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JUNE 2016 | Vol. 21 | Issue 6 | Mail Run: 8,461 | Total Print Run: 11,500

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Members of the Mount St. Mary’s Rugby Club are shown celebrating their national championship success. Thurmont
The victory capped off a first-place season and put the Mount at the top of the NSCRO Men’s Top 50 teams. Grange

The men of the Mount St. Mary’s University of Southern Indiana and two teams they faced in the final Celebrates
Rugby Football Club became the Claremont Colleges to secure the four proved to be considerably 70
national champions on May 1, title of national champions. more tenacious. In addition to Anniversary
2016, with a 26-19 victory over the Mount St. Mary’s University’s run the formidable opposing teams,
Claremont Colleges at the National for the national championship began the men of the Mount were also See page 11 for the story.
Small College Rugby Organization’s after defeating the University of forced to struggle against inclement
(NSCRO) National Championship North Florida and Duke University weather during their semifinals
Final in Glendale, Colorado. in the Region 2 championship. The and finals matches, both of which
The national championship men of the Mount crushed both were held at Infinity Park in A Special
victory was the culmination of a duo teams, outscoring their opponents Glendale, Colorado—also known as Celebration
of closely contested matches played 139-10. As the Region 2 champions, Rugbytown, USA. of Father’s
by the men’s rugby team. A massive Mount St. Mary’s University Mount St. Mary’s University’s
56-5 win over Duke University advanced to the semifinals of the first match was played on April 30 Day and All
placed Mount St. Mary’s University national championship. against the University of Southern Fathers
in the semifinals of the national While the Mount easily Indiana. Throughout the match,
championship, where the men’s pummeled their opposition in both teams struggled with the See pages 24 & 25 for photos
rugby team proceeded to beat the the regional championship, the weather conditions on the pitch, and sentiments.
which continuously shifted between
snow, rain, and wintry mix.
The Mount took an early lead, Thurmont
thanks to senior Travis Bewley, who Historical
scored two tries in the first twenty
minutes of the match. Mount St. Society
Mary’s University held a 17-point Receives
lead for much of the first half, but
University of Southern Indiana Award
reentered the competition late in the
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