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 […]

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 […]

Quinnipiac Women’s Rugby – NIRA Powerhouse

The No. 1 preseason ranked Quinnipiac University Women’s Rugby Team has something special.  The program began in 2010 with an on-campus walk-on squad now led by Head Coach Becky Carlson.  Since then, the Bobcats have been to nationals 5 times and hold 2 NIRA (National Intercollegiate Rugby Association) national championships.  The special something according to Carlson […]

Rugby Recap Women’s: September 1st – 3rd

Photo Courtesy: USCG Academy Women’s Rugby Club This past weekend was filled with teams hosting season opener matches and scrimmages along with the start of some great league play. A mix of non-conference and NIRA collegiate matches this weekend had some great results. National Champion Quinnipiac defeated Army 44-22. Sacred Heart came to play beating […]

Spring Hill College Sees Head Coach Change

Correction 9/1/2017: The original article stated that Austin Becker was the head coach for the Spring Hill College Men’s Rugby team. Becker is the head coach for both the men’s and women’s rugby team.  As we enter into a brand new college rugby season, new stories are always coming up. Spring Hill College Men’s Rugby […]