Game Reports

Men win fifth straight, Women fall to Portland

The Brooklyn Rugby men’s team continued their strong play in the Empire Geographic Union – NYC Division this Saturday, defeating New York Rugby Club (NYC) 27-24, en route to their fifth victory in a row. Meanwhile, the Brooklyn women’s team fell 27-7 to Portland after making the trip up to Maine. On the men’s side,…

Brooklyn Rugby men and women victorious in week 7

The Brooklyn Rugby men and women each came away with victories on Saturday, the men defeating Gotham Knights Rugby Club (NYC), 21-14, and the women beating Charles River Rugby Club (MA), 44-5. On the men’s side, Brooklyn faced Gotham for the second time this season, defeating them 39-15 in Week 2. Gotham was looking for…

Brooklyn men top Old Maroon, make it three straight

The Brooklyn Rugby men won their third consecutive game on Saturday, defeating Old Maroon (NYC), 57-17, in the Bronx; while the Brooklyn women dropped a tough match to visiting Burlington Rugby Club (VT), 34-19. Kicking off the second half of the 2015 season, the Brooklyn men traveled to Fordham University to face Old Maroon, who…

Brooklyn Rugby Men Defeat Rival Rockaway and Move into First Place

Following the team’s 31-0 shutout victory over Suffolk last week, the Brooklyn Rugby men came away with their biggest win of the season on Saturday with a 36-14 victory over rival Rockaway Rugby Club (NYC). Brooklyn jumped out to an early lead in the match after James Brodribb converted three consecutive penalties to start the…

Brooklyn Rugby Men and Women Suffer Week 3 Losses

Brooklyn Rugby fell on both the men’s and women’s sides this past weekend, Week 3 of the Empire GU schedule. The men lost to New York Rugby Club (NYC) at home while the women fell to Providence Rugby Club (RI) after making the trip up to Rhode Island. On a windy day at Fort Tilden,…

Brooklyn Rugby tops Knights, Women fall to Hartford

In week 2 of the 2015 season, the Brooklyn Rugby men faced off against the Gotham Knights (NYC), coming away with a hard fought 39-15 victory, while the women hosted a strong Hartford (CT) team, falling 36-12. The Brooklyn men fell behind early, as Gotham touched down in the eighth minute to go up 5-0…

Brooklyn Rugby Men & Women Kick off 2015 with shutout victories

The Brooklyn Rugby men and women kicked off the 2015 season on Saturday and both teams came away with shutout victories. The men defeated Old Maroon (NYC) 43-0, while the women beat Morris (NJ) 6-0. The victories came on the same day that Brooklyn Rugby would honor one of its founding members, Josh Magnas, who…

Brooklyn Men are the Empire GU 7s champions!

The 2015 Empire GU 7s Rugby Series is in the books and the Brooklyn Rugby Men are the season champions! Brooklyn capped off an incredible season at the Blazing 7s Tournament on Saturday, finishing in second place and securing the Empire GU 7s season series championship in the process. The Brooklyn women also finished in…

Women win Plate at NJ 7s, Men finish in 2nd place to lead Empire 7s Series

The men and women of Brooklyn Rugby Club completed another successful weekend at the New Jersey 7s tournament in Monmouth Junction on Saturday. The women earned hardware for the second consecutive week, while the men finished in second place to maintain their lead at the top of the 2015 Empire Sevens Series standings. After finishing…

1st & 2nd place finish in Hell Gate for Brooklyn Rugby

The third leg of the Empire Rugby Sevens Series, the Hell Gate Sevens Tournament, was contested this weekend at Randall’s Island, and both the men and women of Brooklyn Rugby Club faired very well. The women captured the Cup Championship of the Social Division, while the men finished in second place in the Empire Division…