Spotlight Player of The Week – Jaime Albarelli

Not many women’s rugby players get the opportunity to play top level club rugby in the U.S., but not only did Jaime Albarelli play in this league, she captained her team the D.C. Furies. Albarelli didn’t find the game of rugby until her freshman year of college at George Washington University. “I was looking for […]

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 […]