To promote the growth and development of the game of Rugby

MORRIS WOMEN'S RUGBY

The Morris Women compete in rugby 15s against Division II teams in the northeast region as a strong force of rugby from the Empire Rugby Football Union Geographic Union (Empire GU)(link is external)

We also host competitive and social 7s sides during the summer.

Our coaches dedicate their time and expertise in guiding the Morris Women to foster camaraderie and achieve rugby excellence.

Throughout the year Morris Women can be found practicing at the Mennen Arena in Morristown, NJ on Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Spring and fall home games are played at St. Clare's Pocono Road pitch in Denville, NJ.

Practices are open to players of all skill levels — no experience necessary! We look forward to seeing you there.

Women's Team Sponsors

 

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Team Contacts - 

Emily Laura - President - emilylaura2213@gmail.com

Leslie Parker - Vice President - laparkers.dream@gmail.com

Alexa Pizzuta - Match Secretary - alexapizzuta@gmail.com

Kaitlin Shala - Treasurer/Captain - kshala18@gmail.com

Elisa Cuellar - Captain - cuellare06@gmail.com

Katherine Bitgood - Social Media/Recruitment - katherine.bitgood@gmail.com

Laurence Fry - Coach - ljfryrugby@gmail.com

Team Email - morriswrfc@gmail.com

Gianna Caulfield Commits to Sacred Heart University

May 24, 2018 | Comments Off on Gianna Caulfield Commits to Sacred Heart University

On May 1, 2018 Gianna Caulfield signed her “letter of intent” with Sacred Heart University to play Division I Womens Rugby.  A 4 year member of the Morris Rugby HS Girls team that recently placed 4th at the National Invitational Tournament in Nashville, Tennessee, High Performance Teams; Atlantis, Blaze and the NJ State All Star…

Two Morris Lions High School Seniors signed their letters of intent to play Rugby at Rowan University

May 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Two Morris Lions High School Seniors signed their letters of intent to play Rugby at Rowan University

High School Boys player Akil DeBruhl (Flanker) and Jonathan Mitchell (Wing) have been part of the Morris Rugby program for several years. They have represented Morris at various levels in both 15’s and 7’s over the years and have been a key part of the success of the Morris teams. Akil starting as a winger/center…

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

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…

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

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…

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

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. …