RESULTS: West Men’s Division 2 & 3 Club Championships – Event information

Click here for complete RESULTS – seeding and brackets For Sunday, April 28 > Division 3 Finals: Wichita vs. KC Islanders > Division 3 3rd Place: Sunday Morning vs. Northern State > Division 2 Finals: Tulsa vs. Glendale Raptors II > Division 2 3rd Place: St. Louis Bombers vs. GOATS — The West Men’s Division […]

IMPORTANT – USA Rugby Registration and Transfer Deadline Info

Dear USA Rugby Member, It’s that time of year again! We wanted to remind you about an important transfer and registration deadline, Friday March 15, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time. To fully understand this deadline, we strongly encourage you to refer to the  USA Rugby Eligibility Regulations This deadline applies to you if: you are currently registered with a club that is not the […]

2013 West Men’s Club 7s Qualfiers

The West has announced the Men’s Club 7s Qualifiers for 2013. June 22, 2013 – Texas Region Hosted by: Woodland Express (formally Exciles) Venue: The Woodlands Christian Academy Main Contact: David Pope;; 832-955-1230 July 6, 2013 – Central Region Hosted by: Kansas City Blues Venue: Legacy Park, Kansas City, KS Main Contact: Peter Kowalski; […]

iRB Concussion Guidelines

Teams should be following the current regulation (Reg. 10) regarding concussions. Essentially – any player with a suspected concussion should be removed from play immediately. The full guidelines can be accessed via the attached link, or the attached document. LINK – iRB Concussion Guidelines DOCUMENT – IRB_Concussion_Guidelines_EN.

Atomic Sisters – West Women’s Club Division 2 Champions

The Atomic Sisters defeated the Kansas City Jazz by a score of 33-11 to win the West Women’s Club Division 2 Championship. The championship was hosted in Wichita, KS on October 20th by the Wichita Barbarians RFC. West Women’s Council chair, Holly Iker, was the West event commissioner. The Atomic Sisters advance to the USA […]

Rest in Peace – Kristine Anderson

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 the Kansas Jayhawks Women’s Rugby Football Club learned that Kristine Andersen, our teammate, friend, and sister, passed away suddenly on Sunday at the age of twenty-one. Kristine was a senior in the English Department at the University of Kansas and began playing rugby for the Kansas Jayhawks in the fall […]

USA Rugby Tournament Sanctioning Process

For Immediate Release September 28, 2012 USA RUGBY ANNOUNCES NEW TOURNAMENT SANCTIONING PROCESS USA Rugby to enforce new tournament sanctioning process effective immediately Sanctioning is free for registered clubs and members Non-sanctioned tournaments will not be covered by USA Rugby insurance BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby is announcing a renewed emphasis on the benefits of […]

West Referee Chair and Treasurer

The Western Rugby Referee Association has elected Gary Hartzell as the new Chair. Gary has served in a variety of capacities with the WRRA in the past, most notably as the West Referee scheduler. In addition, Dan Hattrup has been confirmed as the new WRRA Treasurer. Dan will work closely with David McPhail, West Treasurer […]

USA Rugby to Change Senior Club Competitions Structure

USA RUGBY TO CHANGE SENIOR CLUB COMPETITIONS STRUCTURE IN 2013-2014 Restructuring aimed at providing increased opportunities for development of players, coaches and referees Boulder, Co (Aug 27, 2012) – Looking to create an environment that promotes a higher level of competition for its members, USA Rugby announced today the framework for the coming restructuring of […]

USA Rugby Eligibility Regulations

USA Rugby Releases 2012-2013 Club Eligibility Regulations All member teams and players will be held to the Eligibility and Competition Regulations posted on the USA Rugby website. In event of any ambiguity in these guidelines, members are to seek an official interpretation from the Eligibility Committee. Definition of a Qualifying Competition has been incorporated throughout […]