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Spring 2019 Update

Greetings from Academy Field,  Every time I drive past our frozen pitch, the memories of this past fall come rushing back. Starting with two-a-days in August, to our dominant victory of the University of Buffalo, playing in front of an amazing crowd at Fordham University, all the way to our freshmen getting a solid run out against Fairfield University to cap off our season. After the tough 2017-18, the work our student athletes put in over the last year helped improve our record from 2-8 to 5-5 this year.  Our offseason has proven useful, as our student athletes have been hard at work in the gym and on the pitch. The focal points have been building strength and mastering rugby techniques in order to begin tactic planning. With an active roster of 40, we are excited about our potential for continued success!  As our captain alludes to, we have quite a few freshman players who have injected great energy into our squad. What Mike doesn’t mention is the incredible leadership and work ethic our seniors have instilled in these young student athletes. Our continued success can and will be attributed to these wonderful men who have taken pride in wearing […]