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NDC Awards Rugby Scholarship to Colin Blaha

Congratulations to Colin Blaha, a 4 year player with the Hudson Rugby Club, along with Director of NDC Rugby Brian McCue and his father Joe Blaha, at his official signing at Notre Dame College on Friday, May 9, 2014. Colin has chosen to pursue his academic and rugby career at NDC and play for the […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 5/7/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS 1. (1) St Edward (11-3) Went 2-1 at Midwest 2. (2) Moeller (9-3) Beat Pickerington 21-10 3. (3) St Ignatius (10-4) Went 2-1 at Midwest 4. (5) Strongsville (4-3) Beat St Ignatius B 24-14 5. (6) Pickerington (4-2) Lost to Moeller, Beat Westerville 20-0 6. (4) Hudson (5-4) Lost to Indian Springs & Xavier 7. (8) Indian […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 4/29/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS 1. (1) St Edward (9-2) Beat Strongsville 31-5 2. (2) Moeller (8-3) Beat St Xavier – Liousville 25-5 3. (3) St Ignatius (8-3) Beat Brunswick 63-5 4. (4) Hudson (5-2) Beat Igantius B 31-3 5. (6) Strongsville (3-2) Lost to St Eds 5-31 6. (7) Pickerington (3-1) Beat Tri-Village 29-7 […]

Lucas Heckman of Perrysburg Signs Rugby Scholarship with NDC

On Tuesday April 22, 2014 in a small room in the Way Public Library, Perrysburg Senior Lucas Heckman made history. He signed a rugby scholarship to play at Notre Dame College, in South Euclid, Ohio. You may be thinking to yourself, “what’s the big deal about signing an athletic scholarship?” This is the first time […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 4/22/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS (1) St Edward (8-2) OFF (2) Moeller (3-3) OFF (3) St Ignatius (6-3) Beat Hudson 46-24 (4) Hudson (4-2) Lost to St Ignatius 24-46 (5) Indian Springs (2-3) OFF (7) Strongsville (3-2) Beat Avon 19-5 (8) Pickerington (2-1) Lost to Strongsville 5-12 (6) Brunswick (2-5) Lost to St Ignatius 63-5 […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 4/15/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS 1. (1) St Edward (8-2) Beat Moeller 17-10 2. (2) Moeller (3-3) Lost to St Eds 10-17 3. (3) St Ignatius (5-3) Went 2-1 at Jesuit Cup 4. (4) Hudson (4-1) Beat Brunswick 31-7 5. (8) Indian Springs (2-3) Beat St Xavier 19-10 6. (6) Brunswick (2-3) Lost to Hudson […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 4/8/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS 1. (1) St Edward (7-2) Beat Brunswick 26-12 2. (2) Moeller (3-2) Beat Xavier 41-0 3. (3) St Ignatius (3-2) Beat Westerville 33-0 4. (8) Hudson (3-1) Beat Strongsville 68-5 5. (5) Pickerington (2-0) Beat Indian Springs 10-3 6. (4) Brunswick (2-2) Lost to St Eds 26-12 7. (6) Westerville […]

USA Rugby Announces City-Based 7s Tournament

USA Rugby announced Thursday a new all-star rugby sevens tournament designed to decide one of the teams to attend the Premiership Rugby World Club 7s this summer. New York City won the Plate in the inaugural World Club 7s at Twickenham in August, and will return. One other USA team will join them. The tournament […]

HS Boys State Rankings – Updated 4/2/14

DIVISION 1 – HS BOYS 1. (1) St Edward (6-2) beat Westerville 30-0 2. (3) Moeller (2-2) Beat Ignatius 6-5 3. (2) St Ignatius (2-2) Lost to Moeller 5-6 4. (4) Brunswick (2-1) Lost to Pride, DC 15-27 5. (5) Pickerington (1-0) Off Week 6. (6) Westerville (3-5) Lost to St Eds 0-30 7. (10) Indian Springs […]

Rugby Players Not Easily Scared

MEDINA CLUB TEAM ENTERING DIFFERENT ERA, SAME EXPECTATIONS TOWARDS WINNING A willingness to get better sometimes means stepping outside of one’s comfort zone. Medina’s rugby program might experience this firsthand this spring. The club team is young, but moved up to Division II-A of the Cleveland South Region. The players, however, seem willing to do […]