Vassar

About

"Vassar College Men's Rugby 10 Metropolitan New York Rugby Union Playoff appearances - ’95,’96,’98,’99,’00,’01,’02,’03,’07,’11 9 Tours - Ireland ’99, England ’01, Australia ’02, England & Wales ’03, Argentina ’05, England & France ’06, Bahamas ’07, Ireland ’10, Barbados ’11 10 Northeast Rugby Union Playoff appearances - ’96,’98,’02,’03,’04,’05,’06,’07,’08,’11 6 Runner-up Metropolitan New York Division II finishes - ’96,’98,’04,’05,’07,’08 4 Final 4 Metropolitan New York Division I appearances - ’99,’00,’01,’02 3 Spring Tournament Championship Titles - ’99,’02,’07 3 Metropolitan New York Division II Championship Titles - ’03,’06,’11 1 Tri-State Conference Runner-up finish '12 1 Metropolitan New York Division I Championship Title - ’02"
"Vassar College Men's Rugby Founded in 1975 Vassar Rugby was one of the first colleges in the USA to hire a full-time Rugby coach (in 1995). The men's program has compiled 16 winning seasons of 18 since 1995 and made numerous playoff appearances. Individual honors have been earned by Frank Sharpe, a USA U.19 flanker and later a New York Athletic Club two-time Super League champion; Tom Weishaupt, Northeast Select Side player and captain. The team has made 9 overseas tours in the last 18 years."

Prospective Players

Vassar College is a highly selective private college located in the Mid-Hudson Valley just 75 miles north of New York City. Applicants must be dedicated academic students with outstanding grades and test scores. Contact the Head Coach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (845) 437-7000. Vassar Rugby is supported by the school as a Varsity Club Sport with the benefits of varsity sports such as full access to the Athletic Training staff and transportation to games. Full details are available on the web site.