Women’s Rugby Takes NSCRO Nationals

Women’s Rugby Takes NSCRO Nationals

By MAX PADILLA

May 9, 2019

This was a record season for the Middlebury College Women’s Rugby Club. On Saturday April 6, they competed in the Rugby Northeast 7’s tournament. The ladies tore up the field, winning three matches, allowing them to compete against one of the best teams in the nation: Bentley University.   The game was nerve-racking, the score tied...

MCRC Rolls, Women Falter at Bowdoin

MCRC Rolls, Women Falter at Bowdoin

By Owen Teach

September 25, 2013

With only six conference games on its regular season schedule, the Middlebury College Rugby Club (MCRC) knew that an automatic berth into November’s DI-AA National Tournament – granted to the first-place finisher in the East Coast Rugby Conference (ECRC) – would likely be determined by a series...

MCRC, MCWRC Defeat Conference Rivals

By Tom Clayton

October 31, 2012

The men’s and women’s rugby clubs both won handily over the weekend. The men’s side beat visiting American International College (AIC) 48-19, and will advance toward the season’s final two matches with a 5-0 record. The women defeated Bates on the road, 59-5, in the final regular season match. The...

Men’s Rugby Drops 91 on Albany; Women Shut Out Williams

Men’s Rugby Drops 91 on Albany; Women Shut Out Williams

By Tom Clayton

October 24, 2012

The Middlebury Men’s Rugby Club (MCRC) emerged victorious in their match Saturday against the University of Albany, 91-7, while the Middlebury Women’s Rugby Club (MCWRC) blanked Williams on the road 39-0. Due to heavy rain over the course of the week prior to the match, the game was moved to Essex...

Women’s Rugby Defeats Amherst in Home Opener

By Tom Clayton

October 3, 2012

The Middlebury College Women’s Rugby Club (MCWRC) shut out visiting Amherst 36-0 on Saturday, Sept. 29. The home match, played on a soggy field under windy skies, was the MCWRC’s first win in three tries this fall. The side held Amherst scoreless, and improved its record to 1-2. “Our effectiveness...

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