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 [...]
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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 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 [...]