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

Shop-Rite Gift Card Fundraiser for High School Girls

December 10, 2018

If you shop at Shop-Rite this is an easy way to support our High School Girls team. They receive 5% of the gift card amount. The gift cards also make great gifts for others and/or can be used when doing your own holiday food shopping. Just email Cheryl Grimaldi at jcmgrimaldi@hotmail.com or complete the form.

Morris Rugby Players Mentors for Pathways Flag Rugby

November 21, 2018

This past week so the completion of another successful program for Pathways Flag Rugby. Players from the Morris  Rugby High School Girls and Boys teams were Mentors for the program. (Emilia, Megan, Sophia, Rachel and Turner are pictured above) The program is run by Jan Moran and teaches kids from ages 4-8 flag rugby over…

November 21, 2018

    For the 15th Annual Rudy Kelly Alumni Game on Saturday November 24th we will gather at 12 noon. Dependent on the weather the game may be moved to Mennan so please look out for updates. The current team will play against younger Alumni. This will be followed by periods when we will mix…

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,…