Celtic Crossing Hosts Tiger Rugby Watch Party 2023

Get ready for an electrifying rugby experience as the Memphis Tiger Rugby team faces off against the University of Northern Iowa in the semi-final match for the National Collegiate Rugby National Championships! Thanks to the initiative of Tiger Rugby alum Kevin Roedel, the excitement doesn’t end on the field. Kevin, in collaboration with Celtic Crossing, has orchestrated a watch party that promises an unforgettable evening of camaraderie, cheers, and thrilling rugby action.

  • Date and Time: Friday, December 8, 2023 with Kickoff at 6:00pm
  • Location: Celtic Crossing, (Cooper-Young) 903 South Cooper, Memphis, TN
  • Broadcast: Catch the live broadcast on The Rugby Network.

As a dedicated Tiger Rugby alum, Kevin Roedel understands the importance of community support. He has taken the lead in organizing this watch party to bring fans together, creating an atmosphere that mirrors the team’s passion on the field. Kevin’s commitment to fostering a sense of unity among Tiger Rugby fans is truly commendable.

Celtic Crossing has gone the extra mile to ensure that this watch party is an exceptional experience for all attendees. In addition to the thrilling match, fans can enjoy special food and drink offers crafted exclusively for Tiger Rugby supporters. It’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in delicious fare while cheering for our Tigers!

Why Attend?

  • Community Spirit: Joining the watch party is not just about watching a rugby match; it’s about being part of a community that shares a common love for the sport and the team.
  • Exclusive Offers: Celtic Crossing has curated special deals to enhance your viewing experience, making it an event to remember.
  • Cheer for Victory: Let’s come together to cheer our Memphis Tiger Rugby team to victory! The more voices, the louder our roar!

Mark your calendars and prepare to immerse yourself in the thrilling world of Tiger Rugby at Celtic Crossing. With Kevin Roedel’s dedication and Celtic Crossing’s hospitality, this watch party promises to be a highlight for all Memphis Tiger Rugby fans. Let’s unite, cheer for our team, and create memories that will last a lifetime!


We’ve met our Final 4 travel goal, but Tiger Rugby still needs your financial support. We need fiscal stability in our Scholarship and Endowment funds. We also need to prepare for the spring 7s season. Please show the Tigers some love and give what you can.

Fans and supporters can continue to support Tiger Rugby by donating extra to our Go Fund Me here or can give through our Donation page here. Donations may be specified such as for the scholarship fund, general fund or endowment fund.


Do you have a Kroger Card? If so, Kroger will give the Tigers free money if you sign up and tell them to do so. Here is how you can get free money for the Tigers. Please link your card today. If you don’t have a Kroger card you can get one from for free from any Kroger store.

Tiger Rugby Gear is available at our online store at Tytan Rugby https://tytanrugby.com/collections/memphis-rugby

You can financially support the Tigers by donating at this link. We need your help and any dollars you give move the Tigers toward a win. Thanks for anything you can do.