Saracens Favored Against Newcastle Falcons in Philadelphia

The Premiership Rugby match between the Newcastle Falcons and the Saracens, will be battling in Philadelphia, at Talen Energy Park, on September 16th. This will be a monumental match between these two teams for several reasons. First, this will be the first time that these two teams will face each other in the United States. […]

Rugby Recap: September 8th-10th

As the heat across the U.S. starts to drop, Rugby is on the rise. Here are the scores from across the nation and divisions for Men’s and Women’s Collegiate Rugby. D1AA Men’s  The Chesapeake Conference saw extensive action this past weekend, starting with Georgetown versus Virginia Tech. Virginia drew a healthy lead on Georgetown, ultimately […]

Women’s Rugby Featured in US Marines Commercial

You cannot be excited when rugby gets featured in any mainstream media arena. Add that when your country invests money in using rugby as a promotional tool. Women’s rugby in the USA has definitely been on an upswing the last couple years. The USA Rugby Eagles Women killed it in the Women’s Rugby World Cup. […]

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 […]

Rugby Recap: September 1st – 3rd

It’s that time of year again, XV’s Season is upon us! Here is your score report from across the Nation and Divisions. In Men’s Collegiate play, San Angelo State started their season with an upset versus the Red Raiders of Texas Tech 38-33. Elsewhere Air Force downed Utah State 86-24, while Albany defeated Stony Brook […]

Robert Markel Cup Kicks Off Season With New Team Additions

The Robert Markel Cup will be kicking off its second season in New Orleans, this weekend. The Robert Markel Cup is a club rugby tournament, which features teams from across the gulf coast region. Named after New Orleans businessman and major fixture in the local rugby community, the Robert Markel Cup was developed to give […]

Head Coach Appointed For Arkansas State Rugby

JONESBORO – Blake White, the top assistant coach for Arkansas State University’s rugby program, has been selected as the new head coach on an interim basis. White replaces Shaun Potgieter who resigned in July to return to school and pursue additional educational opportunities. “I am honored to become the head coach at Arkansas State,” said […]

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 […]