Friday, May 24th
Women’s Rugby: Tri-state 7’s Championship. Bard & Marist Form “Barist” Team to Compete In Championship
Poughkeepsie, NY (04/14/2019) — For the third consecutive weekend, the Bard Men’s Rugby team loaded into a van on Sunday morning and made the trek down 9G to Vassar College. The Vassar Farm has become a home away from home for Bard this semester, although their hosts have not played nicely, defeating the Reds both previous visits. On the final play of their last game this Sunday, however, Bard punched in a try and a successful conversion gave them a much-deserved 21-19 victory over Vassar.
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY (04/13/2019) — Last fall, Manhattanville visited Bard and defeated the hosts handily in a game of 12s; this spring, the script was flipped. With a slip ‘n’ slide for a field and the temperatures pushing 80 degrees, revenge was best served wet and hot as Bard ran the score up to 29-0 after … Continue reading Bard Manhandles Manhattanville & Defeats Drew On Home Turf
Poughkeepsie, NY (04/07/2019) – With pristine conditions for early April, Bard joined fifteen other collegiate 7s teams from the tri-state area for the spring championship. The Raptor ruggers came in with confidence, having beaten SUNY New Paltz’s “B” side the weekend before and lost closely to Marist’s “B” side. Bard was in a pool with … Continue reading Low Kickoff Retention Rate & Missed Tackles Undo Bard in Tri-State 7s Championship
Poughkeepsie, NY – The last day of March marked the first time the Bard College Men pulled on their jerseys for official rugby matches during the 2018-19 school year. A constant rain fell throughout the afternoon as five local colleges clashed in Poughkeepsie at Vassar’s Hudson Valley 7s Tournament in preparation for next weekend’s Conference … Continue reading Bard Shows Steady Growth and Earns First Win in Hudson Valley 7s Tournament