The Profs spring season kicked off for both the senior 7s and Developmental 15s teams on Monday, January 22nd. Practices are being held at the intramural field Mondays 6:45 – 8:45 and Wednesdays 7:30-9:30. New players are welcome. No experience needed. Come out and become part of Rowan’s only DI team!
Three Rowan players were rewarded for the individual excellence of their Fall campaign by being named among the top DIAA players in the country. FloRugby released their annual list of the top DIAA players this week. Team captain, Matt Opacity, and eightman, Justin Sangster, were among those players selected. In addition, standout center, John Dormann, was named … More Three Profs Receive National Recognition
The Rowan Rugby family wishes everyone happy holidays and a wonderful new year!
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
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
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
The Rowan Profs were rewarded for a stellar season by earning an at-large bid to the national playoffs. This is a remarkable achievement for a program that is competing in its first DIAA season and a testament to the hard work of the players. Rowan will be the #7 seed facing the University of Mary Washington on Saturday, … More Rowan Rolls on to DIAA National Sweet 16
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
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
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