HANOVER, N.H.– Harvard women's rugby (2-1) suffered its first loss of the season against undefeated Dartmouth, 55-13, on Saturday afternoon at Mignone Field. First-year Sofie Fella and senior Rachael Harkavy added tries for the Crimson in the contest.
Senior Jenny Kronish scored the teams only first half points with a successful penalty kick. In the 43rd minute, Harkavy started the second half with the team's first try of the game. Fella then increased her try scoring streak to three with a try in the 80th minute to cap the scoring. The Crimson's 13 points is the most against Dartmouth in 15s play since Oct. 1, 2016, when they scored 19.
- With her try today, Fella extended her try streak to three. She leads the team with three tries this season.
- Harkavy scored her first try of the season for the Crimson.
- Kronish's three points today adds to her total of 23 points this season, which leads the team.
- Harvard moves to 2-6 all-time against Dartmouth in 15s play.
The Crimson will have a week off before beginning its three-game homestand on Oct. 6 against Quinnipiac. All three matchups will be broadcast on ESPN+.