On Saturday and Sunday, November 10-11, 2007, the EPRU Collegiate All-Star tryouts were hosted by the Albright College Men
Players engaged in skills assessment, fitness testing and light scrimmage on Saturday, and three periods of scrimmaging on Sunday with referee Ryan Griggs. Twenty nine players were selected from this group to play the Palmetto Collegiate All-Stars and Clemson University on January 19-20, 2008, in Charleston, SC. The All Star players will attend a camp at Albright the weekend before leaving for Charleston to prepare for these matches.Read more »
Coghlan was an early pioneer in making rugby happen in the EPRU.
Here is an Excerpt from a Piece Written by a Villanova Rugby Player and an Obituary from the University of New Brunswick
As Villanova Rugby embarks on its 50th season of play, they will be without the man who started it all a half century ago. Coach Francis Coghlan, the founder and first head coach of the program, passed away on October 17 at the age of 80.
An exciting weekend was had by all - see the results here!Read more »
U of Pennsylvania Women's Coach takes on additional role for EPRURead more »
Congratulations to Elizabeth Inkellis (Princeton)and Katy Black (West Chester) named to 1st Team and Stephanie Burkhardt (West Chester) named to 2nd Team.Read more »
To best facilitate the continued growth and development of its collegiate program, the role of Collegiate Coordinator will transition to a Committee.Read more »
The Law change will see the implementation of a four stage
The IRB Council has approved a change to the Law that governs the scrum. This follows a review of the scrum by the IRB Rugby Committee and its Law Project Group following recommendations made by the IRB
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Ten players and coaches from Philadelphia Women's RFC traveled to Boulder, Colorado to represent the EPRU at the USA Rugby National All Star Championships on three different teams (USA Women's Eagles, MARFU Senior, and MARFU U23) June 9-11, 2006.Read more »
Boulder, CO June 11,2006 The MARFU Collegiates won the National Collegiate All-Star Championship for Tier B on June 9-10 in Boulder, Colorado.Read more »
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention has made available a valuable and free tool for all rugby coaches, players and parents. More than 300,000 people sustain sports and recreation-related traumatic brain injuries every year in this country.Read more »