Women’s Rugby Preps for Rematch Against Quinnipiac

Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
Photo Courtesy: Gil Talbot
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women's rugby team (2-1) prepares for a midseason rematch against Quinnipiac (2-2) on Saturday October 6. The team is set for a 12 p.m. kickoff at Mignone Field. 

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What to Know

  • This is the second meeting of the two teams in 2018, after the Crimson opened the season with a 32-19 victory against the Bobcats.
  • In the first matchup this season, the Crimson had tries from senior Caitlin Weigel, sophomores Sarah Lipson and Milan Roberts, and first-year's Sofie Fella and Cassidy Bargell.
  • First-year Sofie Fella will look to continue her try streak against Quinnipiac as she has scored in all three of the Crimson's games this season.  
  • Last time the Crimson played at Mignone Field, the team defeated Army West Point 28-17. Senior Jenny Kronish contributed 18 points in the game.  

At the Helm
Harvard Head Coach Mel Denham is in her second season with the team. In her inaugural season, she posted a 21-14-1 record across 15s and 7s play. 

Next Up
The Crimson's three game homestand continues with a Saturday tilt against Notre Dame College on Saturday Oct. 13 at 11:00 a.m. broadcast on ESPN+.