Louisiana State

About

The LSU Rugby team is part of the Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference (SCRC). Included in the conference are SEC foes, Alabama, Auburn, Mississippi State and Ole Miss. The club has a long history of competitive success throughout the Deep South and, since 1996, the Texas Rugby Union. The Tigers are coming off multiple successful seasons where they have consistently ranked in the Top 20. In 2008-2009, the team advanced to the Elite 8 of the Division I National Rugby Tournament in Berkeley, CA. Recently, the Tigers finished 3rd in the Mid-South Conference of the Collegiate Premier Division, which analysts labeled as the toughest division in the country.
In the 2008-2009 season LSU finished first place at Westerns hosted by Colorado. The Tigers defeated Colorado to advance to the Collegiate Sweet 16's, later in the day they defeated Air Force which secured the title of Western champions. The Tigers went on to defeat Utah in the opening round of Sweet 16's and eventually fell in the quarterfinals to San Diego State University. The 2009-2010 season was another successful year for the Tigers. LSU hosted the Western tournament at the SAC fields. LSU defeated Colorado , which ensured their spot in a second consecutive Sweet 16 apperance. The Tigers went on to claim second place in Westerns after putting on one of the best performances the club has ever seen, against Texas A&M. The Tigers played Penn Sate in which they lost a hard fought battle. In the consolidation bracket, they went on to huge victory over UCLA ending another succesful season for the Tigers.

Prospective Players

Send questions and email regarding membership and enrollment by contacting us via Facebook, Twitter or email. "LSU Rugby Officers: President: Paul Rogers - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Vice-President: Jarrett Gartin - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Recruitment: Allen Alongi - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Treasurer: Ryan Sullivan Match Secretary: Garrick Huhner Social Chair: Wes Wesley "