April 19, 2017
After a long and at times difficult investigation by the Student Conduct & Community Standards office at UW-River Falls, both the men’s and women’s rugby teams have been suspended for the next several years.
April 22, 2015
UW-River Falls men’s and women’s local club rugby culture differs from major U.S. sports in competitive and social aspects. Rugby is a simple game. It can be played with as little as a uniquely shaped ball, a mouth guard and a bunch of bodies with some shorts.
April 8, 2015
The UW-River Falls men’s rugby club team recently got back from a tournament in Nebraska where the team won first place in the “7’s bracket” and second place in the “15’s bracket.”
October 17, 2013
Sheena Martens is a senior on the UW-River Falls women’s rugby team. She is from Custer, Wis., and attended high school in Rosholt, Wis. Both towns are just east of Stevens Point, Wis.
October 10, 2013
The UW-River Falls men’s rugby team has the highest national ranking of any team on campus, club or varsity.
May 2, 2013
The UW-River Falls men’s rugby team is currently ranked No. 16 in the country in the National Small College Rugby Organization.
October 11, 2012
Club sports, which include men’s and women’s rugby, lack the financial support provided to varsity sports, along with the other types of support that allow UW-River Falls varsity sports to prosper.
October 28, 2011
For the first time since 2006, the UW-River Falls men’s rugby team reached the elusive final four in the Minnesota State Championships. However, UWRF took it one-step further by beating Bethel University to reach the semifinals before falling to St. Thomas in the finals.
May 5, 2011
The UW-River Falls men’s rugby team recently had three players make the final cut for the All Minnesota rugby team at the tryout held in early April.
April 7, 2011
With the snow slowly melting and the smells of spring in the air, the UW-River Falls men’s lacrosse and rugby teams take center stage in the club sports scene on campus. Men’s Lacrosse President Ryan Jordan said that the team is looking good this year. He added that with the tight schedules of each player, […]
October 22, 2009
The UW-River Falls Rugby Club’s season ended this past weekend with a win against St. Mary’s at home on the intramural fields. For the first time in four years, the UWRF Fighting Cocks had the Minnesota Collegiate Final Four in its sight. With five matches and one tournament, the season wrapped up on a high […]
May 7, 2009
After spending four years in the United States Air Force, Jason Anderson, 30, decided it was time for a change in his life. Little did he know that after coming to UW-River Falls that change would include the UWRF club rugby team. Anderson grew up in Ellsworth, Wis., before joining the Air Force in 1997 […]
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