Bowdoin Releases 2012 Women's Rugby Schedule

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BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's rugby team has announced its 2012 fall schedule.

For the first time, the Polar Bears will play a complete regular season schedule against NESCAC opponents, featuring a six-match conference schedule including three home and three away contests.

After opening the season at the Beantown Preseason Tournament on September 8-9, Bowdoin will play its home opener against Williams on September 15. Bowdoin will travel to Bates the following weekend, September 22, before returning home to host Tufts on September 29. October will bring a road match at Middlebury on October 13, a home game against Colby on October 13 and the regular season finale at Amherst on October 27.

The teams will hold a NESCAC Conference Championship the weekend of November 3.

All regular seaosn matches are presently scheduled for 1:00 p.m. kick-offs. Match times are subject to change.

The Polar Bears finished the 2011 season with a 10-3 record. Head coach Marybeth Mathews' team will be captained by Uche Esonu and Kerry Townsend in 2012.

COMPLETE 2012 SCHEDULE (times subject to change):