Four ND Players Make National Collegiate Rugby Scholars

August 20, 2012Byron Henry

Congratulations to Notre Dame Rugby players Victor Sadauskas, Ryan Mitchell, Bobby Manfreda, and Sean Oxley. These four players have been recognized by USA Rugby as National Collegiate Rugby Scholars, an award that honors rugby student-athletes on their collegiate or university's team, and are upperclassmen who have achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.7 out of 4.0 or higher.

National Collegiate Rugby Scholars


(Left to right) Bobby, Ryan, and Victor

"I am very proud of these four young men," says Coach O'Leary. "This is particularly impressive, as all four were also first-team squad members." Victor is a current senior Science Pre-Professional, Bobby a senior Applied Physics and Chinese, Ryan is Science-Business senior, and Sean a 2012 graduate of Finance.

To see a full list of 2011/2012 USA Rugby National Collegiate Rugby Scholars, please visit USA Rugby online.