A team favorite, The Beast of the East Tournament was held in Portsmouth, RI from April 20th-21st.
BU ruggers first went up against URI with new scrumhalf Alex Lawson (CAS ’16) scoring her first try for the Terriers and flyhalf Dee Nash (SAR ’14) completing her kick. Final score 7-0.
The second game faired even better with Noel Coleman (SAR ’15), Alex Hubelbank (SAR ’14) and Paige Stathopolous (CGS ’16) each scoring a try against Syracuse and Nash making two of her three kicks. Final score 19-5.
Second day of the tourney, BUWRFC played Northeastern with Coleman, Stathopolous, Lisa Cardone (CAS ’13 – her first try!), and Chloe Faroux each touching the ball down for a try. Nash made three of her four kicks for a final score of 26-7.
For the championship game, BU took on Radcliffe to an upsetting finish. Captain Kiera Vinson scored the only try with Radcliffe answering with an immediate try and clean conversion. Final score 5-7.
WE FINISHED IN SECOND PLACE!
Players of the Game:
Noel Coleman and Dee Nash
Emma MacDonald and Aubrey MacGill