And you think you have problems with your equipment. Harvard flanker Patrick Holkins took a direct hit to his right ear against Dartmouth in 2006 that demolished his hearing aid. “I accepted that, for safety reasons, I would have to play ‘unaided,’” he says. Meaning, he would play without any ability to hear what was going on at all.
With the tournament dates set and the final arrangements being made including a full final round at the Columbia University’s Baker Field Athletic Complex in Manhattan, New York City, New York, the Ivy Championship looks to be as good as it gets for 2009.Posted: 01/31/2009
Besides Bill Clinton (second row, Oxford, sustained a concussion) and George W. Bush (fullback, Yale, delivered a famous sucker punch), we can add Woodrow 'Tommy' Wilson to the plaque of U.S. presidents who have dallied with rugby.
Brown Women executed a patient, controlled game plan to perfection and beat the women of Army 24-15 to earn the number 1 seed from the Northeast and a third trip to the national championships.Posted: 11/20/2008
Jonesin' for a Monday off from work? Here's what you need - three pals, a round of golf, a couple of pops and a few laughs. Also, a rare chance to play the private Spring Ford Country Club golf course, home to the Philadelphia PGA Championship. All that and support of a great cause. It's a WIN-WIN.
October 13th Set for Inaugural Fight MS Outing Monday, October 13th has been chosen for the inaugural Fight MS golf outing. The outing will be a scramble format with a 12 noon shotgun start at the Spring Ford Country Club in Royersford, PA.Posted: 10/13/2008
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Dear Friend of Brown Men’s Rugby,
The Princeton Rugby site, sponsored by The Friends of Princeton Rugby, features news and information as it relates to both the men's and the women's teams.Posted: 05/28/2008
All eight ivy coaches weighed in to select the 2008 all-ivy squad. A total of 59 players were singled out for their excellence at the 2008 Ivy tournament. Congratulations to all!Posted: 05/19/2008
The Brown University Women’s Rugby team didn’t always enjoy the view from above. It took them 30 years to win the DI Northeast Championship, achieved in 2007 after an undefeated fall regular season.
A total of eleven Ivy League players were selected to the ARN Down Under Rugby All-American Squad. The 11 Ivy players represent three of the eight Ivy League institutions, Dartmouth (7), Harvard (3) and Yale (1). Congratulations to our Ivy All-Americans.Posted: 05/07/2008