Name: Sarah Bastress
Hometown: Morgantown, West Virginia
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: It takes all kinds.
Name: Lydia Bolander
Position: Center, backline utility player
Major: Government, minoring in Spanish
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio GO BUCKEYES!
Dream Job: Anything where I could drink coffee, talk about politics, wear sweatpants, and still make money
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: The Smith Rugby family.
Name: Erica "EJ" Concors
Position: Scrumhalf, Center
Major: Study of Women and Gender, Pre-health
Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ
House: Sessions (best of the quad)
Dream Job: Working around the world in women's health clinics
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: Rugby is an amazingly fun and challenging sport that you can pick up in college without any prior experience and instantly you are welcomed into a rugby family that spans the entire world. The culture and sport become ingrained within you, as you evolve as a player over time.
Name: Elizabeth Eastwood
Major: Biology and Spanish
Hometown: Cambridge, MA
Dream Job: Can someone let me teach biology in Spanish? That would be AMAZING! ¡Demasiado tuanis! ...possibly to crazed middleschoolers? ...maybe in the Boston area (or abroad)?
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: The Ruggers
Name: Cerstin (Kia) Johnson
Position: Inside Center
Hometown: New Orleans, LA
Dream Job: Professional Homemaker and Stay at Home Lover
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: Rugby challenges EVERYONE to be better.
Name: Jen Krain
Major: American Studies
House: Friedman Apts. B2
Dream Job: Food critic. Not just any food critic, but the ones that get special treatment and travel all over the world tasting amazing things for free.
Favorite Thing About Rugby: The hits. Nothing feels better then when you completely knock someone off their feet whether it was a tackle, ruck or in the scrum. One of my favorites is when scrum gets together and completely demoralizes the other scrum.
Name: Shawn McMahon
Major: Environmental Geosciences and German Studies
Hometown: Old Tappan, NJ House: Parsons
Dream Job: Underwater Volcanologist/Coral Reef Researcher
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: The feeling that you're pushing your body to the absolute limit.
Name: Sophia "Sophie" Ouellette-Howitz, according to the attendance sheet
Position: Lock, unless someone "gets creative"
Major: American Studies
Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota
House: Scales/Sessions/B2 (in the future...)
Dream Job: a) Getting paid to make up stories b) Being Ke$ha's personal assistant c) Trophy Wife d) All the above
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: the INTENSITY. Also, pump up speeches and Chris St. Onge
Name: Samantha "Sammie" Riiska
Hometown: Sheffield, MA
House: Lamont House
Dream Job: Ambassador to the Czech Republic
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: The car rides on the way to games. The songs. Oh, and tackling people.
Name: Nivia Alvarado or "Nivs"
Position: Hooker and Tight Head Prop
Major: Government and Spanish
Hometown: Santa Monica, CA
Dream Job: Work as a government correspondent for a Spanish network.
My Favorite Thing About Rugby: The camaraderie and the family that comes with the game.
Atema Addy '14
Becca Alexander '13
Emily Barbour '14
Meghan Carney '15
Cristian "CJ" Cayanan '15
Annecaroline "Anne" Clark '14
Alessandra Boisvert Del Brocco '14
Rachel Desrochers '14
Abby Dornbusch '13
Katie "Petey" Fear '14
Abroad: Ashley Flatley '13
Karoline "Foote" Foote '13
Victoria "Garbo" Garbo '15
Nina Goldman '15
Kiara Gomez '14
Stephanie "Steph" Greenlaw '13
Lindsey Hutchison '15
Abroad: Mayra Jimenez '13
Alice "Al" Joy '13
Hannah "The Muck" Muckler '14
Claudia Perlini '13
Kyla Prior '14
Samantha "Sammie" Scovill ’15
Gretchen Streett '15
Nora Wallace '15
Elizabeth "Eliz" Zampino '13