2011 COMMENCEMENT MATCH

ENJOY THE SPRING SEASON FINALE ONCE AGAIN AS THE UNDERGRADS TAKE ON THE ALUMNI IN THE ANNUAL COMMENCEMENT RUGBY MATCH ON SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2011 DURING THE BROWN ALUMNI FIELD DAY! WE ARE HOPING FOR A BIG TURNOUT FROM THE REUNION CLASSES: 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006!

WHERE: SOUTHEAST CORNER OF ERICKSON FIELD (ALDRICH DEXTER COMPLEX) AND BEHIND THE BASEBALL FIELD.

WHEN: KICK-OFF WILL BE AT 2;00 P.M. (MAKE SURE TO ARRIVE IN TIME FOR WARM UP, TAPING, TEAM BONDING.

WHO: ALL BROWN RUGBY UNDERGRADS,ALUMS AND FRIENDS OF BROWN RUGBY ARE INVITED TO PLAY OR WATCH ( AND CHEER).

FORMAT: THE MATCH WILL BE THREE (MAYBE 4) 20 MINUTE PERIODS TO GIVE EVERYONE SOME TIME ON THE FIELD. THE ALUMNI WILL HAVE THE BENEFIT OF UNLIMITED SUBSTITUTIONS.

REFEREE: AN ALUMNI FRIENDLY REFEREE WILL OFFICIATE.

KIT: BRING YOUR BOOTS, SOCKS, AND SHORTS AND ANY EXTRA EQUIPMENT YOU MIGHT HAVE FOR THOSE THAT CAN'T FIND THEIR OLD KIT. WE WILL SUPPLY JERSEYS.

TRAINERS: OUR TEAM TRAINERS WILL BE ON HAND TO ATTEND TO THE WOUNDED, INCLUDING PLENTY OF ICE AND WATER.

COACHES: THE BROWN COACHES WILL BE THERE TO CATCH UP WITH ALL OF YOU AND PROVIDE A BIT OF TEAM STRUCTURE.

AWARDS: IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE MATCH (ABOUT 4:00 P.M.), THE COACHES WILL GIVE THE GRADUATING SENIORS INDIVIDUAL AWARDS.

THIS DAY HAS ALWAYS BEEN A HIGHLIGHT FOR THE SENIORS, THEIR FAMILIES AND FOR THOSE ALUMS THAT ENJOY STRAPPING ON THEIR BOOTS ONE MORE TIME.


WE HOPE TO SEE YOU HERE!

JAY FLUCK AND ALL THE COACHES AND TRAINERS.