TRU Board Notes – 6/19/2017

At the request of our members the TRU Board will be releasing their monthly board call minutes and notes. View all of the TRU archived minutes or read on for the most recent notes: Roll Call (8:05pm) Parker Young Scott Green Tate Butch Dodge Tomsak Brad DuLong (guest) Turner James Yeoman Follow Ups from last call Website Redesign […]

RRRC Competitions Committee Notes – 6/12/17

The Red River Competitions Committee will now be releasing their monthly committee call minutes and notes. View all of the archived RRRC minutes** or read on for the most recent: Opening of the meeting and Roll Call (8:00pm CST) – A. Sharpley Sharpley Kolberg Young Luke Gross Watson Tate Kurylas Butch Keuppens Iker Turner (arrived 8:45pm) Hughes (arrived around […]

TOLA Standings Update

The TOLA Series has had two stops, first at Lone Star 7s and then this past weekend at Bloodfest 7s. So far for the men, the Austin Blacks have taken both tournaments and stand atop the standings. It is worth mentioning that technically there is a four way tie for number one in the men’s […]

2017 RRRC Qualifier #1 Results – Austin Blacks & ARPTC Win!

The first of four RRRC qualifying 7s tournament of took place over the weekend in Austin, TX. The tournament ended with the Austin Blacks Men’s Club and the American Rugby Professional Training Center (ARPTC) Women’s Team on top. The next qualifier is this weekend, June 24 at Tornado Alley 7s in Norman, OK. We hope […]

Tornado Alley 7’s – RRRC and TOLA 6/24

Oklahoma University Rugby Football Club (A Registered Student Organization at OU) Norman, Oklahoma, June 24, 2017– 3 Divisions: Red River Rugby (RRRC) Conference National Championship Qualifier (Men and Women) – TOLA (Texas-Oklahoma-Louisiana-Arkansas) Open Division (Men and Women) TOLA High School Division (Young Men and Young Women) “TWIST LIKE A TORNADO AND SHOUT LIKE THUNDER!” Three […]

Highlights & Pictures from Denton 7s (TOLA 7s)

Highlights from the first 7s tournament of the summer – Denton RFC 7s, a TOLA seeding tournament.  (Photos can be found here: and video highlights are here:  Many thanks to Denton RFC for hosting, and the Grand Prairie Mavericks for allowing the teams to use their pitch when Denton’s got rained out.  A good, […]

Austin Huns Defeat NYAC to Capture Men’s DI Title

The Austin Huns defeated longtime American rugby power New York Athletic Club, 27-23, Saturday to win their first USA Rugby Emirates Airline Men’s Division I National Championship in more than 40 years. The second game of the Championship event at Infinity Park was the tightest in years, went down to the wire, and featured six […]