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Coaching

The Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic

Wed 6/7  7-10 pm Dover Moose, 21 Sammis Dover NJ Volunteer Coaches The Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. Clinic (Sports Awareness for Educating Today’s Youth ™) is a three-hour program that meets the “Minimum Standards for Volunteer Coaches Safety Orientation and Training Skills Programs” (N.J.A.C. 5:52) and provides partial civil immunity protection to volunteer coaches under the “Little…

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Morris Rugby Names Replacements for Retiring Coaches

MORRIS RUGBY NAMES REPLACEMENTS FOR RETIRING COACHES Morris Rugby today announces  new head coaches for our u18 boys and u18 girls club sides as well as our senior women’s club due to retirement of our previous long term coaches. Please join the Morris Rugby board and trustees and coaches’ selection committee in welcoming Karl Matthews,…

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Lions Win 2!!!

LIONS WIN 2!!! Well, it was the Village Lions and not the Morris Lions, but why quibble over details.  For the 2.5 times out of 3, Papi was correct.  With the great Oyster Bay to our right, Long Island Sound to our left, we would kick off on a sun splattered field nestled onto a…

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Masters Gain First Victory of the Season!

MASTERS GAIN FIRST VICTORY OF THE SEASON! First and foremost, I would like to state that we did NOT play Montclair.  Maybe it’s me, but when Montclair states that “Morris Sucks”, I take it to mean they do not like our Morris County values. Papi’s weather prediction was spot-on. The weather WAS perfect for rugby. …

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Masters First Game of the 2016 Season

MORRIS MASTERS FIRST GAME OF THE 2016 SEASON 6 Nations has passed.  Easter has passed.  My gas has passed.  It means that the true harbinger of Spring has come – a dropkick beneath the Triboro Bridge to start the Masters season.  It means Papi’s first muster.  It means my first match report of the season,…

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U18 Girls Lose First League Match Ever

MORRIS HS GIRLS LOSE FIRST LEAGUE MATCH EVER 20-12 VS PLAY RUGBY We can lay out some excuses for this loss. We were missing our strike runner Delia Hellander and our excellent scrum half Jess Nagie. The referee did not show up, so a coach had to take the duties over, which caused some players…

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U18 Girls Win First League Match

MORRIS HS GIRLS WIN FIRST LEAGUE MATCH 81-10 OVER SOUTH JERSEY This was the first league match of the season, and the Morris girls picked up where they left off when they wont the state championship in commanding fashion over Union last June. To be fair, South Jersey is in a rebuilding mode and were…

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U18 Girls Start 2016 With Some Hard Lessons

MORRIS HS GIRLS START 2016 WITH SOME HARD LESSONS AT THE FROSTBITE TOURNAMENT, LANCASTER, PA The Morris girls saw plenty of action this weekend as they played six matches in the elite division of the Frostbite tournament against some of the top northeast teams including West End (Virginia), West Carroll (Md), Doylestown (Pa), and North…

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