Sep 07, 2019
BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Bowdoin College women's rugby team cruised to a season-opening 76-0 victory over Roger Williams on Saturday at Pickard Field.
- Bowdoin jumped to a 40-0 first half lead, including a 21-0 lead in the first ten minutes, to put the match out of reach early.
- Scrumhalf Sara Nelson keyed the Polar Bear attack on the day, several of which led to the hands of Sophia Karris, who tallied three tries on the day.
- Molly Petronzio had five first-half conversion kicks for Bowdoin.
- Bowdoin's defense was led by eight tackles each from Ashlynn Autrey and Jenna Clukey.
- The Polar Bears will return to action next Saturday when they host Colby Sawyer on September 14 at 1:00 p.m.
- The game will be broadcast live on the Northeast Sports Network