Tag Archives: Rutland Rugby

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July 30, 2015

Rutland wins game before Can-Am tournament

By Maxx Steinmetz

In the final game leading up to the annual Can-Am rugby tournament held in Saranac and Lake Placid, Rutland hosted a Bennington/Black River (Ludlow) combined side dubbed the “Green Mountain Boys” in preparation for their games on Aug. 1.

In a game…

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July 16, 2015

Roosters steal win from Wolfpack

By Maxx Steinmetz

After a three week hiatus, including the Fourth of July weekend, the Rutland Roosters held their first home game since holding their annual Keith Page Memorial Rugby Invitational.

This game was the first of a three game series leading up to the…

Black River edges Roosters
Sports
June 17, 2015

Black River edges Roosters

By Kate Troy

Saturday, June 13, marked the last away game of the spring season for the Rutland Roosters rugby team; they visited Black River Rugby Football Club of Ludlow, Vt.

Without a referee assigned by the New England Rugby Referee Society, it…

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June 4, 2015

Rutland loses 26-10 against Mountaineers

By Maxx Steinmetz

For the first time in two years the Rutland Roosters rugby football club made the two and a half hour trip to play Saranac Lake’s Mountaineers for the home team’s season opener. The shorthanded Roosters had to borrow some Saranac players as…

On the rugby pitch: Rutland edges out Bennington
Sports
May 21, 2015

On the rugby pitch: Rutland edges out Bennington

By Kate Troy

Rutland;s Captain, Pete “Pepsi”Dayton breaks away from the Bennington defense to score the final try of his hat-trick

By Maxx Steinmetz

On a hot and humid Saturday morning, May 16, Rutland traveled down to…

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May 7, 2015

Support your local hooker!

By Kate Troy

A Rutland player charges Mad River RFC’s defense in the 2014 Keith Page Memorial Rugby Invitional final.

Rugby tournament to benefit Silver Towers camp

May 9 at 8 a.m. — WEST RUTLAND — Rutland Roosters…

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Sports
November 25, 2014

Rucking and rolling

On Nov.15, Rutland Rugby hosted their last game of the 2014 home season against the Bennington Battle. With open play hotly contested, both sides were still in the game at the end of the first half. Rutland’s bench was too deep, however, and the hosts…

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September 25, 2014

Rutland rugby team wins at home

By Maxx Steinmetz

Rutland Rugby hosted a home game, on Sept. 20, against Berkshire, last year’s division 4 champions. The week prior, the Rutland Roosters suffered their first defeat of the season to Mad River in Stowe. Meanwhile, Berkshire put up an impressive 132-15 display…

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September 17, 2014

Rutland Rugby drowns against Mad River

By Maxx Steinmetz

On Saturday, Sept. 13, Rutland traveled to Stowe to play Division 3 relegates, Mad River/Stowe in the second week of the regular season.

Despite a strong opening 20 minutes, Rutland could not convert their efforts into points  until the second half when…