby Conference hosted its AGM on Saturday January 27, 2018 at Yale’s Kenney Center. The first order of business after teams appointed their Ivy Directors was deciding on the executive board. Stephen Siano, Ivy Rugby’s 2017 and only president in the history of the conference, was succeeded by Amelia ‘Milli’ Luciano as president of the IRC.

2018 Americas Rugby Championship Schedule & Roster

The USA Eagles rugby team will defend their their title at the 2018 Americas Rugby Championship with three consecutive home matches in California, starting February 3. All five USA Eagles matches will be streamed exclusively live on The Rugby Channel in the United States.  

Dartmouth Finish Second in the NIRA Final

HAMDEN, Conn. – In its first showing at the NIRA National Championship in program history, top-ranked Dartmouth women’s rugby saw three different players score four tries in its 29-20 loss to No. 2 Quinnipiac on Sunday afternoon. Photo courtesy: John and Matt Risley of Freshman Lilly Durbin

Dartmouth Advances to the NIRA Championship

HAMDEN, Conn. – No. 1 Dartmouth women’s rugby edged No. 5 Harvard, 17-12, in the NIRA Semifinal on Friday afternoon, advancing to the national championship for the first time in program history. Photo: Sam Bashaw

Dartmouth Wins Ivy Title

For the eleventh consecutive year Dartmouth Men's Rugby has won the Ivy Title. The time, 2007, at the hands of Harvard in a one game title match.

1942 Harvard Rugby Team Defeats Boston Club to Win Championship

For the fourth straight year the Harvard Rugby Club won the Eastern Rugby League championship when they defeated a surprisingly strong Boston club Saturday, 14 to 0, while Princeton, the Crimson's closest rival for the crown, was being beaten by Yale.

1939 Harvard Ruggers Face Yale, Cornell, Princeton In Bermuda

Crimson rugby players will embark on April 1 for a week's stay in Bermuda where they will play Yale, Princeton, and Cornell during the annual rugby week held there.

Mood Indigo On Upper Alumni Kurt Vonnegut

Mood Indigo On Upper Alumni

Kurt Vonnegut Cornell '44 was also known to write about sports when he was a member of The Sun news board. At least when the spirit moved him. In 1941, the Cornell rugby team was having a particularly tough time of it, and Vonnegut pointed out the problem in this column from May 1, 1941.