by Travis NormandMarch 14, 2020 I am a little late with this as you have probably already seen the USA Rugby announcement. In any event, here it is again. USA Rugby announced on March 13, 2020 that it was suspending competition and activities for 30 days (which is similar to the D1A Rugby announcement). However, … Continue reading National Championships (XVs & 7s) Officially Canceled
by Travis NormandMarch 13, 2020 (Friday) The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) "scare" has taken over the US (and world); and with that, sporting events have been canceled one after the other. It was only a matter of time before college rugby fell victim as well, and now it has been made official. Apparently D1A Rugby put … Continue reading D1A Rugby Suspends Competition Through April 5th, 2020
by Travis NormandMarch 2, 2020 Update: March 8, 2020 - Originally, I wrote that the Aggies will not play in the state of Oklahoma, but apparently the RRRC Championship game has been moved and will be at OU's campus. Therefore, the Aggies will add another state (Oklahoma) to their list for this season. If you … Continue reading Aggies go Coast-to-Coast in 2019-2020
by Travis NormandFebruary 12, 2020 I found this information today regarding scholarship money available to college rugby players. Follow the link to learn more about: "Austin Huns 7s Collegiate Scholarship Program" ($6,000 Worth of Scholarships Available)! The following quote is taken from HunsRugby.com: Spend an awesome summer in the capital of the Lone Star State, … Continue reading Rugby Scholarships via the Austin Huns!
by Travis NormandOctober 30, 2019 The 1st and 2nd Team All-Conference (RRRC) Selections were announced on, or about, October 28, 2019. I actually think these may have been announced at the RRRC 7s Tournament on October 12, 2019, as I was aware of some of these selections on that day. However, the complete list was … Continue reading All-Conference Selections from RRRC 7s Tournament
by Travis NormandOctober 28, 2019 https://youtu.be/zom4XKjc-2c?t=389 If you are not already listening to this show, you should be. Matt McCarthy hosts a weekly rugby podcast titled the Rugby Wrap Up. While the show focuses on rugby at all levels, McCarthy will usually do a short episode each week which reviews recent college rugby action and/or … Continue reading Aggies RRRC 7s Victory mentioned on the “Rugby Wrap UP”
by Travis NormandOctober 14, 2019 The Texas Aggies traveled to Houston on Saturday, October 12, 2019 to play in the Red River Rugby College Conference 7s Tournament at AVEVA stadium. The tournament consisted of Pool Play and a knock-out round, from which the Aggies emerged undefeated; winning the Conference Championship and an automatic bid to … Continue reading Texas Aggies win RRRC 7s Conference Championship Tournament!
by Travis NormandOctober 11, 2019* Please excuse the poor editing of this post but I am posting from my phone. I will update the editing and formatting when I get a chance.Tomorrow (Saturday Oct. 12, 2019) the Aggies will play in the RRRC 7s national qualifying tournament against the rest of the conference. The tournament … Continue reading Aggies head to Houston for RRRC 7s national qualifying tournament
See larger version below. by Travis NormandOctober 2, 2019 The Texas Aggies will be traveling to the Red River Rugby Collegiate Conference 7s Tournament on October 12, 2019. While the Aggies have won the last two 7s tournaments that they have played in, this next one is crucial as the winner earns an automatic bid … Continue reading RRRC 7s National Qualifying Tournament
by Travis NormandOctober 2, 2019 The Texas Aggie rugby club went to Austin this past weekend for a RRRC 7s Tournament that was played on September 28. The Aggies competed in both the A-Side and B-Side of the tournament, winning both competitions. The Aggies' A-Side played in four matches, while the B-Side competed in three; … Continue reading Aggies Win RRRC 7s Tournament in Austin!