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

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. …

DENVILLE DAWGS 20th Anniversary Reception

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…

Away Game results in Home Win for High School Boys

April 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…