Leonas at Morris 4/25 Match Report

Above: Margo Smith looks to shift the ball wide against Morris. (Photo by Shameena Khan) Saturday, April 25, 2015: Village Lions 27, Morris 10 A tough game at last. After two consecutive matches against weaker opposition, the Leonas took some time in finding their groove on the road against a tough Morris side. Morris, not the most tactical in […]

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Lions at Buffalo 4/18 Match Report

Above: The Lions couldn’t crack top-seeded Buffalo’s defense in the Empire GU playoffs, falling 47-3. (Photo: Potted Plant Productions) Saturday, April 18: Village Lions 3, Buffalo 47 Following a strong win over Lansdowne, the Lions men continued their playoff run by traveling to Buffalo on April 18 to take on the top seed in the Empire GU. […]

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Leonas at Doylestown 4/18 Match Report

Above: Aislinn Smith tests the Lehigh Valley defense. (Photo by Shameena Khan) Saturday, April 18, 2015: Village Lions 64, Lehigh Valley 0 The Leonas headed to Doylestown, Pa., to play their first away game of the season, but due to a regular-season mix-up, Doylestown had to host both VLRFC and Severn River. This meant the Leonas did not […]

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Lions vs. Lansdowne 4/11 Match Report

Above: The Lions compete for a lineout against Lansdowne. Saturday, April 11, 2015: Village Lions 65, Landsdowne 0 On a perfect spring day on Randall’s Island, the Lions took on Lansdowne for a wildcard spot in the Empire GU playoffs. Seeing the success of their D3 brethren in an earlier win over Princeton, the Lions […]

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April Newsletter

Above: Thanks to everyone who volunteered at Four Leaf 15s! We wouldn’t have been able to pull it off without your help Hell Gate 7s – Be Part of the 2015 Tournament Committee This year, Hell Gate 7s will be held on Randall’s Island on Saturday, July 11. In addition to the tournament returning to Randall’s, […]

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Leonas vs. Springfield 3/28 Match Report

Above: Nicole “2Tone” Caso practices her lineout moves. (Photo by Nadia Westenburg) Saturday, March 28, 2015: Village Lions 94, Springfield 12 If you picture yourself in a some rugby-playing nations outside of the United States, telling any friend or family member that you won 94-12 will illicit the response, “What, were you playing the Blind School?” Truth be […]

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