All posts tagged "Becky Carlson"

  • Quinnipiac rugby overpowers Brown in 85-3 victory

    The Quinnipiac rugby team was dominant in its 85-3 victory over Brown on Saturday afternoon in Hamden. Quinnipiac scored early and often in this one, with five tries in the first half and eight in the second...

    • Posted October 13, 2018
    • 0
  • Bobcats Around the World: ‘Footy’ phenom

    When considering your options for college, most students take their time, spending months scouting out schools and being tedious on where they want to spend their next four years. It couldn’t have been more of the opposite...

    • Posted September 25, 2018
    • 0
  • Dartmouth tops Quinnipiac rugby in 2017 title game rematch

    The Quinnipiac rugby team lost 40-22 to Dartmouth in a rematch of the 2017 NIRA championship Saturday afternoon in Hamden. While Quinnipiac was able to come out on top in that battle last year, it fell to...

    • Posted September 8, 2018
    • 0
  • Harvard spoils Quinnipiac rugby’s season opener

    The Quinnipiac rugby team lost its season opener to Harvard, 32-19, in Hamden on Saturday afternoon. The Bobcats (0-1), fresh off their third consecutive NIRA National Championship, started the 2015 and 2017 seasons 1-1 before winning the...

    • Posted September 1, 2018
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby claims third consecutive national title in championship win over Dartmouth

    Photos by Erin Kane “One, two, three: mission complete!” The Quinnipiac rugby team belted that appropriate chant after defeating the top-seeded Dartmouth Big Green, 29-20, at the Quinnipiac Rugby Field on Sunday afternoon to seal its third...

    • Posted November 19, 2017
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby moves on to NIRA Championship

    Things weren’t looking so good for the No. 2 Quinnipiac rugby team as it was trailing 26-14 after No. 3 Central Washington scored nearly halfway into the second half. But that would be the last time the...

    • Posted November 17, 2017
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby rolls past Norwich in NIRA quarterfinals

    The Quinnipiac rugby team began its pursuit of a third straight national title at the Quinnipiac Rugby Field on Saturday morning. In an opening playoff game on their home field, the Bobcats turned an NIRA quarterfinals matchup...

    • Posted November 11, 2017
    • 0
  • Great Scott!

    The sport of rugby is often thought of as an international game that is played in countries such as Australia, New Zealand and England, to name a few. Although to many, the aggressive and physical sport is...

    • Posted October 24, 2017
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby defeats Central Washington 29-24

    The Quinnipiac rugby team defeated the Central Washington Wildcats in its closest game of the year, 29-24. Junior Emily Roskopf led the team with two tries and senior Ilona Maher converted a try of her own, while...

    • Posted October 22, 2017
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby comes from behind to defeat Penn State

    Two dominant forces of collegiate women’s rugby clashed on Saturday as the Quinnipiac women’s rugby team defeated Penn State 36-27. Quinnipiac senior Rebecca Haight finished the match with three tries, notching 15 total points for the Bobcats....

    • Posted September 23, 2017
    • 0
  • Happy homecoming

    The Black Knights came to Hamden with revenge on their minds after a 65-8 rout at the hands of the Bobcats in last year’s semifinals. What they got was more punishment courtesy of the Bobcats and their...

    • Posted September 2, 2017
    • 0
  • Quinnipiac rugby wins second straight national championship

    Quinnipiac rugby won its second straight national championship on Sunday with a 46-24 victory over Central Washington in the National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) Championship game at the Anderson Rugby Complex in West Point, New York. “The...

    • Posted November 20, 2016
    • 0
  • Rugby looks to repeat as national champions with playoffs approaching

    A small white banner hangs on the wall of Quinnipiac rugby coach Becky Carlson’s office inside the Mount Carmel Campus Recreation Center. It is a National Championship banner from last season to celebrate the Bobcats bringing home...

    • Posted October 27, 2016
    • 0
  • ‘Lo’ and Behold

    It is a beautiful sunny afternoon on Quinnipiac campus, and junior transfer Ilona Maher, or “Lo” as her teammates call her, is in full rugby uniform, making her way out of the Recreation Center. There is no...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
    • 0