The Middlebury website has a feature story on the Middlebury Men’s rugby team qualifying for a third straight semi-final. Check out the full story.
Monthly Archive for April, 2009
Friday, May 1 at 1 PM The MCRC takes on Georgetown in the Division II National Championship Semi-Final. The winner will go on to play either Wisconsin or Miami of Ohio (the other semi-finalists) on Saturday at 3 PM. All games will be played at Stanford University’s Steuber Stadium in Palo Alto, CA.
Check out the eRugbyNews article highlighting Middlebury’s qualification for the Div II men’s final four. Dynamic winger, Ed Cahill ’09 is pictured (and yes tackling players in the air is illegal, though this hit on Eddie was called a “50-50″ ball). Comments from an interview with forwards captain Trey Stewart ’09 are also included – [...]
The MCRC is going to California for the Division II National Championship final four!! We overcame a talented USF team 32 – 17 – again the scoreline makes this very close game look a lot easier than it was. The halftime score was 12 – 3 to Middlebury and soon after the half USF cut [...]
Sunday, April 19 at 11:30 AM, the #3 seed MCRC takes on #6 seed University of South Floridain the Division II National Championship Quarterfinal. Captain Max Levine ’09 returns to the starting line-up as does hooker Chris Mutty ’09.5; freshman Rowan Kelner is back in the fray (on the bench for this game) after a [...]
The scoreline makes the game look a lot easier than it was. Middlebury overcame a big, hard hitting Humboldt State 37 to 13 earlier today and thus qualify for the quarterfinal tomorrow against University of South Florida. Middlebury led from start to finish but Humboldt always threatened…this was easily the hardest team we have played [...]
Saturday, April 18 at 2 PM, the #3 seed MCRC takes on #14 seed Humboldt State from Arcata, CA in the Division II National Championship Round of 16. Inside center and senior Ari Silverman ’09 takes the captain’s armband for the first time leading the backline; 8th man William Trey Stewart ’09 leads the forwards. [...]
Thursday, April 16, 2009: The MCRC at Burlington Airport just before take-off for Sanford, FL, venue of the 2009 National Championship Sweet 16 and Quarterfinals.
by Suzann Stewart P’09 and Bill Yoquinto P”08 In 2007 when the boys played in Lake Mary, Florida, there was an evangelical church group also staying at the hotel. In fact, they prayed for our “hijos”. Walking in the hall one day Bill Yoquinto found a guitar pick on the ground imprinted with what looked [...]
Please note that the scrimmage against Burlington Men’s Club has been cancelled – thus finishes our series of warm up games for the big show in Florida on April 18 and 19.