With the rebound from the COVID pandemic still far from a sure thing, rugby organizations around the country are trying to figure out how to avoid losing momentum and to keep players playing.
A plan is coming together in Florida that could offer collegiate players a way to keep playing while keeping their eligibility.
Kim Magrini was a powerhouse scrumhalf for Penn State and was an excellent example of how the old USA U23 program helped produce talented and smart rugby players.
With a face carved out of stone and a strangely winning personality Bill LeClerc was more than the sum of his parts. Before he was coach of West Point’s women’s team, before he was scrum coach for the Eagles, Bill LeClerc was a prop for the United States.
GREENWOOD, SC – The Lander University women's rugby team will be joining the NCAA and the National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) beginning in the fall of 2021.
The Bearcats will become the NIRA's eighth program at the Division II level, joining Alderson Broaddus, American International College, Molloy, Notre Dame College, Post, Queens, and West Chester.
Adrian, Mich.—Adrian College director of athletics Michael Duffy on Monday named veteran college rugby coach John Gulden to lead the first women's program at Adrian College, as the Bulldogs are scheduled to take the field in Fall 2021.