Highland Win #20 for Coach Gelwix

Highland Win #20 for Coach Gelwix

05.20.11

(Dobson Images courtesy of RugbyMAG) Highland exacted revenge on Utah United in the Boy's Under-19 National Championship at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah to claim their 20th title and send their legendary coach, Larry Gelwix, into retirement on the highest of highs.

Jesuit Wins HS Natl. Championship

Jesuit Wins HS Natl. Championship

05.20.11

(Dobson Images courtesy of RugbyMAG) Sacramento Jesuit was firing on all cylinders to pull away from Xavier in the second half to win the Boy's High School National Championship.

United v. Highland Rematch

United v. Highland Rematch

05.19.11

(Dobson Images courtesy of RugbyMAG.com) Two Utah powerhouses, United and Highland are set for battle once again in the U19 National Championship game on Saturday at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy Utah. The game will be webcast live at 4:30 pm MT on UStream.tv/usarugby.

4 Champions to be crowned in Utah

4 Champions to be crowned in Utah

05.17.11

Four national champions will emerge this weekend in the Boy's HS, Boy's U19, Girls U19 and College Premier Division Championships at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah this weekend.

Free Rookie Rugby Webinar

Free Rookie Rugby Webinar

04.04.11

Are you playing the newest Olympic sport in your program? There is a free Rookie Rugby webinar on April 13 that will outline the basics of the game, the full curriculum, and other resources that will make putting Rookie Rugby into your program easy!

Rugby Alabama Becomes SBRO

Rugby Alabama Becomes SBRO

03.22.11

USA Rugby is pleased to announce that Rugby Alabama has been approved as a Level 1 State-Based Rugby Organization (SBRO). The organization applied for SBRO status last Tuesday March 15, and was approved by the USA Rugby Youth and High School Department yesterday.

Weaver appointed as Youth Director

Weaver appointed as Youth Director

01.26.11

USA Rugby is proud to officially announce that Kurt Weaver will replace Mark Griffin as the Director of Youth and High School Rugby. Weaver has youth rugby experience as a player, coach, referee, and administrator. He will officially take the reins of the youth department in late February.

Rookie Rugby 7s Launched

Rookie Rugby 7s Launched

01.20.11

In 2009, USA Rugby launched Rookie Rugby, a non-contact version of the sport that is safe for kids of all ages. Rookie Rugby has been enormously successful, reaching over 350,000 youth players in 2010 alone. Two years later, USA Rugby is proud to announce the next progression of Rookie Rugby: Rookie Rugby 7s.

San Diego Olympic 7s Youth Tourney

San Diego Olympic 7s Youth Tourney

01.17.11

San Diego lost the USA Sevens to Las Vegas, but the sport is very much alive and creating a groundswell of youth players that are making the future of rugby in America very promising indeed.