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 [...]
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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 [...]
In the first tune-up of the spring season, The MCRC traveled to Hamilton, NY and defeated Colgate twice on a beautiful spring day. With many new faces in the line-up, especially in the backline, Middlebury dominated from the start en route to a 34-7 victory. The B-side continued the overpowering play begun by the first [...]
In a mid-season exhibition game The MCRC played their best rugby of the year so far beating Division I U-Conn by 42 points. Incredible kicking and running by the Middlebury backline had the Huskies pinned back in their own half for most of the game. Full report available below: It was a difficult start for [...]
Due to the restructuring of NERFU following the breakaway of the Ivys to form an Ivy league, The MCRC will not have a regular season game coming weekend (October 3rd). However, we will be playing Division I side UConn as we aim to keep the team firing on all cylinders and to work some new [...]