Here are the current Goat's Head Rivalry rules amended August 2012. Updated Goat's Head Rules.
Check out the newly updated Goat's Head Trophy rules as of April, 2010! Updated Goat's Head Rules.
With the recent reappearance of the Goat's Head Trophy, the Committee has decided to update the rules of the competition. You can see the new rules here, along with the map of the boundary of the competition.
2007 Goat Showing
December 9, 2007, during the Freshman-Sophomore Eskimo Relay rivalry event, a student with a blue backpack crossed the quad and headed toward the campus center. The bag was dropped and students proceeded to gather and attempt to gain possesion of the trophy. Battle over who would posses the trophy ensued for approximately ten minutes before a WPI police officer arrived and awarded it to the individual who possesed it at the time. The group who had new possesion of the goat ran down toward Salisbury Street and threw the goat into a black getaway car and drove off.
2005 Goat Showing
After four years, the Goat's Head Trophy has reappeared!! On this past Thursday, April 14th, during the Freshman-Sophomore Rivalry Event: Jeopardy and Alma Mater Contest in Forkey Commons of the Campus Center, the following events transpired:
Public Service Announcement Goat Showing
At the annual SocComm Quadfest movie, a public service announcement was
played. This short video displayed the goat being "held hostage." The
film was given anonymously to the flim commmittee on the morning the film
"Ocean's 12" was to be played. You can see the video here: Goat
Public Service Announcement
If you have any information regarding the Goat's Head Trophy, please
email the Office of Alumni Relations firstname.lastname@example.org