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 Goff Report has continued to assess the play of ruggers in the USA and have named two more Tigers as top players in the USA. Brittin Roedel is named one of the top 16 halfbacks in the USA and Calvin Gentry was named one of the top 24 Centers in the USA. Brittin and […]
Calvin Gentry was recognized as the MVP of the club for the tough running that he added to the Tiger offense. He also helped other players improve their play as he would set them up for scores. He scored critical tries that kept the Tigers undefeated through conference play and he teamed up with Brittin […]
Tiger hooker and team captain, Musa Banat, and Tiger prop and club treasurer, Austin Kelley, make the top 150 tight five players in the USA in the Goff Report. Goff ranked Austin as one of the top 17 props and Musa was found to be one of the top 7 hookers in D2. You can […]
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 […]