Life University Press Release | June 28, 2017
Life University Director of Athletics Jayme Pendergast is pleased to announce the promotion of Colton Cariaga to Head Coach of the men's varsity rugby program.
Alex Solomon | June 6, 2017
For a Cal squad that had been preparing for the tournament with heavy hearts since teammate Robert Paylor suffered a spinal injury during the Bears’ win against Arkansas State in the Varsity Cup final, the CRC title gave the program reason to smile.
Alex Solomon | May 31, 2017
Life, which won the Mid-South Conference title in undefeated fashion for the fourth consecutive season, leads all teams with seven 1st Team selections.
Alex Solomon | May 24, 2017
A 28-player AIG Men’s Junior All-American team has been selected, and the squad includes 15 players that represent D1A schools.
Alex Solomon | May 23, 2017
Making the weekend even more special for Lindenwood University was the National Championship won by the school's women's team.
Mid-South Flexes its muscles in All-Conference
The conference may only be five teams deep, but there's still plenty of talent to go around.
Over half of the U20 squad from D1A Rugby
15 of the 28 Junior All-Americans to take on Canada in June represent eight different D1A schools.
Lindenwood wins 2nd College 7s Championship
Three days of dominance landed the Lions in the Cup Finals where they defeated Saint Mary's, 24-5.
PAC Produces Powerful All-Conference Team
Conference winners California headline the All-Conference Team and end of season awards.
Golden State's brightest players recognized
Top-10 teams Saint Mary's and San Diego State dominate 2017 California All-Conference selections.
Saint Mary's beats Life for third D1A title
A second half comeback produces the Gaels' third National Championship in four years.
Life and Saint Mary's seek third D1A Rugby title
The two teams will meet for the fifth consecutive D1A National Championship live on CBS Sports.
The D1A Rugby Semifinals set
Life will host BYU, while Arizona will travel to Saint Mary's to play the Gaels in the April 29 Semifinals.
Kamara epitomizes Baylor's surprise season
Difficult upbringing, college football background and finishing ability reminiscent of Carlin Isles.
D1A Rugby Playoff Update
Victories by Arizona, BYU, Lindenwood and San Diego State have solidified Quarterfinal matchups.
2017 D1A Rugby Playoffs unveiled
April 15's Opening Round marks first step in deciding who will play in May 6 National Championship.
The best of the southwest earn accolades
LSU headlines the Red River's All-Conference teams will 11 selections - including Player of the Year.
March's Players of the Month recognized
Life's Sam Cowley, Utah's Chad Gough and Texas Tech's Sadiq Sule received the monthly honor.
Spring is here and D1A Rugby is heating up
Several Top 20 teams in action with games broadcasted on Pac-12 Networks and The Rugby Channel.
CBS Sports Network to air D1A Rugby Final
The May 6 D1A Rugby National Championship at Saint Mary's College will air live on CBS Sports.
D1A uses spring break to tour the world
Michigan, Penn State and St. Mary's are using their Spring Break to tour Cuba, Ireland & Scotland.
D1A Rugby February Players of the Month
Four student-athletes from California, PAC and Red River have been named Player of the Month.
Saint Mary's downs BYU in Top-5 clash
After dropping three in a row to BYU, Gaels use a massive defensive effort to defeat the Cougars.
Conference Preview: Mid-South
Additions of Arkansas St. & Clemson have made the toughest college rugby conference even better.
D1A All-Americans soaring with the Eagles
The Eagles are off to a 2-0 start in the ARC, while four D1A players have earned their first cap.
Fitzpatrick & Barton earn Player of the Month
Two of D1A Rugby's best flankers, Arizona's Ryan Fitzpatrick and St. Mary's Alec Barton, recognized.
Five D1A Players tabbed for International Duty
Four All-Americans from are slated for their first cap during the Americas Rugby Championship.
Clemson Tigers tackle community service
Clemson is improving on the pitch, but take greater pride in their presence in the community.
Are you ready for the PAC?
Led by Cal, the PAC Rugby Conference is bigger and stronger for its first season in D1A Rugby.
Competition Growing in the Golden State
St. Mary's leads the pack, but several teams in California feel they have the inside track to 2nd place.
D1A puts stamp on MCAA Camp
Over half of the athletes at the Collegiate All-American Identification Camp represent D1A schools.
Best of the West Recognized
Forty-four student-athletes from the West have been selected to the 2016 All-Conference Team.
Beasts of the East: All-Conference Team
Rugby East Champions Penn State, Army and Kutztown highlight star-studded All-Conference Team.
Big Ten Championship Live on The Rugby Channel
Final featuring Indiana vs Ohio St. & 3rd-place game between Michigan and Wisconsin will air on TRC.
Undefeated mark inspired by coach
Colorado State's undefeated season has been inspired by its ALS-battling coach.
Massive weekend in the Midwest
BTU's top 4 teams - Indiana, Michigan, Ohio St. & Wisconsin - prep for championship-deciding games.
The Red River is Ready to Rumble
Two new teams have been added to the Red River - creating a new look North and South Divisions.
Rugby East: Midseason Report
The usual suspects are again atop of the standings, but there's still plenty of time for movement.
Big Battle in the Big Ten
Ohio State and Wisconsin put their undefeated records on the line in Madison Saturday.
Sevens gets underway on the West Coast
10 D1A teams will compete in one of the most competitive tournaments of the year - West Coast 7s.
Four from D1A heading to Uruguay
A new developmental competition involving 6 nations is taking shape and 4 from D1A made the cut.
Wide open west gets underway
2015 Champions Utah are out. So who is the front runner for the 2016 West Conference title?
Big Time Competition expected in Big Ten
Indiana is the clear-cut favorite with Ohio St. & Wisconsin not far behind. How will the BTU play out?
Rugby East Kicks off College Rugby
Army, KU & Penn State have been the head of the class. Will anyone challenge 'The Big Three' in '16?
D1A Rugby welcomes the PAC
One of College Rugby's strongest conferences, PAC Rugby, joins D1A while adding Stanford and USC.
D1A talent on display at RugbyTown 7s
Several teams in competition at Infinity Park have called on some of D1A Rugby's brightest stars.
D1A lends helping hand at Club 7s
Chicago Lions, New Orleans & Schuylkill River benefitted by adding D1A talent at Club 7s Nationals.
D1A's best on the Eagle pathway
9 players have been selected to the Eagles Elite Training Squad and Development Training Group.
They've Got Brains and Brawn
33 players from D1A Rugby have been named to the 2015-16 Collegiate Academic Honor Roll.
Ben Pinkelman heading to Rio with Team USA
Colorado State's Pinkelman tabbed as one of the 12 to bring back gold for the USA at the Olympics.
16 D1A players to tour Australia with MCAAs
Over half of the touring Collegiate All-American represent D1A Rugby schools.
All-Americans littered with D1A talent
Forty-four players from D1A Rugby earned a place on the 2015-16 Collegiate All-Americans.
Club 7s an avenue to keep ball in-hand
D1A players have linked up with the best club teams in the country to play sevens this summer.
D1A Rugby Heads south of the equator
Several players are heading abroad this summer to challenge themselves and improve their game.
Two D1A grads help Austin to DI Club Finals
Davenport's O'Donnell and Indiana's Winn enjoyed Club Championships despite loss to Mystic River.
Gaels reflect on 6-0 run to College 7s title
Disgusted with its loss against Life in the D1A Final, Saint Mary's washed the taste of defeat out of their mouth with a College 7s National Championship.
Eleven from D1A to compete at College 7s
'15 Champs Lindenwood return to defend its title, while ten others have sights on 2016 Cup Finals.
The Coolest Kids in California
Saint Mary's College leads the way with 10 selections to California's All-Conference Team.
The All-Stars of the Mid-South
There is plenty of talent to choose from in the selections for the Mid-South's All-Conference Team.
Life captures second D1A title
National Championship MVP Harley Davidson scored a try at Saint Mary's Stadium as the Running Eagles ended a two-year title drought at college rugby's elite level
A Rivalry renewed - Life vs. Saint Mary's
Life and Saint Mary's have emerged from the D1A field to compete for a National Championship.
Saint Mary's: a club team with varsity heart
Saint Mary's Rugby might be a club sport, but its players treat it with a varsity-like work ethic.