The University of Memphis Tigers host the Kennesaw State Owls in two rugby matches this weekend. This is the first league match for the Tigers since realignment of the collegiate teams into conferences. The Tigers opted for the South Independent Rugby Conference, one of the toughest conferences in the south. All guests are invited to enjoy the match free of charge. (Bring a lawn chair and sity on the track.) Donations to the club are appreciated. Please see the Donate Page for options on how to support the Tigers.
Weekend Logistics are as follows:
Kickoff: 1:00 pm
Pitch: Memorial Field (Campus of University of Memphis)
Referee: Eric Fleming
Starting Side: 1. Jamie Perry 2. Ian Curry 3. Brandon Worley 4. Jonathan Bauer 5. Chris Lemons 6. August Myers 7. Adam Hairston 8. Kian Koleini (captain) 9. Tyler Mann 10. Phil Elliott 11. Tezman Mosley 12. Josiah Shipley 13. Cameron Wilson 14. Anthony Smith 15. Scott Smith
Replacements: 16. Eric Ofinowicz 17. Segen Maris 18. Mark Williams 19. Kasra Kolieni 20. J.C. Russell 21. Freddy Hodges 22. John Elmore 23. Thomas Strickland
Athletic Trainer: David Smith
Two matches are planned for the day. All Tigers will play this weekend. Tigers should be at the pitch at 11:30. Those preparing the pitch should be there at 10:30.
Social: Ubee’s Restaurant following the second match.