A sloppy first half made way for a dominant naval second as the Midshipmen beat Air Force, 46-7, in the sixth annual meeting for the Lt. Colonel Kevin M. Shea Memorial Cup. At the Prusmack Rugby Complex in Annapolis, Md., the match was close at halftime, but Navy exploded for four tries in the first 20 minutes of the second half. Navy’s imposing defense led the way for the victory to bring back... Read More
In a flip from last week, it was the away teams’ turn to win as the visitors went 6-0 this weekend in the D1A Liberty Conference. Iona, Syracuse, and Cortland remained undefeated in their divisions and Delaware (2-1), Binghamton (3-1), and Rhode Island (1-1) picked up wins. Most of the matches were not close as the winning teams outscored their opponents by a total of 168 points.
Iona at Fordham... Read More
Seven matches in the D1A Big Ten and Rocky Mountain highlighted this past weekend. Indiana, Michigan State, Wisconsin, and Michigan were the winners in the Big Ten while Air Force and Utah State were victorious in the Rocky Mountain. In non-conference play in the Rockies, Utah defeated Colorado State in its first match of the season.
Although not as dramatic as last week, Indiana needed... Read More
With three games on the slate in the D1A Rugby East, the schedule saw a slugfest between two powerhouses, a team pick up its first win, and a blowout in Buffalo. On Saturday, Penn State proved it is the team to beat in East with a 54-24 win over Kutztown, St. Bonaventure notched its first victory beating Wheeling Jesuit, and Notre Dame College clobbered Buffalo on the road.
Kutztown at Penn State... Read More
The scores speak for themselves this weekend as nearly 50 matches were played to the top competitive divisions of rugby.
In D1A, Penn State posted a 30-point win against Kutztown to assert itself as the team to beat in the Rugby East. Also in the conference, NDC and St. Bonaventure picked up victories over Buffalo and Wheeling Jesuit, respectively.
Indiana survived another Big Ten test with a... Read More
It was a difficult weekend to be on the road in D1A Liberty Conference. Colgate, Cortland, Syracuse, Tufts, and Delaware defended their home turfs with victories while Northeastern and Iona were the only teams able to win on the road.
Rutgers at Delaware
Searching for its first win of the fall, Delaware earned a convincing 45-15 victory over Rutgers on Friday night in Newark, Del. After Rutgers... Read More
Early season D1A rugby rages with four games in the Big Ten and Rocky Mountain Conferences. In the Big Ten, Indiana fought off Wisconsin, 53-43, in the game of the day and Michigan State handled Minnesota, 36-22. In the Rockies, Colorado State ran past Utah State, 52-12, while Colorado clipped Wyoming, 38-15.
Indiana escaped with a win in Madison, Wis. over the Badgers, 53-43, in an... Read More
A wild weekend in the Rugby East saw Notre Dame College score the biggest victory in D1A this season and Penn State and Kutztown continue to rock the competition before their head-to-head clash this Saturday.
Army at Notre Dame College
Celebrating homecoming in South Euclid, Ohio, NDC brought their fans what they wanted, a big win versus a top-ranked opponent. Army ventured to Ohio looking to... Read More
With nearly 50 top collegiate and club matches over the weekend, there were blowouts, upsets, and intense new chapters to rivalries that unfolded. Notre Dame College, Indiana, Cortland, Davenport, and Utah Valley were the big winners in college while Metropolis, Norfolk, and Glendale stay undefeated in DI Club.
After beating its first two Rugby East opponents by a combined score of 117-20, Army... Read More
In a busy college weekend across the country, there were a couple of blowouts in the Big Ten and three close matches in the D1AA Chesapeake.
The seventh-ranked Indiana took care of business at home to the tune of an 82-20 win over Purdue. The Boilermakers got out to an early three-point lead, but it didn’t take the Hoosiers long to take control of this match. Flyhalf Alexander Dorrier... Read More