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The Yamulke Trick

By morrisrugby | Oct 9, 2016 | Comments Off on The Yamulke Trick

In the world of sport, the hat trick is the mark of a great performance by an individual athlete.  It is rarely achieved.  Rarer still, but not as desired, is the Golden Sombrero in baseball, signifying individual lack of performance.  But for all these achievements, the rarer-est is the cherished Yamulke Trick.  This is when…

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Time to clean out those closets and unclutter your homes!

By morrisrugby | Sep 27, 2016 | Comments Off on Time to clean out those closets and unclutter your homes!

Attention Morris Rugby Community and Friends Give us a hand to help raise funds to send The Morris HS Girls Rugby team to go to the HS Rugby National Championship in Spring 2017 Time to clean out those closets and unclutter your homes! Clothing Drive: Drop Off: Sunday October 9th, 2016 Between 9am and 2…

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New Years Eve Party

By morrisrugby | Sep 21, 2016 | Comments Off on New Years Eve Party

Who is ready to plan for New Years!!! Dec 31 2016 @ The Moose Lodge- 21 Sammis Ave. Dover, NJ 7:30pm – 1:00am Music by The Brassroots Free beer – Cash bar $45.00/pp Order Now!

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NJ Devils Fundraiser

By morrisrugby | Sep 21, 2016 | Comments Off on NJ Devils Fundraiser

Morris Rugby Fundraiser Night With the New Jersey Devils NEW JERSEY DEVILS VS. EDMONTON OILERS Saturday January 7th, @ 7:00PM Order Now! Click here for a flyer with all the information

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Gibbys Gallop 2016

By morrisrugby | Sep 21, 2016 | Comments Off on Gibbys Gallop 2016

It’s official: Running a 5 Miler or Run/walking in our 5K will be a rememberance for our hero, son and friend! In January of 2006, Morris Rugby and the Gibson Family started a memorial scholarship fund, “The Gibby,” to honor the memory of their son and teammate David Gibson. The Scholarship is given to a…

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Like Sow, like riblet

By morrisrugby | Sep 21, 2016 | Comments Off on Like Sow, like riblet

The scions of Babe were no stranger to leadership.  On this glorious sun-splattered day in Denville, these descendants would lead a procession of melted pig fat tendrils up into the atmosphere to waft their ways to the ever hungering crowd.  It was opening day for the 2016-2017 Tri-State Rugby Palooza season. The jambalaya recipe had…

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The Big Brew Beer Festival

By morrisrugby | Sep 14, 2016 | Comments Off on The Big Brew Beer Festival

The Big Brew Beer Festival is a perfect opportunity for beer aficionados to meet and hang out. With over 200 unique tastings it’s a great place to discover new beers and speak to brewery representatives. The Big Brew Beer Festival Saturday, October 1, 2016 The Morristown Armory 430 Western Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960 Join us…

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U18 Girls Are Making Great Achievements

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on U18 Girls Are Making Great Achievements

MORRIS HS GIRLS ARE MAKING GREAT ACHIEVEMENTS The Morris HS Girls are making history this weekend! 1/3 of the HSAA team selected to play in tomorrow’s match vs. Quebec 1 are current Morris girls including: Jordan Cowan Brianna Whitfield Jess Nagie Alie Ramage Delia Hellander   Also this weekend is the North American Invitational 7’s…

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Morris Rugby Names Replacements for Retiring Coaches

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on 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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Congratulations to the David Gibson Memorial Award Winners

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Congratulations to the David Gibson Memorial Award Winners

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE DAVID GIBSON MEMORIAL AWARD WINNERS The Gibby scholarship winners were Max Berry and Tyffany Brisbane. The Gibby award winners were: U16 Boys Jonathan Mitchell U 14 Boys Sumer Maini U14 Girls Julia Collum U12 Boys Connor Gilfillan   A few words from Tyffany: Hello, my name is Tyffany Brisbane and my new years resolution for…

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U14 Girls Tackle Rugby Summer Clinic

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on U14 Girls Tackle Rugby Summer Clinic

U14 GIRLS TACKLE RUGBY SUMMER CLINIC What- Tackle rugby clinic for girls under age 14 When- Every Monday and Wednesday from 6pm – 7:30pm Starting on August 8 and ending on August 24 Where- Pocono road field, 18 Pocono road Denville, NJ How much- There is no fee for the clinic What to bring- All…

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Meg Votta Memorial Scholarship Winners Announced

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Meg Votta Memorial Scholarship Winners Announced

MEG VOTTA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS ANNOUNCED New York – The committee for the Meg Votta Memorial Scholarship Committee is proud to announce that three winners have been selected for 2016. This year’s winners are Jack Honig of the Morris Rugby Club and Ailyn Rosa of the New York Rugby Club. In addition, the committee has awarded…

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Elvira the Albino Rhino and the Googolteenth Annual Jim Mccloskey Memorial Canoe Trip

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Elvira the Albino Rhino and the Googolteenth Annual Jim Mccloskey Memorial Canoe Trip

ELVIRA THE ALBINO RHINO AND THE GOOGOLTEENTH ANNUAL JIM MCCLOSKEY MEMORIAL CANOE TRIP BEEP  . . . BEEP . . .  BEEP.  Samuel Adams. Brewer.  Patriot.  The twin diesel exhausts competed with the leaf-blower whines for audio supremacy on this otherwise quiet morning in the sleepy Bergen County town.  Neighbors yawned nonplussed as they came…

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Morris Rugby U18 Boys Sevens Program

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Morris Rugby U18 Boys Sevens Program

MORRIS RUGBY HS BOYS SEVENS PROGRAM – OPEN TO ALL Want to improve your rugby skills this summer?   Become fast, fit, & skilled? Join the 2016 rugby sevens program!   The summer sevens program is open for all players from any teams or clubs. No tryouts We will register a number of teams commensurate…

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2016 Blazing 7s

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on 2016 Blazing 7s

2016 BLAZING 7S Saturday, July 23, 2016 – 8:30am The Blazing 7s is sponsored by Morris Rugby DIVISIONS & ENTRY FEES Men’s Premier $325 Men’s Empire GU Championship (Empire Teams Only) $325 Men’s Club $325 Women’s Premier $325 Women’s Empire GU Championship (Empire Teams Only) $325 Women’s Club $325 HS Boys $225 HS Girls $225…

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Why Is My Earwax Black?

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Why Is My Earwax Black?

WHY IS MY EARWAX BLACK? Going to work this week, I took out my earbuds when I got to the Port Authority, and discovered they were not a golden brown, but a dull black.  Vestiges of our swamp-fest 10 days earlier.  The pitch was so sloppy that the mud got everywhere.  I heard an anecdotal…

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Lions Win 2!!!

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on 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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U14 Girls Going to Virginia

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on U14 Girls Going to Virginia

U14 GIRLS GOING TO VIRGINIA I want everyone to know that the U14 girls team is traveling to Virginia this weekend to play in their first games ever. Lets wish the a safe trip and a good luck in their games this Saturday. Also I want to give a shout out to Omar, he donated…

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Gibby’s Day: Better Than Ever in 2016!

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on Gibby’s Day: Better Than Ever in 2016!

GIBBY’S DAY: BETTER THAN EVER IN 2016! June will be here soon and that means it’s almost time for Gibby’s Day! Join us on June 11, 2016 for our annual celebration of David’s life. We will have games for the children, touch rugby, tricky tray, 50/50, music with a DJ, and much more. All proceeds…

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Masters Gain First Victory of the Season!

By morrisrugby | Sep 8, 2016 | Comments Off on 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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