All posts tagged "rugby"

  • The wizard of Haz

    Her season is almost over, but her journey has just begun. Quinnipiac freshman Mckenna Haz grew up in Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia playing a variety of sports other than rugby. Most crucially, she played soccer and developed...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Autumn outlook

    The start of the school year means the start of fall sports. While the weather might not feel like autumn quite yet, the sports programs are already shifting into gear. The men’s and women’s soccer and cross...

    • Posted August 28, 2018
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  • 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
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  • Quinnipiac rugby beats Norwich 52-7

    The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team defeated Norwich University 52-7 in its second home game in two years, on Saturday. Senior Margaret Wesolowski and freshman Layla Scott led the way for the Bobcats, as they were able to...

    • Posted September 17, 2017
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  • 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
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  • Women’s rugby beats American International 38-34

    Quinnipiac women’s rugby defeated American International College (AIC) 38-34 on a cold Saturday afternoon at the Southington High School turf field. The Senior Day win marked the end of an era and would be the last official...

    • Posted October 29, 2016
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  • Op-Ed: Inequality for women’s sports must be addressed

    Inequality is not something to shrug away. It is not something to simply claim as “the way things are.” And most importantly, nobody should be abused or defied for speaking up about inequality. For the players on...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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  • Catholic Rugby Crew hosts charity game

    The Catholic Rugby Crew hosted a charity game on Sunday, April 10 in which they invited New Blue Rugby and the University of Hartford rugby teams to play each other in effort to raise money for Lauren’s...

    • Posted April 12, 2016
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  • New Blue Rugby to release annual calendar

    For the past two years the unaffiliated New Blue Rugby team has been creating a “sexy” calendar to create revenue for the team, senior co-captain PJ Ruttura said. The team is made up of Quinnipiac students who...

    • Posted March 1, 2016
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  • Rugby falls to Central Washington

    This Sunday, Quinnipiac women’s rugby played host to the Central Washington Wildcats. Following their 53-7 victory over Brown in their last outing, the Bobcats were looking to keep things going. Despite a valiant effort, fighting from behind...

    • Posted October 18, 2015
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