USA Rugby has announced the men’s DI field at for the May 18-19 7s national championship in Glendale, Co. Currently 15 of the 16 spots have been determined with the winner of the Liberty Conference rounding out the field in the coming weeks.
The biggest addition to the field this year is the return of Cal. The Golden Bears elected to forego the CRC after five straight titles and will look to... Read More
On Saturday, April 21st, Mount St. Mary’s University Men’s Rugby Team was given the opportunity to compete for the Chesapeake Rugby Conference 7 Championship.
It was a beautiful day for rugby as the Mount started the day with a 38-5 win against Georgetown, followed by another win against Towson. As predicted, the match against Towson was very physical and challenging, but in the end the Mount... Read More
In May of 2003, Air Force upset California 46-28 in the west regional Collegiate D-1 semis. The winning team awaited the final contest for the Collegiate D-1 championship against Cinderella Harvard.
The event marked the absence of the Cal Bears for the first time in 13-years. Cal, which had won 12 consecutive national college titles (19 titles total in 23 years) also experienced their first... Read More
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To honor one of the most prolific players to ever pull on a United States Eagles jersey, the United States Rugby Foundation is pleased to announce the 11th year of the Kevin Higgins College Scholarship Program.
Last fall, the USRF awarded 10 $1,000 Kevin Higgins College Scholarships to deserving high school seniors who went on to play rugby in college... Read More
Life University defeated Penn State 69-14 and Cal bested Lindenwood 43-22 to head to the DIA finals next week at St. Mary’s in Moraga, Calif. Like the semifinals, the final will be broadcast on CBS Network.
In the first of the two games, Life jumped out to a strong first half lead and Penn State had no answer for the Running Eagles. Less than 20 minutes in the hosts were up 29-0 and Brian... Read More
What a wild few weeks that’s been. Hashtag campaigns were formed, conspiracy plots cooked up, and lots and lots of discussion about what happened, why it happened, and whether or not it should have happened.
I am going to weigh in on all of the above, and I have new information and insight to bring to the discussion. More importantly, though, we’re going to get past the symptoms of the issue at... Read More
The DIA Rankings were thrown for a loop with a pair of big upsets in DIA play this weekend. There are a couple of new teams at the top with the Mid South and Rugby East proving themselves to be the toughest conferences in the country.
The biggest shock of the weekend was Lindenwood beating St. Mary’s on the road by 21 points. St. Mary’s had not lost a game in a few years.
As as a result, Life,... Read More
The NSCRO Men's Champions Cup powered by Penn Mutual is slated for this weekend and all four teams that are headed for the Friday Sunday season finale all took different paths to get there.
Salve Regina booked its ticket to the final four in the fall after winning the Colonial Coast convincingly. With the structure of the playoffs, they had the disadvantage and in some respects... Read More
On Saturday, May 5, the finals of the European Championship Cup will be contested between the top two professional teams, Racing 92 from France and Leinster from Ireland. These fifteens have battled through qualifying pools, quarter final, and semi final rounds to reach the deciding game. The match will be played in Bilbao, Spain, inside the San Mamés Stadium with a capacity of 53,000.
Leinster,... Read More
Dartmouth captured the spring DIAA Championship with a convincing 66-20 win over Nevada. The Big Green got out of the gate early and never looked back in route to the title.
The New Hampshire school got on the board first after some solid counter attack. The Big Green had a line out five meters out and mauled over the line for five points. Dartmouth added another try to take a 10-0 lead before... Read More