Author Archive for Matt McCarthy
Matt McCarthy comes to RugbyWrapUp.com from their partner in the USA, MeetTheMatts.com. RWU and MTM feature a stable of diverse contributors, with coverage that is both serious and with a wink.
PRESS RELEASE from Tiger Rugby re partnership in Stellenbosch, South Africa COLUMBUS, OH – As we continually strive to further develop our professional player development pathway, Tiger Rugby is excited to announce yet another initiative to provide athletes opportunities to accelerate their growth. In partnership with Caylix Sport, we are in the final stages of […]
*Part 2 was added on April 6th. See below. MONTCLAIR, NJ – In keeping with his promise to make things a bit more transparent when it comes to USA Rugby, its membership and rugby fans in America, CEO Dan Payne came to this nice New Jersey town to the Yogi Berra Museum, foreign open forum […]
NEW HAVEN, CT – Bulldog Rugby is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Lewis as Head Coach for the upcoming 2017 Northeast Sevens Series. Lewis, a USA Rugby Level 400 coach, and the USA Rugby Club Coach of the Year in 2014, is one of the foremost 7s coaches in the country having enjoyed […]
NEW YORK, NY – With the St. Paddy’s Day feeling filling the frigid air here in a frozen NYC, Ireland and Ulster star wing Andrew Trimble warmed us up a bit with a quick Q&A. Hopefully we’ll get to follow-up with Mr. Trimble in person come in June, when his squad comes Red Bull Arena […]
VANCOUVER, CANADA – Yesterday was a great day of rugby; one where your special someone or family members asks, “You’re still watching rugby?” You know, with THAT LOOK… We were anchored at our favorite rugby pub in NYC, the Pig N Whistle on West 36th Street, at 8:30 AM EST for Italy [rucking & losing] […]
NEW YORK, NY – Earlier this week, PRO Rugby let go of the remaining head coaches on the payroll. Sean O’Leary of the league’s champion Denver Stampede, Ray Egan of the San Diego Breakers and Luke Gross of the Sacramento Express. I called PRO owner Doug Schoninger for comment and asked to verify the coaches […]