No experience required! Whether you’ve played rugby for years or if you have never even picked up a rugby ball The Middlebury College Men’s Rugby Club (The MCRC) would like to welcome you to the world’s premier contact sport! Now competing in Division I-AA, The MCRC is one of the strongest rugby programs in the [...]
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Middlebury Rugby had an outstanding showing at the recent 7′s National Championship in College Station, Texas. After only about 5 hours of practice (total!) to prepare, the MCRC faced off against perennial collegiate power Cal in the first match. The team goal for the first day of the tournament was to win one game, but [...]
The sun was shining but Middlebury made it rain. Where to begin…1st try of the game came within 59 seconds of the opening kick-off. The most impressive part of Middlebury’s performance was their ability to keep up the pressure throughout – playing 80 minutes of smart, tactically sound, champagne rugby. It’s easy for the dominant [...]
Middlebury had this away game wrapped up by the end of the half leading 45 – 0 after 40 minutes. 9 tries for the Blue with a hatrick in the first half coming from backs captain Eddie “Laser” Cahill. Forwards captain Chris Mutty also got in on the scoring as did 9 man Don Song [...]