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8 Hoyas Earn All-MAVRC Honors for Rugby

Eight Georgetown Prep varsity rugby players earned All-MAVRC honors this spring.

Matt Crowe '19, Matthew Zaudtke '19, Christian David '20, and David Koffi '20 earned first-team honors while Jonathan Atayi '19, Ultan Horrigan '19, Jack Ondeck '19, and Tom McHale '21 were named to the MAVRC second-team.

The Hoyas rugby program under first-year coach Tom McHale finished the season ranked 28th in the nation and a 6-3 record. Prep defeated Good Counsel in the MAVRC semifinals, 34-24, to advance to the championship match against Gonzaga. In the championship game, the Hoyas played the Eagles tough, but went down, 5-0, early. Prep battled Gonzaga late into the second half, but Gonzaga, the number one ranked team in the country, pulled away, 19-0.