Spotlight Player of The Week – Rudi Spurlock

The University of Louisiana Lafayette has been a dominate force in deep south rugby for the past couple of years. Part of the reason is fifth year senior Rudi Spurlock and his physical play. Spurlock first got the ball in his hands his freshman year at UL when a friend encouraged him to give rugby […]

Local Player Moving Up To International Play

We did an interview with Deep South Conference and ULL Cajuns star, Gerardo Abascal, prior to the Deep South All-Star match that was played prior to the USA qualifier match against Canada in July. We wanted to give our congratulations to a new opportunity provided for him, as he will be heading to training camp […]

Games to Watch This Weekend

It’s another weekend of rugby in front of us. This weekend is particularly packed, as we have the pleasure of having several levels of rugby getting played, including two different college playoffs, a couple local games and an international game. To those who don’t think that they can ever catch anything happening with Rugby, they […]

ULL opens first round bout against University of Minnesota-Duluth

Introduction This weekend the UL Ragin Cajun Rugby squad will be facing their first round opponent UM-Duluth at the St. Louis University campus. The Cajun came out of the Deep South Rugby Conference with a perfect 6-0 record and a final season ranking of #24 in the country and #2 in the state of Louisiana, […]

Louisiana Collegiate Rugby Rankings – Week 8

1. LSU – D-1AA – Southeastern Rugby Union Next Matrix Match – TBD LSU had a busy weekend this past weekend. They had their team split with two tournaments. The LSU 7s side was in Knoxville, TN competing in the SCRC Olympic Rugby Championship. They also had their 15’s B-side participating in the Battleship Invitational […]

Scores from this weekend – November 11, 2013

What a weekend for Louisiana Rugby. Teams were involved in the 35th Battleship Invitational Tournament and the College 7’s National Championship Qualifiers in Knoxville, TN. In addition, we had the Deep South Rugby Conference carry their Championship game where ULL had a chance to repeat for a second consecutive championship. Saturday, November 9, 2013 College […]

Games to watch this weekend – November 8, 2013

We have another set of games that are occurring this weekend. As we come towards the end of the Fall season, we have seen a number of teams flourish. ULL has shown extreme dominance this Fall, while Loyola has provided us with an insight to the improvements they have made from last year. LSU once […]

Louisiana Collegiate Rugby Rankings – Week 7

1. LSU – D-1AA – Southeastern Rugby Union Next Matrix Match – TBD LSU will be playing in two different tournaments this weekend. They will be taking their collegiate 7’s team up to Knoxville for the Knoxville 7’s tournament. They will also be putting their 15’s team to work at the Battleship 15’s tournament. They […]

Louisiana Collegiate Rugby Rankings – Week 6

1. LSU – D-1AA (Southeastern Rugby Union) Next Matrix match – TBD LSU has been #1 on our list since opening the rankings this year. But without being able see them play any of the schools from within the state, and their Cup season not starting until the Spring, we did not have a chance […]