The Deadbirds are storming their conference again.
The Deadbirds will have to wait a little longer to get a shot to settle the score with Ave Maria.
UNF Rugby took to the field ready to make up for a previous loss against Eckerd.
Match held at Hodges Stadium earns USA a spot in the Rugby League World Cup.
The win puts the Hawks one step closer to qualifying for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.
Ave Maria University backed out of the match against the Deadbirds due to not having enough players.
The UNF rugby team opened up the new season with a win over FAU Saturday.
UNF rugby returns this season with new faces and eyes set on the Final Four.
Representing the USA Hawks rugby team, Aguilar will miss part of his senior season with the UNF Deadbirds.
The Deadbirds won their fourth conference championship in five years, under Head Coach Richard Alleger.
The UNF Rugby Club, the Deadbirds, have had a successful track record since the club’s start in 2003, placing fourth in the nation in the 2011 NSCRO Division III National Championship and racking up several undefeated seasons.
The Deadbirds fell to Duke University by a score of 24-5, knocking them out of the National Small College Rugby Organization playoffs.
If American football has a close relative in the sporting world, the obvious choice would be rugby. Despite the two sports sharing multiple key components of gameplay, the rules of rugby remain largely unknown.
The team began their fall season with a win over South Florida, 33-9, before embarrassing Florida International University, 74-5, Oct. 21.
By: Josh Brannock, Sports Editor UNF has seen its fair share of memorable sports runs this season. The men’s and women’s tennis teams are entering their respective conference tournaments as one of the favorites to win, men’s basketball won the most games in program history this season, and Brianna Frazier […]
UNF rugby continues its historic first season in Division III play with its toughest match of the year.