USA Eagles Look To Disrupt Expectations For Rugby World Cup Sevens

We’ve come to the end of another season of rugby. As the summer begins we enter into the more casual Rugby 7s season where people creating their personal social, and social competitive teams. As people gather to play to stay fit, travel, and socialize with the rugby friends, we are reminded that in just a […]

NBC Has The Rugby World Cup, But What Does That Mean For USA Rugby?

Last week it was announced that NBC (National Broadcasting Corporation) had inked a deal with World Rugby, to be the official USA broadcaster of the Rugby World Cup, the Women’s Rugby World Cup, and U20 Rugby World Cup for the next 7 years. The deal provides NBC the rights to the 2019 and 2023 Rugby World […]

French Professional Rugby In Talks With New Orleans Rugby Program

On May 10th, a message was put out announcing that New Orleans, home to one of the future Major League Rugby teams, had started talks to partner with French Rugby Union Professional team, Clermont Auvergne. Clermont Avergne plays in the Top 14 professional league and European Cup, where they face teams like, Ulster Rugby or […]

Rugby Recap: April 28th-May 2nd

As the semester comes a close, season folds, and summer beckons, rugby refuses to settle down. That being said, here are the scores from across the country and divisions. In Men’s Collegiate Rugby, the NSCRO Championships were underway this past weekend. In a contested match for third, Xavier University took on LSU-Alexandria. After eighty minutes, […]

Major League Rugby Announces A 2018 Spring Opening Season

Image Copyright: Norma Salinas Salt Lake City UT: Beginning in 2018, Major League Rugby (MLR) will launch as a new professional rugby competition in North America. MLR will be the premier rugby competition in the United States. By drawing on the best domestic talent MLR will create an intense, fast paced competition and a top-tier […]

Carolina Regional Rugby Champions Crowned

SOUTHERN PINES, NC – After a hard fought weekend at the National Athletic Village in Southern Pines, North Carolina the Carolinas Geographic Rugby Union has crowned champions in Women’s Division II and Men’s Division III. In Women’s Division II, the Charlotte RFC repeated as CGRU Champs with two dominating wins. Charlotte outscored their opponents 128-12 […]

Rugby Recap: April 7th-9th

With Sevens underway and XV’s still going strong, here are the scores from around the nation! In Men’s Collegiate Division, BYU swept Colorado State 93-3 in non-conference play. San Diego State defeated Cal Poly 41-14, while Lindenwood topped Davenport 36-14. In Varsity Cup action, Clemson was victorious versus Dartmouth 36-29. Army neutralized Notre Dame 41-8, […]