Former Dartmouth Head Coach Gavin Hickie is now on the job at Navy, and the new USNA Men's Rugby Head Coach said there is no magic formula for winning.
ANNAPOLIS, Md.— Naval Academy Director of Athletics Chet Gladchuk confirmed today that Gavin Hickie has been named the Director of Club Rugby and the Head Men’s Rugby Coach. Hickie comes to Navy from Dartmouth, where he was the head coach for the past five years.
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In this latest installment of the RuggaMatrix America podcast, Bruce and Alex talk about Bruce's new plan for a huge college conference, and why it matters. Also - Alex checks in with All American coaches Gavin Hickie (College) and JD Stephenson (U20s) as they talk about player expectations.
The Men’s Collegiate All American winter camp concluded this past weekend with a series of games between collegiate players and the Junior All American camp players.
As one would expect, the collegiates won the games, but there was plenty of value in the entire exercise for everyone, even if they hadn't been playing rugby for a while.
As Gavin Hickie assembles his group of Men's Collegiate All American hopefuls, his message continues to be that he's still looking for players.
The Men's Collegiate All Americans have been selected to face Brothers RFC Wednesday in Brisbane, QLD.
For more on the upcoming game, see Head Coach Gavin Hickie's comments here.
Here is the lineup:
It's almost time for Game 2 for the Men's Collegiate All Americans, and Game 2 may well be tougher than Game 1.
Now on the campus of the University of Queensland in Brisbane, the Men’s Collegiate All Americans are in warmer weather and looking ahead to a match against Brothers on Wednesday.
The game will kick off at Crosby Park in Brisbane, QLD at 6pm local time, which is 4am Eastern Time and 1am Pacific Time.
You might be surprised by who isn’t starting for the Men’s Collegiate All Americans in the opening game of the team’s Australian tour, but don’t worry, you’ll see everyone eventually.
The game itself will have open subs - a situation requested by the Darling Downs club, but one that fits right in with what Head Coach Gavin Hickie wants to do.
The Men’s Collegiate All Americans have enjoyed a warm welcome in Australia.
According to Head Coach Gavin Hickie, the locals in Toowoomba, QLD have been hugely enthusiastic about the game and the fact that not only a touring rugby team is in town, but it’s a team that includes some current and future USA players.
TOOWOOMBA, Queensland - The USA Rugby Men's Collegiate All Americans have been named to face Darling Downs Saturday in Toowoomba for the first game of the team's three-game tour.
The USA Rugby Men's Collegiate All Americans are about to set off for Australia and there is one change in the touring roster.
Central Washington star Tanner Barnes has been unable to fully shake a hamstring injury, and he has been replaced by another CWU player in Scott Dean.