11 Oct 2013

NERFU in the News: Boston Area Clubs Highlighted

October 11, 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

Scores from the weekend (D2 Men: Hartford Upends Amoskeag)

October 07, 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

Eastern Connecticut State Rugby Recognized for Community Service

October 04, 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 from the weekend (Boston Men remain undefeated)

September 30, 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

Weekly Scores

September 23, 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

IMPORTANT: NERFU to Adopt USA Rugby's Electronic Rosters

September 17, 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 Messgae about CIPP Compliance and Ref Assignments

September 05, 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

Northeast Rugby Olympic Development Academy Completes Phase 1

September 05, 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..

28 Aug 2013

Brains Over Brawn: Don't 'Tough Out' a Concussion. Know the 5Rs

August 28, 2013

USA Rugby has launched a very important new concussion policy- "Brains Over Brawn: Don't 'Tough Out' a Concussion. Know the 5Rs".  This policy aligns with the IRB's guidelines and messaging concerning concussion management.USA Rugby and NERFU have made player welfare and safety their top priori..

28 Aug 2013

Two Level 1 Referee Courses Scheduled for Early September

August 28, 2013

The New England Rugby Referee Society (NERRS) has announced two Level 1 Referee courses scheduled in early September. They will both be held the weekend after Labor Day in the following locations: September 7 at Dartmouth College in Hanover NH September 8 in Melrose MA To register for..