Rugby Union World Cup

May 28, 2016 Pete Steinberg on 7s, 15s, & Pathways to Future

Following the USA Women 7s’ team first two pool matches at the Clermont 7s Tournament (26-7 loss to England & 12-10 loss to Spain), spoke with Pete Steinberg who is USA Women’ 7s’ assistant coach & head coach for USA Women 15s. What are you saying to the team now? Steinberg: In terms […]

USA Fan’s 2015 World Cup Review

Thirty thousand feet over the Atlantic Ocean and six hours from the USA the 2015 Rugby World Cup receded to the East as Norwegian Air out of Gatwick chased the setting sun. When I started writing the stories about this world cup, I struggled to find a theme to unite all the separate stories in […]

10-31-15 The Greatest Team’s Final Haka

It was the day of the 2015 Rugby World Cup Final and rugby’s biggest rivalry would be played out on its biggest stage. The All Blacks seemed to have the early lead in crowd support and costuming effort. It was Halloween in London and some early Trick-or-Treaters could have been mistaken for All Blacks’ fans. […]

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2016-2017 Articles

New Orleans bound Mardi Gras rugby players are invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Krewe of Ruckus

New Orleans bound Mardi Gras rugby players are invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Krewe of Ruckus on Mardi Gras Day. The group will congregate at Markey’s Bar (640 Louisa) in the Marignay at 9 a.m. and join the St. Anne’s Parade at 10 a.m. for the march over to the French Quarter. Ruggers […]

Capt Shreve’s First 2 Matches in New Orleans

High School Rugby action opened up this weekend with the newly formed Capt Shreve Rugby Club traveling to New Orleans to take on both Jesuit and the Barbarians. Capt Shreve started the season with a tough task of having to go against one of the oldest high school rugby teams in the state. Capt Shreve […]

2016-17 Deep South News

02/10/17 Tulane to Host NSCRO Qualifying Tournie On April 8th Tulane will host a National Small College Rugby Organization qualifying tournament. This is NSCRO’s fifth year holding its championship tournament alongside the ‘larger’ school CRC 7s tournament which receives national television coverage. The championship tournaments will be June 3-4, 2017, near Philadelphia. 12/20/16 NSCRO Top […]

Deep South Rugby 2015-16 Season

August 13-14th NORFC Competes at National Club 7s in Denver NORFC quaified for the club side championships in Denver by finishing second to Atlanta Old White in the South Tournament. At the national tournament NORFC lost 54-0 to Seattle Saracens, 21-19 to Austin Huns, and 28-12 to Kansas City Blues in pool play. In the […]

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History of Deep South Rugby

A Brief History of Deep South Rugby

LSU Rugby: The Maryland Moon – November 1971

Maud’s History – Part 1 – Tulane’s Beginning

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