4 Results for month: 05/2012

Lady Rats | NERFU Champs

For the second consecutive year, Charles River Women’s Rugby Football Club has taken the DIII cup at the annual NERFU championship, this time overcoming Springfield and North Shore at the annual Newport, Rhode Island tournament.  The Lady Rats put on two strong performances, defeating Springfield 25-5 on Saturday afternoon, and North Shore 15-0 on ... More

Final Regular Season Match in Burlington VT

A four-hour drive, an unusual lineup, and a weighty size mismatch helped cage the Rats last weekend as they traveled to Burlington, Vermont to take on the “Burly Girls”.  The loss marked the first time the fledgling D-II Charles River squad failed to register a “W” during weekend play this season.  Their only other loss came in a round-robin ... More

Rats victorious in Springfield

Charles River again took to the road, traveling to Springfield for a morning match with the Rifles.  River catapulted out of the gate, scoring in the first minute on an adept switch between flyhalf Alex Schmidt and inside center Amanda Martin.  Fullback Maegan Hoover capped the try with a 2-point conversion.  The Lady Rats rested on their early score, ... More

River takes on Amoskeag

On April 28, the Rats rode to a Pembroke, New Hampshire pitch with chilled, whipping winds.  Charles River took the field well-organized and aggressive, controlling rucks early and pressuring Amoskeag’s back line unhesitatingly.  After a multi-phase drive, Anne “Wales” Beaumont got the scoring started for the Lady Rats, pulling down a try as she ... More