Mystic Collegiate Selects Fall Short in Montreal

mystic_collegiate_select_xv_2016MONTREAL, QC – The Mystic Collegiate Selects came out firing in the first half, and used the width of the field to move the ball and keep the Voyageurs defense off balance. Mystics put two tries on the board early on. The first try came off a nice break on the sideline by Dave Caputo, and Dylan Amore converted to give the Mystics a 7-0 lead. The Mystics followed that up with a weak side pick from scrumhalf Mike Weinstein, giving them a 12-0 lead. Continue reading

Mystic Collegiate Select XV Return to Montreal!

MALDEN, MA — The Mystic River Rugby Collegiate Select XV will be traveling to Montreal, Quebec on Friday, June 17 to take on the Lower Canada Voyageurs for their fourth annual rugby contest. The 25 members of the Collegiate Select squad were selected following three weeks of tryouts hosted at Pine Banks Park in Malden, MA. The player pool consists of players who attend a variety of colleges across the United States and one in Ireland. The Lower Canada Voyageurs are a representative U19 side drawn from Eastern Ontario and Quebec. Continue reading

Mystic Collegiate Tour to Montreal

For the fourth straight year, the Mystic River Collegiate Select XV will be traveling to Montreal, Quebec on Friday, June 17th to take on the Lower Canada Voyageurs. Due to the program’s success over the last three years, we are expecting the prospective player pool to double this year. To find the best collegiate talent, we will be holding try-outs at Pine Banks Park starting on Tuesday, May 31st. If you are interested in trying out, or know of any collegiate players who would be great additions to the Mystic family, please contact Evin O’Driscoll (evin.odriscoll1@gmail.com) and/or Diego Maquieira (diegoamaquieira@gmail.com) by April 29th. Continue reading