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Morris Lions HS Boys Complete Regular Season – moving on to Playoffs

By morrisrugby | May 16, 2018 | Comments Off on Morris Lions HS Boys Complete Regular Season – moving on to Playoffs

Although the weather continues to try to disrupt the High School Boys games nothing could dampen spirits as a successful regular season came to close. Making up a March cancellation on Mother’s Day is not ideal and yet again the match was moved due to weather and field closures. In less than perfect conditions for…

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Morris Masters May 12, 2018: CT Grey #20 A Lot; Motley Less

By morrisrugby | May 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Morris Masters May 12, 2018: CT Grey #20 A Lot; Motley Less

Ruggers from all over the world gathered to celebrate the date on which Mrs. O’Herlihy dramatically improved the trajectory of Morris’ own Cal O’Herlihy’s life by promising to be with him through the best and worst of times.  The latter was exemplified by the performance of the Motley crew with which Cal and several other…

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Morris Lions soar with U16 win and ranked #41 after hard fought battles

By morrisrugby | May 8, 2018 | Comments Off on Morris Lions soar with U16 win and ranked #41 after hard fought battles

On the Unami Park pitch that epitomized the Mudturtle name of Union Rugby the Morris Lions played some superb rugby. Not the conditions for a free flowing or fast game the first game saw the High School Boys lose narrowly 10 – 7. However, the B side/U16’s followed with a magnificent 32 – 29 victory. …

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DENVILLE DAWGS 20th Anniversary Reception

By morrisrugby | May 6, 2018 | Comments Off on DENVILLE DAWGS 20th Anniversary Reception

For 20 years, children and their parents have been playing Rugby and joining the Morris Rugby Community. Come out and see the history of the program as we unveil the The Denville Dawgs 20th Anniversary Exhibit in Denville’s Municipal Building! Monday, May 14, 2018 6:30pm – 8:30pm, Presentation at 7pm Denville Municipal Building, 1 St. Mary’s Place, Denville, New…

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Away Game results in Home Win for High School Boys

By morrisrugby | Apr 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Away Game results in Home Win for High School Boys

Yet again Spring Rugby served up more weather-related challenges. With late notice that the Bergen Rugby pitch was closed they asked if we could move the game to a Morris venue. With the amount of rain in previous days the Pocono Road field was also closed so the game was moved to Mennen. On what…

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Let’s Go Ran-gers!!

By morrisrugby | Apr 23, 2018 | Comments Off on Let’s Go Ran-gers!!

NO!! For you troglodytes that are fans of a certain NHL team on the wrong side of the Hudson, I am NOT referring to them.  FIE!!  A pox on you.  I just have one thing to say: 19-94 (clap . . . clap . . . clap-clap) Nev-er-more (clap. . . clap . . .…

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Rent-A-Rugger Fundraiser

By morrisrugby | Apr 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Rent-A-Rugger Fundraiser

By popular demand, the Morris Men’s Rent-a-Rugger Fundraiser is back for the 2018 championship run! Immediately following the 3pm playoff game at Pocono Field, the Men of Morris will be auctioning themselves off for your money. Ruggers will advertise their skills and services they are willing to offer, along with a minimum bid and buyout…

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A Study in Recycling

By morrisrugby | Apr 17, 2018 | Comments Off on A Study in Recycling

Between our game last week on Randall’s Island and this week’s game at Center Island Field in Oyster Bay, I could not help but notice how the 2 NY cities deal with the restoration of artificial turf fields. At Randall’s Island, the City Forefathers and Fivemothers had already decided that they needed to resurface the…

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Morris Men played their first playoff match of 2018

By morrisrugby | Apr 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Morris Men played their first playoff match of 2018

By the grace of the Rugby Gods, we were granted the best weather of the year as Morris played their first playoff match of 2018 this past Saturday, April 14th.  The Empire GU Quarter Final tilt was a match-up of eighth seeded Syracuse Chargers and the top seed of the conference Morris.  It took Morris…

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Big Win for Morris Lions HS Boys against the 2017 State Champions

By morrisrugby | Apr 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Big Win for Morris Lions HS Boys against the 2017 State Champions

On another cold Sunday at Pocono Road the Morris Lions High School boys met the reigning state champions in our second league game of the Spring season. The Bridgewater team are clearly not as strong this year but couldn’t be under estimated. During the week the team build up had focused on continuing to execute…

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Let the Games Begin . . . .

By morrisrugby | Apr 11, 2018 | Comments Off on Let the Games Begin . . . .

Prior to the opening of our Spring season, the NYC Parks Commission requested a sit-down with the 6 families of Metro NYC Old Boys Pugby (we cannot call it rugby, because USA Rugby would expect a vigorish, as if our lifetime of blood and sweat equity is not enough).  Between the Gents and the Village…

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Morris Lions HS Boys win handsomely!

By morrisrugby | Apr 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Morris Lions HS Boys win handsomely!

Finally, after two cancelations the Spring season got underway on Sunday 8 April with a 44 – 0 win over Highlanders (West Milford). Prior to the game the High School Boys unveiled the new playing jerseys. Thanks to the funding raising efforts of the team, many supporters and especially the sponsors who made this possible.…

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2018 Annual Golf Outing & Dinner

By morrisrugby | Apr 10, 2018 | Comments Off on 2018 Annual Golf Outing & Dinner

Join Morris Rugby on Friday, June 22, 2018 at the Farmstead Golf & Country Club for a great day on the links! In addition to the golf tournament, the day will include a grill lunch, contests, awards, and dinner. The funds raised from this event will enable Morris Rugby, a non-profit, 501c3 to continue to…

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Jenny Stumpf signed her “Letter of Intent” to play Division II rugby with St. Bonaventure

By morrisrugby | Mar 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Jenny Stumpf signed her “Letter of Intent” to play Division II rugby with St. Bonaventure

Today as the Rugby NJ College Fair & Combine Jenny Stumpf signed her “Letter of Intent” to play Division II rugby with St. Bonaventure.  The Bonnies play in the Upstate New York Collegiate Rugby Conference.Pictured here are Coach Gene Caulfield, Morris U18 Girls, Jenny Stumpf, Coach Clarence Picard, St. Bonaventure Women.

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Two Morris Lions High School Seniors signed their letters of intent to play Rugby at Iona College

By morrisrugby | Mar 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Two Morris Lions High School Seniors signed their letters of intent to play Rugby at Iona College

Two Morris Lions High School Seniors signed their letters of intent to play Rugby at Iona College at Rugby New Jersey’s 2018 Combine and College Fair. Liam Andersen (Loose Forward) and Dilsher Maini (Flyhalf) with the Morris Lions U18 team have many years of experience in the Morris program both in 7’s and 15’s. They…

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Rugby New Jersey Flag Summit

By morrisrugby | Mar 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Rugby New Jersey Flag Summit

Friday March 23rd, 2018 Registration: 6:30 pm Program: 7 pm to 9 pm Register Here For More information See Flyer

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Congratulations to Morris Rugby’s own Alie Ramage

By morrisrugby | Mar 5, 2018 | Comments Off on Congratulations to Morris Rugby’s own Alie Ramage

Congratulations to Morris Rugby’s own Alie Ramage as she led the Atlantis Rugby U-18 Girls to their 1st place win in the Elite bracket of the Las Vegas Invitational this past weekend.  Alie was one of two returning players from the 2017 Atlantis squad that also took the cup.  A senior at Roxbury High School,…

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MORRIS RUGBY Custom Apparel Now Online…..Order Deadline March 16th 2018

By morrisrugby | Mar 2, 2018 | Comments Off on MORRIS RUGBY Custom Apparel Now Online…..Order Deadline March 16th 2018

Order your Morris Rugby custom apparel today! Order Deadline: March 16, 2018 Estimated Delivery: 4 weeks AFTER the Order Deadline date! FREE SHIPPING on all orders over $150.00!! Link:  http://www.shop.mvpteamgear.com/Morris-Rugby_c165.htm

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2018 Trustee Meetings

By morrisrugby | Feb 17, 2018 | Comments Off on 2018 Trustee Meetings

Sunday, January 21st ~ 10:00am Sunday, February 11th ~ 10:00am (AGM) Sunday, March 25th ~ 10:00am Sunday, April 29th ~ 10:00am Sunday, May 20th ~ 10:00am Sunday, June 24th ~ 10:00am Sunday, July 29th ~ 10:00am Sunday, August 26th ~ 10:00am Sunday September 30th ~ 10:00am Sunday, October 28th ~ 10:00am Sunday, November 18th ~…

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An Event Like this can only happen once every 40 years

By morrisrugby | Nov 26, 2017 | Comments Off on An Event Like this can only happen once every 40 years

The celebration of 40 years of Morris Rugby began with a New Year’s Eve party at the Dover Moose and culminated this Saturday Down on the Dirty Boulevard of Broken Dreams at the Mountain Lakes Club.  (for those of you keeping track at home, that was Jackson Brown, Lou Reed and Green Day all referenced…

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