The Legend of John Heisman

Greg Johnson, Managing Editor of Penn Today wrote an awesome article about the history of Penn Law alumnus, John Heisman. Heisman was a former player and coach on the University of Pennsylvania football team.

Princeton Wins Ivy Rugby Conference Women's Club Championships

Princeton Won's Rugby defeated Penn Saturday to win the Ivy Rugby Conference Club championship.

11th Straight Ivy Championship for Dartmouth

The Dartmouth Men's Rugby squad (@DartmouthRugby) defeated Brown University rugby (@BrownRugby) by a score of 37 to 7 to win its 11th straight Ivy Rugby Conference Championship (@IvyRugby) this past weekend at the Big Ds home pitch in Hanover New Hampshire.

Harvard Women’s Rugby Advances to NIRA Semifinals, Runs Past American International 54-7

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's rugby team (7-1) finished the home slate undefeated, taking down American International (4-4), 54-7. The Crimson advances to the NIRA semifinals with the victory. 

Top-Seeded Big Green Win NIRA Quarterfinal Match Against Bears

HANOVER, N.H. – No. 1 seeded Dartmouth women's rugby had a 75-15 victory No. 8 Brown in the NIRA Quarterfinal at Brophy Field on Saturday. The Big Green improved to 7-1 overall and advanced to the semifinal, while the Bears saw their season end with a 2-5 mark.

Brown and Dartmouth Win in Ivy Semis

The Ivy Rugby Conference Semi-finals took place today as Dartmouth hosted Yale and Brown traveled to Penn. Dartmouth and Brown came away winners.

Big Green defeats Bears 44-nil

Dartmouth is still the Ivy Conference team to beat as the Big Green defeated the Bears 44-0, inflicting Brown’s only First XV loss to date this season. Although the result is disappointing, the score does not reflect Brown’ early effort and competitiveness on the day.

Harvard Ivy League Champions

HANOVER, N.H. – The Harvard women's rugby team (6-1) defeated unbeaten Dartmouth (6-1), 12-3. With the win, the Crimson earned the second Ivy tournament championship in program history.

Ivy Women 

GP 
Pts 
 PtsF 
 PtsA 
Princeton  20  358 24 
Columbia 4 2 2 0 11 174 141
Yale 3 2 1 0 6 50 199
Penn 3 1 2 0 5 61 171
Cornell 2 0 2 0 0 15 123

 

Ivy Women's 2018 Fall Schedule »

NIRA Teams: Brown, Dartmouth, Harvard
See: National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) website »

North 

GP 
Pts 
 PtsF 
 PtsA 
Dartmouth  5 5 25 348 19 
Brown 5 4 1 0 20 168 94
Yale 5 3 2 0 15 192 111
Harvard 5 2 3 0 12 141 144

South 

GP
W
L
T
Pts 
 PtsF 
 PtsA 
Penn 5 3 2 0 14 121 139
Princeton 5 2 3 0 10 114 116
Columbia 5 1 4 0 5 48 238
Cornell 5 0 5 0 0 30 296

 

Men's 2018 Fall Schedule »

Brown women's rugby team was defeated by Dartmouth, 98-7

Brown Women’s Rugby Falls at Dartmouth

HANOVER, N.H. – The Brown women's rugby team was defeated by Dartmouth, 98-7, on Saturday afternoon at Brophy Field. Freshman Zy Thomas (Fairfield, Calif.) registered a try for the Bears.

Photo: John and Matt Risley

Top-Ranked Big Green Down Bears in Home Opener

HANOVER, N.H. – No. 1 Dartmouth women's rugby had a dominating win over No. 9 Brown in its home opener at Brophy Field on Saturday, taking down the Bears by a score of 98-7. The Big Green improved to 3-0 and had its first Ivy Rugby win, while the Bears dipped to 1-1.

Harvard women's rugby team (2-0) captured its second win of the season by defeating Army West Point (0-1), 28-17

Harvard Women’s Rugby Starts Fast and Defeats Army West Point, 28-17

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's rugby team (2-0) captured its second win of the season by defeating Army West Point (0-1), 28-17, in the team's home opener. Senior Jenny Kronish led the team with a try, two conversions and three field goals. Freshman Sofie Fella and senior Caitlin Weigel added two tries in the victory. 

Brown women's rugby team opened the 2018 15s season with a 26-19 victory over Sacred Heart

Brown Women’s Rugby Defeats Sacred Heart, 26-19

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women's rugby team opened the 2018 15s season with a 26-19 victory over Sacred Heart on Saturday afternoon at Marvel Field.