2016 Franciscan Rugby News

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    November 13, 2016
    Barons Fall to UWSP in NSCRO Consolation Game FISHERS, Ind. – The Franciscan rugby team wrapped up the 2016 season in the NSCRO Central Region Championship on Sunday against UW-Stevens Point. The Barons fell to the Warriors 56-5.
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    November 12, 2016
    Ruggers Fall to USI FISHERS, IN – The Franciscan rugby team faced its hardest competitor this season and opened the 2016 Central Region Rugby Championships with a 51-8 loss to the University of Southern Indiana, Saturday afternoon.
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    November 05, 2016
    3RRC Gold Bracket Champions! Barons Defeat Robert Morris, 26-19 PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan rugby team ended a three-year drought to Robert Morris as the Barons claimed the 3RRC Gold Division crown with a 26-19 win over the Colonials, Saturday afternoon.
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    October 28, 2016
    Ruggers Advance to 3RRC Championship Match PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan rugby team avenged a loss to Carnegie Mellon last week as the ruggers defeated the Tartans, 17-12, in the opening round of the 3RRC playoffs, Friday night.
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    October 19, 2016
    Ruggers Battle CMU, Come Up Just Short PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Despite strong play by the Franciscan rugby team, the Barons fell to hosts Carnegie Mellon, 20-17, in the first regular-season game Wednesday night.
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    October 15, 2016
    Barons Fall to Robert Morris PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan rugby team dropped its first 3RRC contest of the season as the Barons fell to Robert Morris, 39-17, Saturday afternoon.
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    October 08, 2016
    Ruggers Honor Seniors with 80-0 Win over Geneva STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan rugby team celebrated its seniors in a big way with a nothing short of dominate 80-0 win over Gevena, Saturday afternoon.
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    October 01, 2016
    Ruggers Roll Past Point Park STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan rugby team continues to roll past its opponents as the ruggers defeated Point Park 32-12, Saturday afternoo
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    September 23, 2016
    Barons Power Past Grove City, Win 69-14 GROVE CITY, Pa. - The Franciscan rugby team came out on fire and rolled to a 69-14 win over Grove City to remain perfect in the 3RRC.
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    September 17, 2016
    Barons Roll Past Fairmont State STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan rugby team rolled to a 44-10 win over Fairmont State to open 3RRC action, Saturday afternoon.
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    September 04, 2016
    Ruggers Fall to Wheeling Jesuit at the 13th Annual Rugby Ruckus STEUBENVILLE – In a game that was dominated by two strong defenses, the Franciscan rugby team fell to visiting Wheeling Jesuit, 20-7, Sunday evening for the 13th Annual Robert D’Anniballe Rugby Ruckus.
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    June 08, 2016
    Kramer Named Head Rugby Coach STEUBENVILLE – Former assistant coach Dan Kramer has been named the Franciscan men’s rugby head coach, as announced by the athletic department.