2019-20 Women's Rugby Headlines

  • Women’s Rugby Comes Up Short Against Army West Point, 34-10
    September 07, 2019
    Continuing its season on the road, the Crimson came up short, 34-10 at Army West Point. Harvard now moves to 1-1 on the year.
  • Women's Rugby Travels to New York to Take on Army West Point
    September 05, 2019
    The Harvard women’s rugby team (1-0) will continue its road trip in New York this Saturday, Sept. 7, against Army West Point. The game is set to kickoff at noon and will be broadcast on…
  • Women’s Rugby Dominates Quinnipiac in Season Opener, 57-10
    August 31, 2019
    Harvard women’s rugby (1-0) opened the season with a bang after a 57-10 win over Quinnipiac (0-1). The Crimson followed a score by Quinnipiac with 45 unanswered points.
  • Women’s Rugby Set to Open Season at Quinnipiac
    August 29, 2019
    The Harvard women’s rugby team is set to hit the road to kick off its season against Quinnipiac on Saturday, Aug. 31. The game is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. and will be broadcast on Quinnipiac All-Access.
  • Harvard ESPN+ Schedule Begins Sept. 4 
    August 22, 2019
    The Ivy League is entering into the second year of its long-term relationship with ESPN, which will see broadcasts across a variety of ESPN platforms. This includes coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs on ESPN linear networks and ESPN+. Additional general information about the relationship between the Ivy League and ESPN+ is available here: http://www.ivyleaguenetwork.com/. 
  • Harvard To Host 2019 NIRA National Championships
    August 12, 2019
    With the 2019 season just a few weeks away, Harvard women’s rugby has announced it will be hosting the 2019 NIRA national championships. All three national games will take place Sunday, November, 17.
  • Women’s Rugby Shines with Under-20 National Team Squads, Leads Country with Four on Collegiate All-American Team
    July 31, 2019
    Excelling on a national stage before they return to Cambridge, four Harvard women’s rugby student-athletes were placed on the Collegiate All-American roster, while three competed in the under-20 Tri Nations Cup in England.
  • Women's Rugby Names Braaten Assistant Coach
    July 17, 2019
    Coming off a record season of two Ivy titles, a 15s national championship appearance and bronze medal at 7s nationals, Harvard women’s rugby head coach Mel Denham has added two-time world cup competitor Sylvia Braaten to the coaching staff.
  • Women’s Rugby Unveils Class of 2023
    July 12, 2019
    Combining with a talented group of returning players, Harvard women’s rugby has revealed its incoming class of eight first-year student-athletes: Darby Eck, Kim Hartung, Lucy Jacobsen, Heidi Lucas, Brogan Mior, Achele Ochada, Alex Pipkin and Jordan Roe.
  • Women’s Rugby Announces 2019 Slate
    June 12, 2019
    After a strong 15s season that led to an appearance in the National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) Championship, the Harvard women’s rugby team has revealed its 2019 schedule. The team will have two home matchups at Mignone Field, both broadcast on ESPN+.