To promote the growth and development of the game of Rugby

MORRIS U12-U14 BOYS

ANNOUNCING THE MORRIS LIONS U12/U14 BOYS TACKLE PROGRAM

NEW PLAYERS WELCOME!

Registration Open

(WE ARE USING TEAMSNAP FOR REGISTRATION)

The program is designed for players to learn and participate in full contact rugby. The U14’s and U12’s will be competing against other teams in the tri-state area. Whenever possible, these teams will travel together to the same venues. Morris Rugby is proud to continue our pioneering of youth contact rugby and our mission is to provide a fun and engaging experience for all.

To join the U12s, players cannot have turned 12 before September 1 of each year. To join the U14s, players cannot have turned 14 before September 1. Players that miss that cutoff are invited to join the High School Boys program.

MANDATORY MEDICAL FORMS POSTED BELOW

In preparation for the upcoming season, team players will need to complete the following forms (each of which is posted below):

  • USA Rugby Medical Questionnaire
  • NJSBRO Concussion Info Form
  • Baseline Concussion Testing Instructions

These forms will be kept by the coach on the sideline for use by the Athletic Trainers or Medical Personnel in case of player injury.

The U12/U14 Boys team will practice every Monday and Wednesday night from 6:30pm - 8:00pm at Mennen Arena.  Practices begin on March 5, 2018 at Mennen

Morris Lions High School Boys Volunteer

November 13, 2018

A cold and windy Saturday morning in November saw the Morris Lions High School Boys team turn out to help the Denville Beatification Department with the Canna bulb harvest. The boys, assisted by Head Coach Karl Matthews, worked hard for 3 hours to dig, lift and remove the large leaves of the plants. Meanwhile Andrea…

. . . . but we don’t want the Irish!!

November 3, 2018

It was Long Island’s turn to host the Olde Boy Palooza.  But L.I. Ralph was not there!!  My Mom always used to say that apple pie without cheese is like a hug without a squeeze.  This was a very similar situation, but I am too lazy to think of a word that rhymes with Ralph,…

Morris Lions place 3rd in NJ Fall 7’s Series

November 1, 2018

Morris Lions finished strong to secure 3rd overall in the NJ Fall 7’s series. Consisting of five tournaments in September and October each with pool play deciding seeding for the finals. Points are awarded at each tournament to determine the standings. Going into the final tournament Morris Lions stood joint 3rd in the U19 bracket.…

Morris Rugby Store Opens November 2nd

November 1, 2018

Morris Rugby Winter Store Opens on November 2nd and stays open until November 16th. Order some Christmas gifts early! ORDER HERE

Morris Masters Felled by Canadian Goose Excrement…Lots of It

September 17, 2018

The Harvard of New Jersey left our captain unprepared.  Oh, he may have learned the air-speed velocity of an unladen swallow (both African AND European), but his miscalculation of the incubation period of cryptosporidiosis (“crypto”) proved to be the undoing of the Morris Masters on that fateful Saturday in Bayonne, NJ.  Morris, you see, had…