The last weekend of rugby in 2018 for most clubs brought the tremendous highs of a championship and devastating lows of defeat. Over 50 games in the men’s and women’s games saw new conference winners in D1A, teams one step closer to national titles, and a new promotion to the top women’s league.
The D1A Liberty Conference concluded its season with a challenge series of eight games at Fairfield... Read More
The D1AA Chesapeake Collegiate Rugby Conference released its 2018 all-conference squads on Wednesday. Coaches, evaluators, and administrators picked first and second teams as well as an honorable mention side. Combined, 45 players were chosen from each of the eight schools in the Chesapeake.
“Selections first came from the coaches and then evaluating the teams’ and individuals’ play,” conference... Read More
The fall rugby is coming to a close and it's transitioning into championship season for some. Men’s D1AA and DII and women’s DI Elite have started the preliminary rounds of the postseason while the heavy hitters were action in D1A.
The Big Ten championship ended with interesting results in a conference that has been hard to predict. Wisconsin took home the title beating Ohio State, 20-13, and... Read More
With the fall season entering its final weeks, clubs are wrapping up their season while others are in full postseason mode. The US National team took center stage in Chicago but plenty of college and club rugby was played across the country.
The D1AA National Quarterfinals start in two weeks so the conference championships began this weekend. In the SCRC, Kentucky took home its second title in a... Read More
A wild, jammed-packed weekend was filled with championships, huge victories, and devastating defeats. Bad weather postponed many games but with only three weeks left in the fall, clubs all across the country battled the elements for some of the best rugby of the season.
The WPL wrapped up its season with a double shot of games on Friday and Sunday. After the Friday semifinals, the San Diego... Read More
With only four weeks left in the fall season, squads from all over the country are making their moves for postseason glory.
In D1A, the Big Ten has had the most parity in the league. Undefeated Ohio State took over first place with a 22-17 win over Wisconsin. Indiana rebounded from its loss to the Badgers last week to beat Illinois and Michigan State cut down Michigan, 25-15, in the Battle for... Read More
Fall finally has arrived and there is plenty to get excited about as colder weather approaches. The highlights of Saturday include Ohio State’s upset of Indiana, a pair of intense fights in the Rugby East, an offensive explosion between Old Blue and Life, a three-way dogfight in the WPL, and multiple blowouts.
The downward spiral continues for Indiana as the Hoosiers dropped their second straight... Read More
The first weekend of October brought a Big Ten surprise, a hundred-point debut, a Chicago club upset, and a multitude of dominating victories. Fall rugby is in full swing as the conferences are moving into the meat of their schedules and potential champions are making their mark.
The surprise of D1A was Wisconsin’s 40-24 win over Indiana in Madison, Wis. After an early season loss, Wisconsin beat... Read More
After five weeks of fall 15s, rugby is in full swing in the college, club, and professional ranks. Ten of the top 25 D1A teams were on the pitch on Saturday along with four conferences in club land and sixth week games in the WPL.
Out of the ten top 25 D1A squads playing this weekend, eight were victorious. Penn State, Army, Arkansas State, Indiana, Iona, and St. Bonaventure added to their win... Read More
On Friday night, two of the best collegiate teams in the Mid-Atlantic clashed in a surprisingly close test that ended with a 15-14 second-half comeback. At Prusmack Sports Complex in Annapolis, Md., D1AA National Champion Mary Washington pushed Navy to the brink for 80 minutes of rugby. UMW led 14-0 at the half, however, the Midshipmen stepped up the its play in the second half to claw back in... Read More