2011 Women's Rugby News

November 12, 2011
Women's Rugby Defeated By West Chester In Season Finale, 29-3
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team was defeated by West Chester, 29-3, in the team’s final game of the regular season on Saturday afternoon in West Chester, Pa. Quinnipiac finishes the season with a 3-6-1 overall record, while West Chester improves to 5-1.

November 11, 2011
Women's Rugby Visits West Chester In Season Finale On Saturday, Nov. 12
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team (3-5-1) (3-2-1 MetNY) travels to face West Chester (4-1) (4-1 Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union) in its final game of the regular season on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m.

November 6, 2011
Women's Rugby Defeated By Eastern Illinois, 66-3
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team fell to Eastern Illinois, 66-3, on Sunday afternoon at Lakeside Field in Charleston, Ill. The loss drops Quinnipiac’s record to 3-5-1 overall, while Eastern Illinois keeps its record unblemished, improving to 9-0 on the season.

November 5, 2011
Women's Rugby Travels To Face Eastern Illinois On Sunday, Nov. 6 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team (3-4-1) (3-2-1 MetNY) heads out on the road when it travels to face Eastern Illinois (8-0) on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 12 p.m.

October 23, 2011
Women's Rugby Earns Draw With SUNY Stony Brook On Senior Day, 11-11
On senior day at Quinnipiac Rugby Field, the Quinnipiac women’s rugby team came back to tie fellow MetNY opponent SUNY Stony Brook, 11-11, on Sunday afternoon in Hamden, Conn. Quinnipiac’s record now stands at 3-2-1 in conference play (3-4-1 overall), while Stony Brook’s record moves to 2-2-2 both in the MetNY and on the season overall.

October 22, 2011
Women's Rugby Hosts SUNY Stony Brook On Senior Day Sunday, Oct. 23 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team (3-4) (3-2 MetNY) hosts SUNY Stony Brook in its final home game of the season on Sunday, Oct. 23 at 12 p.m. Prior to Sunday’s game, Quinnipiac will honor its three graduating seniors Alysha Andrews (Leola, Pa.), Stephanie Hasher (Bayport, N.Y.) and Megan McClintock (Abington, Mass.).

October 19, 2011
Women's Rugby Runs Away With 49-0 Victory Over Hofstra
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team earned its greatest margin of victory of the season against Hofstra, shutting out the Pride, 49-0, on Wednesday evening in Hempstead, N.Y. Sophomore Diana Poulsen (Dover, N.J.) and junior Megan Hannemann (Manchester, N.H.) each scored two tries for Quinnipiac, which improved its record to 3-4 overall and 3-2 in MetNY action. With the loss Hofstra falls to 0-5, both overall and in MetNY action, on the season.

October 18, 2011
Women's Rugby Travels To Face Hofstra On Wednesday, Oct. 19 At 8 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team (2-4) (2-2 MetNY) travels to face MetNY opponent Hofstra (0-4 MetNY) on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 8 p.m.

October 15, 2011
Women's Rugby Falls To Eastern Illinois, 33-5
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team was defeated by Eastern Illinois, 33-5, on Saturday afternoon at Quinnipiac Rugby Field. The loss drops the Bobcats’ record to 2-4 overall on the season, while the Panthers improve to a perfect 6-0.

October 14, 2011
Women's Rugby Hosts Eastern Illinois On Saturday, Oct. 15 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team (2-3) (2-2 MetNY) hosts fellow Division I opponent Eastern Illinois (5-0) on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 12 p.m. at Quinnipiac Rugby Field.

October 8, 2011
Women's Rugby Falls To Vassar, 38-5
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team lost a MetNY Conference match-up against Vassar College, 38-5, at the Quinnipiac Rugby Field in Hamden, Conn. With the loss, Quinnipiac drops to 2-3 overall and 2-2 in MetNY play while Vassar improves to 2-2 overall and in the MetNY.

October 7, 2011
Women's Rugby Hosts Vassar On Saturday, Oct. 8 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team hosts MetNY opponent Vassar on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 12 p.m. The Bobcats are coming off their second-straight victory following their 23-7 home-opening win over SUNY New Paltz on Sunday, Oct. 2.

October 2, 2011
Women's Rugby Wins Home Opener Against Marist, 23-7
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team defeated MetNY opponent Marist, 23-7, in its home-opener on Sunday afternoon in Hamden, Conn. With their second-consecutive victory, the Bobcats improve to 2-2 overall and 2-1 in MetNY action, while Marist falls to 1-2, both in the conference and overall.

September 30, 2011
Women's Rugby Hosts First Regular Season Game Against Marist On Sunday, Oct. 2 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team hosts the first regular season game of its inaugural 2011 season against Marist on Sunday, Oct. 2 at 12 p.m.

September 25, 2011
Women's Rugby Earns First-Ever Victory With 15-5 Win Over SUNY New Paltz
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team earned the program’s first-ever victory with a 15-5 win over SUNY New Paltz on Sunday afternoon. Quinnipiac improves to 1-2 on the season, while New Paltz falls to 1-1-1.

September 24, 2011
Women's Rugby Travels To Face New Paltz Sunday, Sept. 25 At 12 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team faces MetNY opponent SUNY New Paltz on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 12 p.m. at New Paltz Turf Field.

September 18, 2011
Women's Rugby Defeated By Eastern Illinois, 24-0
Despite holding the Eastern Illinois squad scoreless through the first thirty minutes of play, the Quinnipiac women’s rugby team was unable to contain the Panthers for the entire match and fell, 24-0, in the first-ever meeting between two Division I women’s rugby programs on Sunday afternoon at Lakeside Field. The Bobcats fall to 0-2 on the season, while the Panthers improve to 3-0 on the season.

September 17, 2011
Bobcats Visit Eastern Illinois In First-Ever Division I Women's Rugby Contest Sunday, Sept. 18 At 1 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team faces Eastern Illinois in what will be the first-ever meeting between two Division I women’s rugby programs, on Sunday, Sept. 18 at 1 p.m.

September 11, 2011
Quinnipiac Women's Rugby Falls To Rutgers In Season Opener
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team lost to Rutgers in its first-ever regular season contest, 51-0, on Sunday, Sept. 11. The Bobcats begin the season with an 0-1 record, while the Scarlett Knights improve to 1-0 on the season.

September 10, 2011
Women's Rugby Opens Inaugural Season On The Road Against Rutgers Sunday, Sept. 11 At 3 PM
The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team kicks off its inaugural season with a road contest against Rutgers on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 3 p.m.