The University of Notre Dame Men's Rugby Program plays at the highest level of collegiate rugby in the United States. We are a founding member of the Varsity Cup in 15s and we have competed each of the past 5 summers in the NBC CRC 7s Tournament. Games are played in Fall and Spring on our attractive artifical turf field, Stinson Rugby Field, and all students at Notre Dame and Holy Cross are eligible to join the club. For more information, please contact Head Coach Justin Hickey.
Justin Hickey named University of Notre Dame Program Director, Men’s and Women’s Rugby Club/Men’s Head Coach
June 01, 2016
Justin Hickey has been named the University of Notre Dame Program Director, Men’s and Women’s Rugby Club/Men’s Head Coach. Hickey departs his current position as Director of Athletics for Moon Area School District in the Pittsburgh area. Prior to his position at Moon Area School District, Hickey served as the Men’s Rugby Head Coach at Clemson University for four and a half years while simultaneously working on his PhD in Athletic Administration. In his final year coaching at Clemson, he was unanimously voted the 2015 Penn Mutual Varsity Cup National Coach of the Year by his peers.
December 04, 2015
In the Italian Serie A, Nick Civetta was Man of the Match for Toscana Aeroporti I Medicei as they beat Gran Sasso 16-7. The former Notre Dame and Cal second row, who played for the USA Selects, scored the only try of the game for Tuscany.