24 Nov 2015

NERFU Needs New Leaders- All Board Positions Up For Election!

November 24, 2015

This year's Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be one of the most influential since the Union converted to a Geographic Union 5 years ago. Every position on the board is up for election, per our by-laws. Many long-time board members have already announced their intentions not to run again. ..

24 Nov 2015

Eastern Connecticut State Headed to Nationals!

November 24, 2015

Eastern Connecticut State University (ECSU) scored a try on the final play of the match to defeat Plattsburgh State University 24-20 to win the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO) Northeast Region Championship and earn their first trip to the NSCRO National Championship. In..

21 Nov 2015

Eastern Connecticut State Takes Next Play-off Step

November 21, 2015

Reminder that Eastern Connecticut State University (ESCU) is hosting and playing in the National Small College Rugby Organization's (NSCRO) play-offs today and tomorrow. NSCRO's Champions Division Northeast Regionals features ESCU vs. Rochester and SUNY Oneonta vs. SUNY Plattsburgh in the semi-final..

15 Nov 2015

Salem State Wins NSCRO Northeast Regionals

November 15, 2015

Congratulations goes out Salem State's Mens Rugby Club as they defeated Canisius College 62-12 at the National Small College Rugby Organizations (NSCRO) Northeast Challenge Cup Qualifier yesterday. Salem State is now headed to Mount St. Mary’s (Emmitsburgh, MD) on December 5th to take part in the ..

15 Nov 2015

U of New England Women Primed for NSCRO Region 1 Play-offs

November 15, 2015

After a weekend off, the University of New England Women are primed and ready for the National Small College Rugby Organization's (NSCRO) Regional Play-offs. The Region 1 (Northeast) Championship is this weekend and is being hosted by Colby-Sawyer College (New London, NH). The University of N..

15 Nov 2015

Eastern Connecticut and Salem State Men Are NERFU Champs

November 15, 2015

Last weekend saw the top four NERFU clubs in two divisions do battle to see who would advance on to the National Small College Rugby Organization's (NSCRO) regional play-offs. In the Champions Cup division NERFU North #1 seed University of Maine- Orono took on NERFU South #2 seed Tufts an..

30 Oct 2015

Two NERFU College Clubs in Women's NSCRO Top 20

October 30, 2015

University of New England and Colby-Sawyer placed in the top twenty in the first-ever NSCRO Women’s Top 20 put out by the Goff Rugby Report. Undefeated in league play, University of New England is currently ranked #5. Colby-Sawyer comes in at #17 nation-wide, it's only loss happening against Un..

13 Oct 2015

Columbus Day Weekend Scores

October 13, 2015

Plenty of matches taking place over the holiday weekend and some divisional battles heating up!Club MenMystic River 63-0 Boston I.W. Boston Maccabi 17-25 Mad River/Stowe Charles River 32-26 Boston- DIII Freedom 47-15 North Shore B.I.W. - DIII 60-5 Old Gold MIT 44-17 Springfield New London County 28-..

06 Oct 2015

Scores From the Weekend

October 06, 2015

Lots of scores from this weekend! Check them out: College Women Castleton State 7-32 Keene State U of New England 36-27 Colby-Sawyer College Men Bates College 32-27 Maine Maritime U of Maine-Farmington 13-28 U of Maine-Orono U of New England 3-26 Colby College Eastern Connecticut State 38-10 Tuf..

19 Sep 2015

Remembering Don Morrision

September 19, 2015

NERFU joins the international rugby community in mourning the loss of Don Morrison, after a brave battle with cancer. Don was truly a special individual who has left a lasting mark on our sport through his contributions as a top-flight referee, on both the domestic and international level. Don was a..