CLEARWATER BEACH RUGBY 5s TOURNAMENT FINAL WAVE TO SUMMER

On September 30th, the Clearwater Beach Rugby 5s Tournament will be kicking off it’s inaugural season in Clearwater, FL. The tournament is part of Florida’s Sunshine State Games hosted by the Florida Sports Foundation and Rugby America North. The tournament will be held at the Sheraton Sand Key Resorts, and take place over two days. […]

Xavier University Men’s Rugby Club – X Marks the Spot

For being a small school Xavier University Rugby Club packs a big punch.  In the realm of NSCRO (National Small College Rugby Association) Xavier was ranked #2 overall in the nation for ‘16-‘17.  It all started back in 1974 when Xavier University dropped their football team.  A lot of players were trying to find another […]

NSCRO CREATES WOMEN’S COLLEGE 7S CONFERENCE ALL-STAR CHAMPIONSHIPS

West Chester, PA  22 September 2017 – The National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) is excited to announce the creation of the NSCRO Women’s 7s All-Star Championships. The NSCRO Women’s 7s All-Star Championships will be held on January 20 – 21, 2018 at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida. The event is for Conference Select Sides and players must be participating […]

Monroe College Women’s Rugby – A ‘Rugby Academy’ Indeed

You might never have heard of Monroe College before.  It’s an urban school based in New Rochelle and the Bronx of New York.  With the Men’s team just forming last year, this is the inaugural season for the Monroe College Women’s Rugby Club.  They have entered into the Tri State Rugby Conference Central Division.  Coach James […]

North Louisiana High School Rugby Player Wins Scholarship To Train In England

When we talk about building the game, or growing the sport, it comes from more than just the development on the field and the fans in the stands. Building the sport is about exposing people to new experiences, and opening them to new opportunities. This is what happened to Dy’Sheanna Adger. Adger, a student at […]

Rugby Recap: September 15th-17th

It was a weekend full of smash and grab Rugby as initial Conference play kicked off for most of the country. That being the case, here are your scores from across the various Divisions and Conferences. Men’s D1A In the Big 10 Conference, Indiana handled Purdue 82-20 while Illinois took down Iowa 37-15. In mixed […]

Fall Rugby Broadcast Schedule Announced For Gift-Time Rugby Network

A new season has started and we’re back for more broadcasts this year. This season we are bringing a great new set of college rugby matches. We have some compelling match ups that we’ll be providing and are “can’t miss” games. This season we will be moving our streams to Facebook and our website, but […]

Iona College RFC Gaels – 40 Years of Rugby

When you’re a  club as old as Iona College Men’s Rugby Football Club you’ve been around the block a few times.  Started back in 1977, the Gaels have produced a wide range of rugby players and have played in a variety of leagues and conferences.   Now in 2017, celebrating 40 years of rugby, they […]

Montana State Women’s Rugby – Bobcats in the DI Rocky Mountains

Montana State Women’s Rugby Club was started by students in 2011.  In 2014, they became DII and since then have won their conference twice and won the plate at the DII 7s National Championships.   This year, they’ve joined the Rocky Mountain Division I conference and won the shield at the DI 7s National Championships […]