National Small College Rugby Organization LLC: Latest News: Northeast Region - Results

Sunday, November 18
Northeast Region - Results

The NSCRO Men's Northeast Region, which last year produced the National Champion, Salve Regina University, is set for the upcoming Regional Championship on Nov. 17-18. The event will be held at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. (This is a change from Roger Williams University)

Quinnipiac (formerly New Haven U23) has received school recognition and will compete as the New England Wide CRC Champion after beating Central Connecticut State in the Conference final 43-19 ending their Conference season at 8-0. They will face the New England RFU Champion. They will face the NERFU Champion New England College a semifinal matchup. In this past weekend's NERFU playoffs, New England College beat Amherst College 60-0 and University of Maine (Orono) lost to Colby College 37-19 in the semis. NEC came on strong in the second half to pull away from Colby 39-8 in the final.

In the other semifinal matchip, St. John Fisher edged Union College 23-17 to win the Empire GU Upstate Conference finishing its season with a 6-1 record will face the defending National Champions the Salve Regina Seahawks who completed their Colonial Coast Conference season at 7-0 defeating host Roger Williams 26-19 in the Conference final.

Full event details can be found at http://nscrone.tripod.com/

The host coordinator is Chris Palumbo. He can be reached at chris@exposedadvertising.com.

Schedule
Saturday, November 17
12PM - New England College 15 - Quinnipiac University 10
2PM - Salve Regina University 81 - St. John Fisher University 0

Sunday, November 18
11AM - 3rd Place: Quinnipiac 72 - St. John Fisher 19
1PM - Championship: New England 36 - Salve Regina 17

The Northeast Regional Champion, New England College qualifies for the NSCRO Men's Small College National Championship which is scheduled for April 27-28, 2013 at Infinity Park stadium in Glendale, Colorado.