• Archive for March, 2012

    American Rugby Continues to Get Passed By

    by  • March 7, 2012 • Guest Post, News • 1 Comment

    The March 6 edition of the Philadelphia Inquirer carried a story that should cause every rugby fan to shake their head.  The article mentioned that there is now a professional Ultimate Frisbee league and that”5 million people currently play it nationwide, as compared with lacrosse, which is 1.9 million”. USA Rugby’s website indicates it...

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    Brotherhood’s Our Rule We Cannot Bend

    by  • March 6, 2012 • Guest Post, News • 0 Comments

    The word ‘mate’ has many different meanings, but in our global network of footy it refers to our unique brotherhood.  The following note was sent from former player/coach Barry Randall from the Victoria Police Rugby League Club.  Barry was here to play with the Hibos/Sharks back in 2000 and he has stayed in touch...

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    Donnybrook Cup Update

    by  • March 3, 2012 • News • 0 Comments

    The Donnybrook Cup is approaching fast and things are progressing nicely.  Continuing with our theme of ‘One Nation Under Footy’ we will be raising money for Cystic Fibrosis as part of our bus ride to the match where Union and League players will be harmoniously enjoying the days festivities.  What more could you ask...

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    Looking Back, As We Charge Forward

    by  • March 1, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    The month of March for many rugby enthusiasts in the States marks the beginning of the Spring Union season.  However, the Sharks are reminded of another one of our players who left us too soon: Jesse Woodward.  Almost 11 years ago he was taken from us, and we will never forget what he meant...

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