College Competitions Committee seated
USA Rugby announces seating of College Competition Committees
Decisions on competitions at the college level will be in the hands of USA Rugby’s Men’s and Women’s College Competition Committees beginning with the 2011-2012 college postseason.
The competition committees will work with USA Rugby staff to review competition structures, site selection and seeding of playoff brackets at the college Division I and II levels starting with the Spring 2012 championships.
The committees are two of four new groups being seated by USA Rugby as part of the on-going restructuring of college rugby.
Members of the committees are:
Chair: Kevin Battle, UC Santa Barbara
Craig Brown, Northwest Collegiate Rugby Conference
Pat Kane, Wake Forest
John Roberts, Furman
Tom Rooney, Ohio State
Josh Smith, Bentley
Todd Streeter, Wis.-Parkside
Chair: Jonathan Griffin, Stanford
Jonathan Atkeison, North Carolina
Austin Hall, Norwich
Scot Prunckle, Wis.-Milwaukee
Roger Riley, Winona State
Amy Shopkorn, American
Pete Steinberg, Penn State
The College Competition Committees will report to the College Management Council with Battle and Griffin serving as non-voting members of the Council.