Remembering Laurel “Lo” Stender: A Rugby Pioneer

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch,” where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees, and fans making their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Whether honoring their … Read more

Rugby Dreams and Alpine Beginnings: Abby Vogel’s Athletic Odyssey

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch”, where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join us … Read more

From Soccer Fields to Rugby Pitches: Shelby Lin’s Unique Journey

We’re excited to continue our series, “Pioneers of the Pitch”, where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join us … Read more

China Wins Sevens Challenger, Canada Makes History and World Cup 2025 Teams Confirmed | WRR 153

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for May 13-19. China clinched their third World Rugby HSBC Sevens Challenger title, and will be at the HSBC SVNS Play-off with Argentina, Belgium, and Poland in Madrid on May 31-Jun 2. Canada made history by beating the Black Ferns for the first time ever in a thrilling Pacific … Read more

2024 USA Club XVs Rugby National Championships – Schedule, Viewing Options, and Results – May 17-19

The USA Rugby Club National Championships are set to captivate fans from May 17-19, 2024, at the Round Rock Multi-purpose Complex in Austin, TX. Organized the USA Rugby Senior Club Committee (USAR SCC) and hosted  by the Austin Blacks, this tournament promises thrilling matches across multiple divisions, showcasing top talent in American rugby. USA Rugby … Read more

New Zealand Wins SVNS League, England’s Sixth Guinness Women’s Six Nations Victory and WXV Teams Confirmed | WRR 151

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for April 22-May 5! New Zealand clinched the SVNS League 2024 title at Singapore 7s, while France secured bronze and Ireland landed fifth place. Despite Canada’s victory over them, Great Britain’s 8th place finish ensures their spot in the Grand Final. England claimed their sixth consecutive Guinness Women’s Six … Read more

Beyond the Pitch: The Multifaceted Sporting Story of Ember Larson

We’re excited to continue our new series, “Pioneers of the Pitch,” where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join … Read more

WPL 2024 Unveiled: Celebrating 15 Years as USA Rugby’s Longest-Running Competition

Celebrating its 15th year, the Women’s Premier League (WPL) has released its 2024 schedule, solidifying its status as the longest-running competition in USA rugby history. This milestone reflects the league’s enduring commitment to providing a platform for elite female players and fostering the growth of women’s rugby across the nation. All seven teams from the … Read more

New Zealand Victorious at LA 7s, Wolfhounds Claim Celtic Challenge Title | WRR 143

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for Feb 26-Mar 3. In this week’s highlights, New Zealand secured a consecutive victory at LA 7s, setting the stage for the seventh stop in Hong Kong on April 5-7. The Celtic Challenge wrapped up with the Wolfhounds crowned as Champions, while Germany made a notable return to international … Read more

Elite Girls Rugby League (EGRL) Shaping the Future of Women’s Rugby in the Mid-Atlantic

The Elite Girls Rugby League (EGRL) has become a prominent force in girls’ high school rugby, fostering growth and creating unique opportunities for talented athletes. Originating in the Mid-Atlantic HS Conference, EGRL has expanded its reach along the East Coast, comprising 13 teams and 4 emerging teams. The league not only conducts regular conference matches … Read more