When Queens University of Charlotte Women’s Rugby returned to campus this fall, it was met with change and uncertainty. The head coaching position needed to be filled, the access to facilities altered, and mishaps with transportation followed. But the team persevered and grew closer through its trials, and the grit that developed helped Queens to its first National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) Division 2 National Championship.
Katie Wurst brought rugby to Queens five years ago. She served as the women’s team’s only . . .