Dartmouth is undefeated in the Ivy League, and although the team hasn’t clinched the top seed to playoffs just yet, the Big Green is looking good for a successful first year as a varsity program.
Three stellar matches occurred in the Ivy League this weekend, as the victors won by a combined 21 points.
After a tight first half, Quinnipiac pulled away to beat new varsity program Dartmouth 43-5. The Bobcats improve to 2-1 overall, while the Big Green are 1-1 overall.
American International College won over Dartmotuh in convincing fashion Saturday, beating the top Ivy League team 79-14 in a non-conference clash between the two.
It was a triumphant weekend for the women’s Ivy League. Dartmouth, the third conference team to go varsity, opened up league play with a 77-5 win over Penn today, while Harvard and Brown celebrated important non-conference victories on Saturday.
PRESS RELEASE - Hanover, N.H. — Dartmouth Director of Athletics and Recreation Harry Sheehy announced Thursday the hiring of Katie Dowty as the new head coach for women’s rugby.
PRESS RELEASE — Dartmouth College Director of Athletics and Recreation Harry Sheehy announced that Dartmouth will elevate its women’s rugby team from a club sport to varsity status starting with the 2015-16 academic year.
It was the 35th anniversary of the D.C. Ruggerfest, and clubs from around the country traveled to the nation's capital for one of the largest women-only tournaments in the U.S. Dartmouth made a tour out of the trip south and celebrated its first stop with a tournament trophy.
Following his studies, Walmsley, of Fort Macleod, Canada, hopes to "work as an advocate for human social justice and fairness," according to his Rhodes Scholars profile.
Two conferences are represented in the Northeast region of the USA Rugby Women’s DI College Fall Championship, hosted by ACRA, Round of 16. The Northeast conference sent its first-, second- and fourth-place teams: Norwich, American International College (AIC) and UCONN, respectively. The Ivy League is represented by conference finalist Dartmouth.
A couple more games remain in the Ivy League but it’s essentially over as Dartmouth is again the class of the competition.
Dartmouth remains unbeaten in the Ivy League with a comprehensive 44-10 defeat of Penn Saturday in a weekend that will see both Dartmouth and Princeton play twice.
The Big Green got tries from Ryan Maguire, Zack Fowler, Benji Hannam (who scored two), Chris Oberg, Ollie Engelhart< Max Parker and Michael McDavid.