On Saturday, the men’s rugby club traveled to New Brunswick to take on Rutgers in a spirited local affair. Having not played for the last few years, the teams were looking to rekindle the local rivalry between these two teams and the game lived up to the hype.Posted: 09/30/2019
Brown wins 22 to 17 against Cornell. Team spirit and camaraderie are high in this group with some in contention for first XV play, but all playing well together.
The Cornell team was led by team captain Deena Scoville ‘20 and Kayla deLuze ‘21. Both teams fought exceptionally well and capitalized on each other’s mistakes to score tries all over the field.Posted: 09/30/2019
In a preseason matchup, Yale Men traveled to NYC to take on Columbia University. Columbia came out ahead by a score of 10-0.Posted: 09/24/2019
Columbia came into the Bear’s lair with high hopes but on a very warm, sunny and dry day Brown dashed any chance the Lion’s might have had. This writer has seen a marked improvement in teamwork and support which came together in the second half today. The starting XV had but 4 seniors and behind this team is bench that provides able support.Posted: 09/23/2019
Yale defeated Cornell in what was described by a Yale player as a "fun match." Tries were scored everywhere with Cornell taking the win by a score of 46 to 34. Yale Women scored some great team tries so a lot to be positives came out of their trip to upstate NY.Posted: 09/23/2019
Columbia was short of players for the second XV and Brown had an abundance of ruggers that wanted a match. The result was Brown lending several players to the Columbia team and Brown still able to field two teams.
The Yale Women's team had a fun match at Cornell. Tries were scored everywhere with Cornell taking the win 46-34. Yale scored some great team tries so a lot to be positive about from the trip north. Yale heads to UPenn next weekend for a 3.00pm kick off in Penn Park.Posted: 09/23/2019