Davenport Claims USA Rugby DII Fall Championship

The Davenport University Panthers secured their third trophy in a year Sunday in shutting out Winona State University, 37-0, in the 2016 USA Rugby Women’s College Division II Fall Championship Final at Furman University. The matchup was a rematch of the 2015 Final on John Roberts Field, which propelled the Panthers to the National Championship … Read more

email

2016 USA Rugby College 7s National Championships – May 27-29

The 2016 USA Rugby College 7s National Championships take place this weekend in Cary, NC, May 27-29. Reigning DI Champions, Penn State University return and are looking for a repeat performance. The Women’s Collegiate Competition Committee ranked the automatic qualifiers and invited teams based on thorough reviews of the season’s performances to determine seedings for each division’s pools. … Read more

2016 USA Rugby Women’s College Elite, DI and DII Championships

USA Rugby Women’s College Elite DI Playoffs This weekend, Penn State University will host the East playoff rounds. The hosts and will receive a Quarterfinal bye Saturday, April 23, after Indiana University dropped out. They will play either Life University or Lindenwood University in one of the D1 Elite Semifinals Sunday, April 24. Central Washington University hosts the … Read more

Davenport Women win USA Rugby Division II College Finals

The match started slowly, with both sides looking to feel one another out. Davenport defense kept Winona deep in their 22 early, but ill-discipline from both sides kept the match tied at 0-0. Winona clearly held an edge in the skills department, and they found space out wide. Crisp passing saw Winona outside center Megan … Read more

Bloomsburg Women secure third at DII Fall Championships

At the start of a day of brilliant rugby, Vassar played Bloomsburg in the DII women’s consolation game. Vassar looked to have made a few adjustments from their last match, playing with greater pace and width. They quickly drove down the field, and after a series of good phases, inside center Cierra Thompson broke down … Read more

Regional matchups set for USA Rugby Women’s DI, DII Fall Championships

The play-in rounds of the 2015 USA Rugby Women’s Division I and Division II College Fall Championships were hosted around the country over the weekend, highlighting a seminal few days of women’s rugby in the United States. Twenty-four teams will now head to one of three locations – Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., … Read more

Notre Dame College scores 11 tries in DII Championship victory

Hannah Gauthreaux scored 24 points for Notre Dame College in its 69-10 defeat of University of California – Riverside in the Women’s Division II National Championship Saturday. The first match of the 2015 USA Rugby College 15s National Championships at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University saw 36 points scored in the first … Read more

2015 USA Rugby College 15s National Championship – May 9

The 2015 USA Rugby College 15s National Championships are May 9 and will take place at Kennesaw State University. In DI, Fall Champion Penn State will face off against the Spring Champion Central Washington. In DII, Fall Champion Notre Dame College will face Spring Champion University Cal Riverside. One wonders how the Fall teams have been … Read more

USA Rugby Women’s DI and DII Regional Spring Championships – Apr 10-11, 2015

The locations and teams for the April 10-12 Women’s Division I and Division II Regional Spring Championships have been finalized. The completion of conference playoffs has seen Conference Champions into Regionals, while nine DI teams reach the round of 16 as at-large participants, and five DII teams fill out Regionals by way of at-large placement. … Read more

Semifinals set for 2014 Fall Regional Women’s Rugby Collegiate Championship

The Semifinal matchups are set for the USA Rugby Women’s Division I and II College Fall Championships! Congratulations to the DI Women’s Rugby Colleges Penn State, Quinnipiac, Indiana and Norwich. Congratulations are also in order for the DII Women’s Rugby Colleges including Notre Dame, Winona, Kutztown and Bowdoin. Defending National Champion Penn State looked strong … Read more