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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…

Brooklyn Rugby Club men win Monmouth Sevens cup championship

The 2015 Empire GU Rugby Sevens Series kicked off this weekend in Lincroft, NJ at the Monmouth Sevens tournament, the first of five tournaments played over the summer that comprise the Series. The Brooklyn Rugby Club men began their season with a perfect record on the day, taking home the Cup Championship and earning themselves…

Brooklyn Rugby men suffer tough playoff loss to Montauk

The Brooklyn Rugby men traveled to Southampton, Long Island on Saturday to take on Montauk Rugby Club in the first round of the Empire GU Playoffs, falling 13-0 to the division’s top seed. Montauk, which finished the fall season undefeated in Division 3 – NYC, led 6-0 at halftime after successfully converting on a couple…