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Last year was a pivotal one for the women’s Midwest Senior Thunderbirds. With renewed support from the Midwest Rugby Union, head coach Todd Fabec and assistant coach Libby Berg were ..
(NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2022) Premier Rugby Sevens (PR7s), North America’s top-tier women’s and men’s rugby sevens competition, today announced a significant expansion and new competitive ..
New Haven Women’s Rugby has retained the Empire GU Division II Club Championship title, and the Connecticut team has plans for improvement in its returns to the regional playoffs. ..
New England Rugby Football Union (NERFU) is home to one of the toughest women’s Division II senior club competitions in the country – a fact that reigning DII national champion ..
The 5th annual Mary Graham All-Star 15s Tournament returns to Grand Prairie, Texas, and welcomes eight sides to the two-tiered rugby competition on Dec. 3-4. The following is an on-going ..
There have been lots of big rugby weeks in the past month, but this weekend is tops. Several collegiate champions will be named, senior club all-stars funnel to Texas, and the USA Women’s ..
(NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2022) Coming off its first multi-city season in 2022, Premier Rugby Sevens (PR7s) will host Open Trials in eight markets across North America starting in January ..
The Rugby World Cup 2021 was such a glorious showcase for women’s rugby around the world. And now that national teams are back home, a good amount of time will be spent evaluating ..
There is a lot of ground to cover this time of year and some reportage will inevitably be delayed. But rest assured, all the teams – from senior club to high school – that ..
Last year, the Midwest Rugby Union tested a DI/DII hybrid competition for women’s senior clubs in the eastern portion of the region, and the league’s success encouraged expansion ..
This time of year is incredibly dense with rugby – even when there isn’t a Rugby World Cup underway. Check out weekend scores for an overview, and the following picks out some ..
The upcoming weekend is a big one in terms of important games and TRB has selected a prime match to watch in every major sector of U.S. women’s rugby. But it’s “watch” in the figurative ..
Even though there is some cloudiness in certain sectors of USA Club Rugby, one can still appreciate localized growth without context for the post-season or how that activity relates ..
Tracking USA Club Rugby has been more difficult early in the 2022-23 season. The now-defunct CMS that made schedules, standings, results and statistics available to the public have ..
The Midwest Rugby Union is farther along in its senior club 15s season, having activated in late August. Play-ins begin on Oct. 22 and playoffs continue until Nov. 12, when divisional ..
The Midwest senior clubs began the 2022-23 season on Aug. 27, and the region is hosting three divisions for women’s rugby teams this year. The DI/DII hybrid has returned and expanded ..
When the pandemic arrived, Tahlia Brody had already shifted to a rugby life overseas. The New Yorker had played with clubs in Spain and New Zealand, and was equipped to adapt life to the rugby ..
From the USA Rugby Women’s National Team winning in Scotland, to first bits of domestic 15s kicking up turf, last week was a sneak peak of the big international and domestic rugby ..
A new rugby season is here, and the 2022-23 year is absolutely packed with action. The season actually begins this Saturday, as the first set of senior clubs play their league openers ..
Scion won its second-straight USA Club Rugby 7s National Championship, going 6-0 across two days of competition and allowing just three tries in St. Louis, Mo. In the final, Scion defeated ..
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