A year ago, yes this post is a year late, we had the chance to see one of the rounds of IRB Women's Rugby Sevens in Houston. We scored some great tickets on Groupon and killer seats from some very good rugby. I had not seen sevens in person before, I'm a Union fan myself.... Continue Reading →
After leaving the Maryland and DC area we headed for Kansas City, the barbeque capital. It just so happens that my hometown is not too far out of the way and not only was it Rugby Alumni weekend at WIU but one of Josh's closest friends was turning 30. So how could we pass up... Continue Reading →
We gave our nephew Fred his first rugby ball this weekend. This kid loves all sports balls so we wanted to get his started right. Here is my crappy home video of his first Line Out.
We have worked on a graphic for the shirts for the younger Pigs fans. It features Piglet dresses in boots and a scrum cap. I can do a white Infant/Toddler T-Shirt (specify size) and onesies. T-Shirt: Available Sizes: 6mo, 12mo, 18mo, 2T, 3T, 4T Onesies: Available Sizes: 6mo, 12mo, 18mo, 2T They are $11 each.... Continue Reading →
We traveled to Green Bay this weekend for the first round of Midwest Rugby Playoffs. It was an amazing game, Green Bay took an early lead 31-6 at the half. They are a very strong team. In usual Pig spirit, we brought it back getting the score to 31-25. The last ten minutes of the... Continue Reading →
We spend yesterday at our home pitch playing The Lakehead Rugby Team from Thunder Bay Canada. It was a messy match but we come out on top 18 - 19. They played hard and were great guests at the social we hosted after.
This Saturday Josh's team played one of the more important games of their season. We faces the South Side Banshees in Eagan in the afternoon. It was a hot and stinky day! The Pig's played the best game I have seen yet, they were fast, solid and played smart. Good tackles, winning rucks but in... Continue Reading →