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 […]

Games to watch this weekend (True South Rugby Union – Men’s Club DII)

Baton Rouge @ Birmingham Baton Rouge (2-0) will be traveling to Birmingham (1-0) this weekend. This will kickoff one of the biggest rivalries in the True South Rugby Conference, and will pit the teams most likely to end up being the representatives for the True South West division in the conference championships again. Baton Rouge is […]

Spotlight Player of The Week: Bethany Dykes

Bethany Dykes has become a key player and staple in the development of Mobile’s first women’s rugby team. The team is in its inaugural season and have their next big test June 13th at the Alabama State Games. Dykes began playing rugby because she was looking for a way to get fit and a opportunity to […]

New Women’s Rugby Team to Debut in Mobile

(MOBILE, AL) While many local women are toning up in anticipation of swimsuit season, others are cranking their workouts up a notch in response to a much different kind of pressure: rugby’s upcoming “sevens” season. “Things are about to get pretty intense,” said Chief Petty Officer Mike Hering, head coach of Mobile’s newly-formed women’s rugby […]

Scores From This Weekend: Men’s Club Rugby – April 11th

What a weekend this has been! Playoffs, big games, just the absolute works. I came into this weekend with a 56-14 record in Men’s Club Rugby. As the Union/Conference championships are looming, let’s see how I did with my predictions this weekend. Carolina Rugby Union Semi-Finals Greenville 16, Atlanta Old White 29 Charlotte 45, Atlanta […]

Scores From This Weekend: Men’s Club Rugby – week of April 4

We are coming up on the end of the regular matrix system. I’ve been on and off this season in my predictions, but a 52-14 record definitely is not bad. So once again, let’s see how I did this week with my predictions. True South Rugby Union Memphis 50, Knoxville 27 Hopkinsville 0, Chattanooga 20 […]

Scores From The Weekend: Men’s Club Rugby – week of February 28

We come to the end of another week of Rugby. We had some really great results, some not so great results, and a bunch of postponed games due to weather. We’re going to need Mother Nature to get on par with the Rugby gods so these delays don’t occur. In Men’s Club Rugby, we enter […]

Men’s Rugby Club Predictions – Week of Feb 28, 2015

Carolina Rugby Union Charleston Rugby Club (2-4) at Charlotte Rugby Club (6-1) Charlotte Rugby Club will be hosting Charleston Rugby this weekend. Charlotte is coming off a close win, that took a late defensive stop to prevent an underwhelming Atlanta Renegades team from taking an upset win over Charlotte. One could connect Charlotte’s struggles to the […]

Scores From This Weekend: Men’s Club Rugby – Week of February 21

What another wonderful weekend of Rugby. Last week we had a prediction score of 12-3 on the year in Men’s Club Rugby. Let’s look at how we did on our predictions after this week. Texas Rugby Union Shreveport 17, Fort Worth 21 Bay Area , Houston United (ppd) Tulsa 21, Little Rock 25 Katy Lions […]