At home on the pitch

Northeastern’s tight-​​knit rugby club won the East Coast Rugby Con­fer­ence 7s tour­na­ment last month in Ames­bury, Mass., securing an auto­matic bid to the USA Rugby 7s Col­le­giate National Cham­pi­onships on Nov. 29–30 in Col­lege Sta­tion, Texas.