Rowan Named One of Top 50 Teams in all of DIA and DIAA

Florugby released the final fall season rankings of all DIA and DIAA programs combined.   The list includes perennial DIA powerhouse teams such as Cal, BYU, Life, Navy and Penn State. Competing in only thire first year at DI level, Rowan was included on the list.  The Profs were only a handful of DIAA programs named … More Rowan Named One of Top 50 Teams in all of DIA and DIAA

Nine Profs Selected to Conference All-Star Team

In recognition of outstanding individual achievement on the field this year, nine Rowan players were selected to the MARC all-star team.  They will be competing in a match on 12/2 in Conshocken, PA against another conference all-star team. The players selected are: John Dormann Ryan Hamblin James Higginbotham Brent Lobascio Matt Opacity Sam Portner Matt Rhodes … More Nine Profs Selected to Conference All-Star Team

Rowan’s Playoff Ride Ends in Sweet 16 Defeat

The Profs dropped their Sweet 16 game to the University of Mary Washington on Saturday.  Although they produced a gallant effort, they were ultimately outclassed by the #2 ranked team in the nation.  Mary Washington’s varsity  status and 11 international players proved too much of a hurdle for the  Profs. Although the Profs fell in the match, … More Rowan’s Playoff Ride Ends in Sweet 16 Defeat

Rowan Falls in Conference Championship Final

The Rowan Profs finished their MARC schedule with a tough loss in the conference final. The Profs fell to the reigning conference champs, St. Joe’s Hawks 27-11. Facing a talented, well-coached and disciplined Hawks team, the Profs were on the back foot from the opening kickoff as the result of successive penalties. Conceding territory and … More Rowan Falls in Conference Championship Final

Profs advances to MARC D1AA Championship

Rowan overcame a slow start to take a 27-15 MARC D1AA Semi-final victory against a spirited Temple side. With the win, the Profs advanced to their 7th consecutive Conference Championship match in 7 years.  Rowan’s opponent will be the 2016 Keystone Conference D1AA Champions, St Joe’s University, who withstood a strong first half challenge from … More Profs advances to MARC D1AA Championship

Rowan set for MARC D1AA Semi-final/ Championship Weekend

Coming off their impressive 76-10 MARC D1AA quarterfinal victory, Rowan, now ranked 17th in national polls, will look to keep its momentum against fellow MARC East Division member, Temple University. The Owls pulled off 15-14 quarterfinal victory by slotting a penalty kick with no time left against MARC West Division #2 seed, West Virginia. The … More Rowan set for MARC D1AA Semi-final/ Championship Weekend

Rowan Romps to Victory in Playoff Quarterfinals

On a beautiful autumn afternoon, Rowan rugby rampaged to a 76-10 victory over Indiana University of Pennsylvania in the quarterfinals of the conference championships.  In a display of overall team dominance, the Profs ran in 12 tries and cruised to victory.   Next weekend the Profs travel to Temple University’s Ambler, PA campus for the … More Rowan Romps to Victory in Playoff Quarterfinals

Rowan Celebrates Program Pride on Homecoming Weekend

Rowan Rugby welcomed back to campus many distinguished alumni this Saturday to celebrate a continuing tradition of success. In what turned out to be a free-flowing, entertaining game of rugby under the lights, the A-side eventually emerged victorious. Both sides showed early on their intent to move the ball and run from all areas of … More Rowan Celebrates Program Pride on Homecoming Weekend