WORLD CUP 8 NEWS

Rossi Catches to Bring Emerson the Victory

  By Tim Derrick In an epic match between Emerson College Quidditch and Florida’s Finest, Emerson proved to be the better team, winning 100*-90 on a clutch snitch catch by Lorenzo Rossi. Emerson took an early 30-0 lead by exposing a critical flaw in Florida’s Finest’s defense and capitalizing on ...READ MORE

Tufts Rallys to Defeat the Skrewts

By Kyle Jeon The Tufts University Tufflepuffs rallied from a 40-point deficit to defeat the Silicon Valley Skrewts 100*-90 Facing their second regional champion of the day, the Silicon Valley Skrewts continued to impress and show the world that they do indeed rise to the occasion, especially at World Cup. ...READ MORE

Miami University Defeats Macaulay

By Colin Richards Connor Stonecash caught the snitch in overtime to give Miami University a victory over Macaulay Honors College in a 140^-100* thriller. The teams entered overtime after a clean snitch catch from Macaulay. The teams traded scores for the first half of the game, with neither leading by ...READ MORE

UNC Tops Michigan

By John Gaffigan The University of North Carolina (UNC) narrowly edged Michigan Quidditch in a highly contested matchup between two of the preeminent teams of the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest. UNC jumped out to an early 30-10 lead, controlling the pace of the game through solid beating and opportunistic chasing, but ...READ MORE

Texas State Wins Thriller Over Lost Boys

By Jack McGovern A controversial last-second goal by Tyrell Williams, coupled with a snitch catch by Stephen Gralinski, lifted Texas State University – San Marcos over a surging Lost Boys Quidditch Club squad, 90*-80. Early in the game, Texas State’s offense put on a clinic, executing its signature hand-offs and ...READ MORE