On Saturday, April 27 The MCRC took the pitch for the Round of 16 National Championship match against St. Bonaventure. Both teams were making their debut in the DI-AA National playoffs, and both teams were looking to make their mark. Middlebury came out strong and dominated both possession and territory, but were unable to convert […]
Monthly Archive for April, 2013
USA Rugby announced slightly modified kick off times for the playoff action this weekend in Pittsburgh. Middlebury will kick off against St. Bonaventure at 12:30pm on Saturday, April 27. Sunday’s match time is 10:45am, against either Dartmouth or Pittsburgh.
On a sunny but cold and windy day The MCRC traveled north to St. Michael’s College. The Middlebury B and C sides faced off against St. Mike’s A and B sides over 120 minutes of rugby (three 40 minute periods). The Boys in Blue ran in 10 tries on the day, converting four, while holding […]
USA Rugby has announced the playoff brackets for the 2013 DI-AA National Playoffs. Middlebury will play St. Bonaventure at 12:30pm on Saturday, April 27 in the Round of 16, while Pitt and Dartmouth square off at the same time. The winners of the Saturday matches meet in the National Quarterfinal on Sunday, April 28 at […]
The MCRC played a depleted Burlington Men’s Rugby Club yesterday, and ran in eight tries en route to a dominating 53-7 victory. Captain Ben Stasiuk ’13.5 scored the lone forwards try, while five different backs touched down for scores. High School All-American Jake “How’s my hair?” Feury ’16 led all scoring with 23 points, scoring […]
Citing lack of school support Brockport informed Middlebury on Monday that they would be unable to travel to Vermont for the scheduled match on 4/13. With our fields under snow, we wondered how we would find an opponent on such short notice. Fortunately, our new friends, The Burlington Men’s Rugby Club, will be hosting us […]
Unfortunately, the much anticipated blast from the past clash with Coast Guard on 4/6 was cancelled by Coast Guard, who cited budget concerns. Fortunately, the Burlington Men’s Rugby Club was also looking for a match to tune up for their spring season. The cold spring sun shone down on Youngman Field, as 30 men took […]