Article courtesy of Mount St. Mary's | Originally published at mountathletics.com
Emmitsburg, Md (November 10, 2018) - The Mount St. Mary's women's rugby team held off Sacred Heart for a 22-15 win for the NIRA Tier II Championship. In just the second year as a division one program, the Mountaineers brought home the NIRA Tier II Championship trophy on Saturday afternoon. Mount freshman Ubaida Ahmed was awarded the Most Valuable Player of the match. Ahmed led Mount St. Mary's in tackles on the day and scored a try late in the first half. Graduate student Julie Crochet led the Mountaineers on offense with two tries scored in the win.
Mount St. Mary's 22, Sacred Heart 15
Emmitsburg, Md. | Echo Field
Mount St. Mary's 6-3 (5-2 NIRA), Sacred Heart 5-4 (5-3 NIRA)
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