Rugby Ramblings

 
 

Developmental XV finish season 1-3, much improved, future = BRIGHT!

Belmont’s Developmental XV, composed on 1st year players, played two matches in 4 days to end their 2015 campaign. On Friday, the 8th of May, Belmont travelled to Westwood to tussle with Xaverian. The match began physically with Xaverian running in three early tries to Belmont’s one. The hosts’ tries were scored from the wing [...]

 

Belmont end regular season 5-1 (4-1) with convincing 34-7 defeat of Xaverian; 2nd XV finish 5-0-1 with big win

May 6, 2015 Belmont, MA The Belmont Rugby Club’s 1st XV finished their regular season with a strong performance, defeating a physical and strong Xaverian team 34-7. The win secures Belmont a 1st round bye in the state playoffs and the right to host a playoff semi-final match. The game started at a frenetic pace [...]

 

Belmont defeat St. John’s Prep; 2nd XV roll; Dev XV drop a close one to BCH

Read about Belmont’s win over St. John’s Prep HERE and watch it HERE. The 2nd XV defeated SJP 24-12 on Wednesday while the Developmental XV dropped another tight contest to Boston College High 14-24 Friday night.

 

Belmont drop to 3-1 (2-1), edged by BC High. 2nd XV draw.

April 15th Dorchester, MA Belmont lost, for the first time this season, to a very well drilled Boston College High School team 7-20. The game, competitive and physical from whistle to whistle, was close until the Eagles put in a late try with roughly 5 minutes left and sealing the match. Belmont never lead in [...]

 

Belmont defeat Needham, move to 3-0. 2nd XV blank Rockets.

April 8 Needham, MA Belmont traveled to the home of the Rockets on a freezing, sleeting afternoon and held off a spirited home side to win, 27 points to 12. The boys in black & maroon started off the match well, moving the ball around nicely. The conditions, however, were not ideal for a looser, [...]

 

Belmont start 2015 campaign with convincing win over Bishop Hendricken

Wednesday April 1 Belmont, MA Check out the match report from our friends at The Belmontian & media coverage from our friends at The Belmont Media Center.  Like all New England spring sports Belmont rugby have had to adjust, adapt, and manage the historic snowfall all season. In their build up to the 2015 run [...]

 

Thanks to our friends at the Belmontian!

From the Belmontian: Rugby World Comes to Belmont

 

Super Rugby Highlights

Waratahs vs Blues Rd 7 Super 15 2015 by ttrugbyvids Highlanders vs Stormers Rd 7 Super 15 2015 by ttrugbyvids Chiefs vs Cheetahs Rd 7 Super 15 2015 by ttrugbyvids Hurricanes vs Melbourne Rebels Rd 7 Super 15 2015 by ttrugbyvids Reds vs Lions Rd 7 Super 15 2015 by ttrugbyvids

 

Full game, England v. France. Game of the weekend!

England had to beat France by 26 points to win the Six Nations Title. If they didn’t, it would Ireland crowned the winner. France wanted to act the spoiler. An absolutely crazy match! Watch the entire thing, every minute is brilliant.

 

Super Rugby Round 5 & 6 Highlights

Current standings: Team Nation P W L D PF PA PD Bp Ttl 1. Hurricanes () 5 5 0 0 131 70 61 2 22 2. Brumbies () 6 4 2 0 153 80 73 4 20 3. Stormers () 5 4 1 0 126 93 33 0 16 Wild Card teams 4. Chiefs () [...]