Algonquin College Rugby Serves Up Two Victories

This year Algonquin College in Ottawa has established a men’s and woman’s varsity rugby program. On Saturday, September 24, both the Algonquin sides served up two victories in their Ontario Colleges Athletic Association rugby debuts.
    The women’s rugby team defeated Fleming-Lindsay 28-0 on the strength of two tries each by Jenna Crothers and Courtney Mastine. Algonquin’s men’s team defeated Fleming-Lindsay 53-7 thanks in large part to an OCAA record 18 points by Jeremy Nesbitt.This marks the first season that Algonquin has participated in OCAA rugby. To find out more about Algonquin’s Varsity rugby teams, please visit