This weekend, the Bulldogs travel to New Jersey for game two of the Ivy League. After a bonus point win in game 1 v UPENN (25-14) & tight loss for the Development XV (19-24). Yale know that an improvement is needed in both games against what will be a tough Princeton team, who will be well drilled and coached well. Last season Princeton went 2-0.
Anthony Geritano 19' takes over the reins at tighthead prop, moving Bryan Herbert 18' to hooker in place of Nathan Hogg 18'. AJ Ding 18' switches to secondrow, moving Kohn Weisman 19' to the blindside.
The backline remains unchanged, with Joseph Goode 19' & Philip Vorster 19' keeping their place on the bench.
John Donovan 16' captains the side form number 8.
In the Development XV, Derek Ficenec 17' captains the side form hooker, with freshman Nick Wicaksono 19' & Vlad Sychou 19' making up a new frontrow. Camille Kima 19', Scott Cockburn 19' and Nick Silva 17' make up an exciting backrow.
Try scorers from last weekend Nana Owusu 18' & Jay Majumdar 18', hold their place in the centre, with Victor Ginkoyo 17' & Gabriel Rojos 19' starting his first game of the season.