Conrad Breit and Gregg Dincola: Social Media helped us find our players

Conrad Breit and Gregg Dinicola talk about how they found the team, why they chose the location they play, and how the internet helped them build a connection with their town and their players. Gregg Dinicola is the founder of the Louisiana high school rugby team, Bayou Hurricanes. Conrad Breit is the head coach. The […]

Jesuit Blue Jays Soar Into State Championship Finals

On Monday April 25th, the Blue Jay Ruggers took down the St. Paul’s Wolves 26-12 in a playoff semifinal match. The win puts Blue Jay Rugby into the State Championship game this Saturday, April 30th against the Bayou Hurricanes at 3pm @ Pan American Stadium. The Jays and the Wolves played clean hard fought match […]

Hurricanes Crash Into State Championships

On a sunny Saturday in Raceland, LA, the #1 seeded Bayou Hurricanes would host the #4 seeded NOLA Barbarians in the Louisiana State High School League semi-final game to decide who would play for the State Championship. The Hurricane’s would start the scoring early with outside center Zavier Triplett touching it down first, with the conversion […]

Louisiana State Rugby Rankings – Fall Season Week 2 (Club)

CLUB RANKINGS – 10/2/2013 Men’s  1. New Orleans Rugby Club – Division 1 – Texas Rugby Union Next Matrix Match – November 23, 2013 – vs. Dallas Reds, (@Dallas Red)  2. Shreveport Rugby Club – Division 2 – Texas Rugby Union Next Matrix Match – January 11, 2014 – Oklahoma City (@Oklahoma) 3. Baton Rouge […]

Fall Season: Louisiana State Rugby Preseason rankings

Here in Louisiana,  we have a number of teams that compete at the club, college and high school level. Though we might not be able to see these teams  play head to head, we wanted to give an idea of how we feel teams stack up against each other. That being said, here is the […]

Time For Redemption In The JWC USA

Today the USA will be playing Scotland for contention for 9th place in the Junior World Championship. Over the last week we have seen the USA get absolutely demolished by elite tier teams such as South Africa, France, and recently, a Junior World Championship record breaking, 109-0 loss to England. There is no doubt that […]