Women’s Rugby Prepares for Ivy Championship against Dartmouth

Photo Courtesy: Matt Wolverton
Photo Courtesy: Matt Wolverton

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.– The Harvard women's rugby team (5-1) will look to take down rival Dartmouth (6-0) in the Ivy Championship on Saturday, October 27 at 12 p.m. at Brophy Field.

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What to Know

  • The Crimson comes into the game on a three-game win streak, getting past Quinnipiac, Notre Dame College and Brown at Mignone Field.
  • Harvard and Dartmouth meet for the third consecutive season in the Ivy League Championship. 
  • First-year Sofie Fella comes into the game with tries in five of the last six matches.
  • Senior's Jenny Kronish and Caitlin Weigel lead the team with six tries on the season. 

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. This is her second straight Ivy Championship game. 

Up Next
The Crimson will move to the National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA), which begin on Nov. 10.