18 Oct 2013
Norwell Crash Victim Remembered by Friends, Teammates By Ruth ThompsonWicked Local NorwellDan Breen loved to play rugby.Friends and teammates of the 23-year old Scituate resident, who recently played for the South Shore Anchors Rugby Football Club (RFC), said he was dedicated to the sport, competit..
13 Oct 2013
Rugby, while played world-wide, is an incredibly tight-knit community… and when a rugby player and their family are in need, our community really comes together.We received word from a former NERFU member, James Cunningham (past Providence Men's RFC Captain), that a teammate from his current club ..
11 Oct 2013
Three clubs from the Boston area were the focus of several articles this past week:The Harvard Business School, which fields a Men's Division 3 Club, celebrated their 50th anniversary this past weekend. The Boston Globe covered the alumni match in their Metro Section on Saturday: Harvard rugby playe..
07 Oct 2013
Another great weekend (10/5/13) of rugby around New England. Here are some of the scores being reported so far*…Women's Premier LeagueBeantown 34-0 New YorkMen D1 ClubBoston 33-13 Mystic RiverBoston Irish Wolfhounds 43-12 MiddlesexWomen D1 ClubAlbany 22-15 MonmouthBoston 69-19 Village LionsMorris ..
04 Oct 2013
The members of the Eastern Connecticut State Men's Rugby Club were highlighted recently in the Hartford Courant: When Community Needs Help, Eastern's Rugby Club Is ThereLori Riley6:41 p.m. EDT, September 21, 2013WILLIMANTIC — The leaks in the parish hall started off small. But eventually, they had..
30 Sep 2013
Scores so far for the weekend of 9/28/13.*Women's Premier LeagueBeantown 12-19 DC FuriesMen D1 ClubNYAC 65-8 Middlesex Boston 37-20 Old Blue Boston Irish Wolfhounds 22-17 White PlainsWomen D1 ClubBoston 29-17 ProvidenceWomen D2 ClubBurlington 0-22 Beantown IIMen D2 ClubAlbany 29-42 AmoskeagSarat..
23 Sep 2013
Scores from around NERFU and the Northeast for the weekend of 9/21/13.*Men DI Club Boston 38-8 Boston Irish WolfhoundsMystic River 38-17 MiddlesexOld Blue 29-19 White PlainsWomen DI Club Albany 31-24 Providence Village Lions 32-5 MorrisBoston 50-24 MonmouthMen DII ClubPortland 103-5 North Shor..
17 Sep 2013
Dear NERFU Clubs,USA Rugby rolled out a new Competitions Management System (CMS) as our season started here in New England. The USA Rugby CMS is intended to be used by clubs to submit rosters electronically, as well as report match data (substitutions, cards) and results (match scores, player scorin..
05 Sep 2013
Important message from the New England Ref Society concerning getting refs assigned to your matches and how that is effected by the CIPP compliance of both the home and visiting teams.Dear Teams, It is that time of year again when we all need to renew our CIPP. I know t..
05 Sep 2013
Joshua Smith, Director of New England Academy Operations for the Northeast Rugby Olympic Development Academy (NRODA), filed this report as they wrap up Phase 1 of their inaugural season: "On May 26th we ran a try out at Malden Catholic for roughly 60 players, testing each player..