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Congrats to our White Collar Boxing Champions!

Thank you to everyone who came out on Friday, May 15! We had a wildly successful White Collar Boxing event and doubled our fundraising goal and donations to our partner charities, Play Rugby USA and The Bowery Mission! Thank you to all those supported our boxers — physically, mentally, and monetarily — thank you to James Sharpe for organizing […]

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May Newsletter

Above: Alex Kallmann wins a lineout against Delmarva RFC during the Old Boys’ Dewey Beach mini-tour. (Photo: Andy Wagner) Friends & Family Day: May 9 The spring edition of the club’s biannual event is set for Saturday, May 9, on Randall’s Island, and all are welcome to join! In order to make the day a success, […]

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Lion Kings at Delmarva 5/2 Match Report

Above: John Griffiths evades a Delmarva RFC defender before dotting down the try. (Photo: Andy Wagner) Lion Kings Hit Lower Slower Delaware for Match and Merriment Young legs of Delmarva RFC prevail, 42-24, in high-flying contest Saturday, May 2: Village Lions 24, Delmarva 42 A stunning 40 active old boys schlepped several hours to Dewey Beach, […]

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Leonas at Philadelphia 5/2 Match Report

Above: Emily Kunsman and Amanda Sesny tend to some bumps and bruises during the Leonas’ match against Philly. (Photo: Shameena Khan) Saturday, May 2: Village Lions 12, Philadelphia 46 It is always a hard game when you are spending most of the time defending. Quite frankly, tackling all of the time takes it out of […]

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Leonas at Morris 4/25

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

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

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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