Subscribe to and check the site regularly to stay posted on your University of Memphis Rugby Club. Tiger Rugby has a long tradition of athleticism and commitment to the game. We are especially excited about reaching new goals this coming season. Practice is open for any U of M students (or Southwest Tennessee Community College […]
The Tigers won the SCRC D2 conference title this year which led to the selection of several Tigers being honored on the All-Conference team. You can read the official SCRC announcement here. The Tigers on the all-Conference team are: Musa Banat, Austin Kelley. Brittin Roedel, Calvin Gentry and Alex Sisco. Congratulations to our All-Conference Tigers!
Austin Kelley was named All-Conference MVP by the Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference on Friday December 13, 2019. He was honored for his solid play at prop through the fall 2019 season. ” Austin Kelley is an excellent rugby player and a true gentleman.” Said head coach Marc Holley. “He possess leadership qualities and demonstrates these […]
As the playoffs were finalized over the weekend the Goff National rankings were posted and the Tigers ended up ranked #4 in the nation in D2. The Tigers beat Villianova (#7) in their sweet 16 match and were beaten by Wisconsin-Whitewater (#2) by one try in a close Elite 8 match. Wisconsin-Whitewater fell to D2 […]
Goff Report now ranks the Tigers #8 in the nation in D2. You can view that ranking here. The Goff Report is an independent rugby sports news service that provides a national ranking as part of their rugby coverage. The Tigers jumped into the top 40 this year for the first time with a ranking […]
The Tigers were in the USA Rugby D2 playoffs at Furman University this past weekend scheduled to play two matches…. Sweet 16 on Sunday and Elite 8 on Sunday if successful on Saturday. The Tigers beat Villianova on Saturday in what became a mud bowl. This was one of the sloppiest fields that I have […]