Northern Michigan


The Moosemen Rugby team was established in 1979 and prides itself on being the oldest club sport on NMU's campus. NMU Rugby has built a reputation for themselves in the Michigan and Wisconsin Rugby Unions for their rough and "no mercy" style of play. The Moosemen pride themselves on their competitiveness and team unity. The team is involved in community events, including the UP 200 Dogsled race. Any students or fans are urged to come find out what the infamous Moosemen are all about.
The Mooesmen Rugby team is the oldest club sport on NMU's campus and is steeped on tradition since 1979.

Prospective Players

Anyone interested in the sport is encouraged to come out and play, regardless of experience. In the fall, the Moosemen travel three times to away matches in downstate Michigan or Wisconsin. In the spring, unofficial games are held around the Midwest.