UD Rugby Team Captain
In his latest in a series of player spotlights in Collegiate Rugby, UCR's Kent Currie catches up with the current skipper of University of Delaware Men's and talks about influences, and the current state of the game in America.
Boston College and Harvard University kicked off their fall 2007 campaigns in a gritty encounter on the banks of the Charles River Sunday in front of a healthy crowd of BC and Harvard fans alike. The two rivals delivered a nail-biter of a match which probably left both sides unsatisfied with the result.
The East Coast kicks off their respective competition's this weekend and it will be as intrigiung as ever.
This website is going to give you, as a rugby enthusiast, an opportunity to have your say on the state of the college game.
California's 2007 national championship victory over Brigham Young will be broadcast in a two-hour presentation on College Sports Television (CSTV) Thursday, May 31, at 5:00 p.m. and rebroadcast Friday, June 1, at 5:00 a.m. (both times Pacific).
You will find the presentation on the following channels:-
The 2007 Ivies where held this year at Brown University and the final was played in terrible conditions, with the field heavy underfoot and a constant down pour of driving rain.
To all college rugby players if you are interested in playing ALL STAR RUGBY:
The trials for the New England Collegiate All Star program will be on April 28, at the home of the Mystic River RFC, beginning at 10:00 AM.
Oklahoma has become the latest university to offer scholarships to rugby players with the announcement of the formation of a scholarship fund. The fund was made possible by generous donations from alumni and friends of the program.
Referee: Steve Parrill
Location: Baton Rouge
Arkansas State made the long drive to Baton Rouge for a pre cup warm up for both sides. Arkansas State is always in the hunt for Division II national honors and LSU was determined to put their mark down as a team in the hunt this year as well.
Owen Collins is a rising star in American Rugby. At 21 he has already played 3 seasons with the Super League club Boston Irish Wolfhounds.
Collins, who is a former USA U19 representative, is a tall, strong and fit midfield back. If he can develop his core rugby skills to match his athleticism I'm sure he will become a regular starter for the Eagles one day.
The Gauchos out-class Tritons
The Gauchos out-class Tritons 59-19...but not before questions were asked.
It was a beautiful day in La Jolla, Ca where conditions were all but perfect. The Gauchos were set to begin their league season with a bang, but it would be the Tritons that would fire the first shot.