24 Dec 2015

2016 Saratoga Sevens Invitational

December 24, 2015

To promote their third annual Saratoga Sevens Rugby Invitational, Saratoga Rugby has released a video. The 2016 tournament weekend will feature a Friday night Over 35’s kick-off 15’s match followed by the sevens tourney on Saturday, the weekend wraps up with high school players competing on Sund..

23 Dec 2015

North Shore Looking for a Head Coach

December 23, 2015

North Shore Rugby is seeking a Head Coach for their Men’s Division III team beginning in the 2016 season. If you have the knowledge and desire to teach, coach and manage their men’s team, please respond to Club President, John Rice with a short description of your coaching and rugby background, ..

22 Dec 2015

Level 200 Coaching Courses Coming

December 22, 2015

The Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization (MYRO) has worked with USA Rugby to get two Level 200 coaching courses offered in Massachusetts this winter.The first class will be held on Sunday January 31st at Smith College (located in western Massachusetts). You can find more details and register on th..

21 Dec 2015

Fourteen Board Positions Open, Only One Nomination

December 21, 2015

NERFU needs new leadership but so far we’ve only had one nomination for the fourteen spots open on the NERFU board. Per our by-laws, every position on the board must be up for election. While several current board member have indicated their willingness to run again, we still have two-thirds ..

15 Dec 2015

Senior Club Fall Season Re-cap

December 15, 2015

In our latest newsletter we re-capped all of the senior club fall competitions. You can see the whole report here complete with photos. For a text only version of the re-cap continue reading...(photo credit: Boston Maccabi RFC)2015 Senior Club Fall Season Re-cap All of our senior club divisions are..

07 Dec 2015

Salem State Rugby wins NSCRO East Coast Championship!!!

December 07, 2015

Congratulations goes to Salem State University for winning the National Small College Rugby Organization’s (NSCRO) East Coast Championships this weekend.   Salem State hit the road early on Friday to travel to Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsurgh, MD to take part in the Region 1 (East ..

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 ..