September 23, 2013
Nashville, Tenn. -- After playing 225 minutes of rugby this past weekend, the USI Men's Rugby Club placed second in the Vanderbilt Oak Leaf Tournament after losing in the championship match to the University of Alabama.
The USI Men's Rugby Club overall record for the fall season is now 6-1 overall, 1-0 in conference.
USI was invited to participate in the tournament and was the only Division III team at the event. This was the first time that USI had participated in the Oak Leaf Tournament.
The tournament hosted 10 teams including USI, other teams included the University of Kentucky, Vanderbilt University and Tennessee Tech University.
Every team that USI played against in the tournament is Division I.
The Vanderbilt Oak Leaf Tournament was held at Vanderbilt University and took place Sept. 20-22.
September 20, 2013
Evansville, Ind. - The USI Men's Rugby Club defeated DePauw University on Saturday in a shutout victory, the final score at the end of the contest was 93 - 0.
DePauw University was USI's first match in the Indiana Rugby Union conference.
September 10, 2013
Cookeville, Tenn. - The USI Men's Rugby Club opened its fall season with a hard fought victory against Tennessee Tech University that resulted in a final score of 31 - 22.
The team traveled down to Cookeville, Tenn. this past Saturday Sept.7 to participate in a friendly match against Tennessee Tech.
The first half of the physical match up resulted in some key plays being made by rookie players of the club.