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11.12.2016 - Alex Goff

Tennessee and Alabama will meet next week for the SCRC championship after both won their semifinals this weekend.

11.11.2016 - Alex Goff

The SCRC playoffs begin with Saturday’s semifinals as Tennessee takes on Florida and Alabama hosts Kentucky.

For Tennessee it’s been a tough run, but they emerged 24-22 winners over Kentucky, and 13-10 winners over South Carolina. Slightly less good goalkicking and one mistake here and there and they might be where South Carolina is now, 3-2 and staying home.

10.22.2016 - Alex Goff

The University of Tennessee held off South Carolina 13-10 Saturday to improve the Vols' SCRC playoff chances, and put a heavy damper on the same prospects for the Gamecocks.

In a game that was more about emotion and intensity than it was about smart and precise rugby, Tennessee took an early lead, but couldn't build on it.

10.01.2016 - Alex Goff

Tennessee and Kentucky won two important crossover games in the SCRC, as the East Division Vols and Wildcats defeated West Division rivals Florida and Alabama.

Those losses were the first of the conference season for the Gators and Tide rugby teams. Kentucky put in some outstanding defensive pressure on a very good Alabama team.

09.25.2016 - Alex Goff

South Carolina defeated Mississippi State 70-7 to move to 2-0 in the SCRC this weekend.

Georgia won 30-6 over Vanderbilt, to improve to 1-2, and Florida moved to 2-0 with a 60-17 defeat of Ole Miss.

01.24.2016 - Amber DeFabio

In a meeting of two undefeated teams, Florida International University went down to a 24-14 loss to the University of Central Florida in the first game of the New Year in Florida Women's DI college play.

FIU’s forwards were no match for UCF’s dominating aggression in set pieces, and the UCF Knights ultimately quieted the FIU Panthers.

11.19.2015 - Jackie Finlan

As the fall season comes to a close, there are already glimpses of the action that awaits in the spring. West Coast teams have played each other at tournaments like Scrum by the Sea and Stanford 7s, and the Pacific Mountain Conference has held North Division games.

09.19.2014 - Alex Goff

In NCAA varsity sports it’s called the Southeastern Conference, or the SEC, but in non-varsity rugby it’s the Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference, or SCRC.

But a rivalry by any other name smells as sweet, and among the schools of the SEC, a game between their in-conference foes in any sport matters … a lot.

06.24.2014 - Alex Goff
After the Florida Juice defeated Indiana 19-17 in the final of the Challenge Cup Regional All-Star Tournament, more than one observer was surprised. Florida, after all, had not made an All-Star final since the days when current Eagle Cam Dolan was on their squad. “We thought we had the guns to make it to the semif
06.21.2014 - Alex Goff

Indiana and Florida are 2-0 after Day One of the Boys Varsity Bracket at the Rugby Challenge Cup in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Fullback Casey Smith of Penn HS handled the opposition kicking games and directed the back three in counter=attacking for Indiana. But their games were won by the forwards, said coach Eddie Abel.

06.04.2014 - GRR Staff
The Florida High Performance Program has named its girls training squad for the upcoming South Regional All-Star Tournament at Life University.

There are still available spots on the HHP girls team. Any interested female players should email Evan Haigh at evan.haigh15@gmail.com.
06.04.2014 - GRR Staff

Florida Youth Rugby has named its training squad for its boys HS All-Star team to play in the Pittsburgh Regional All-Star Tournament, and the South Regional All-