LATEST NEWS
  1. Practice Tuesday and Thursdays 6:30 PM at Burr Field
  2. Preseason practice has started
  3. Over 230 attendees at Blacks 50th Anniversary Gala
  4. Blacks 1st preseason match in November
  5. Blacks preseason practice starts in October

News

Austin Rugby’s 2017 Recruiting Class
November 25, 2016

The Austin Blacks are ecstatic to get these 5 new recruits for the upcoming season. From left to right please welcome second rower Jarrett Hudson from US Air Force Academy Men’s Rugby, Loosehead Tristin Baum from Davenport University Rugby, Hooker Siaosi Finau from A-State Rugby – Arkansas State University, Tighthead Christopher Reed and Back Rower…

D3 start season with solid win against Ft Hood
November 25, 2016
Austin Blacks opened the 2016-17 season with a Div.3 league match at Ft. Hood. In addition to the 23 players on the roster, all four Austin coaches and the manager (your truly) also traveled with the team. It was necessary for the squad to park off post across from the Ft. Hood entrance and the...
The Blacks have a nutrition sponsor for 2016/17
August 18, 2016

Rugby season is almost here! And this year, the Austin Blacks are pleased to announce that we’ve recently agreed to a partnership with the sports nutrition company Ruck Science to become a club sponsor for the 2016/17 season and beyond.

ARC starts 2016 with three big wins at home
January 12, 2016

The Austin Rugby Club played its first round of home games this past weekend. The result? Three excellent victories for the men in black. Read on for the full game summaries.

Austin Blacks Recruit Top Players in Successful Offseason
November 25, 2015

Rugby has been the fastest growing sport in America for the past five years, which may come as a surprise if you hadn’t been keeping score at home. Athletes from all age groups have been flocking to the pitch to see what our sport is all about and it seems to be sticking. Meaning, high-school…

Austin Blacks look to make a mark at inaugural Rugby Gold Cup Championship
November 12, 2015

The Austin Rugby Club is taking to the field for the first weekend of play in the 2015-16 USA Rugby Gold Cup, a premiership level tournament featuring the top men’s’ clubs from the Midwest & Red River.

Annual Austin Rugby Crawfish Boil
May 8, 2015

Saturday, May 9th 2015 Starts at noon Not just Crawfish… Food, drink, music, games and lots to do (keg ball, beer pong tourney, mouse races, etc.). Kid Friendly! Hot dogs and other food available $20/person. Under 12 is free. … and if there is rain we’ll be serving in the clubhouse which is also available…

European and Pan American Maccabi Games
March 12, 2015

Philadelphia, Pa. – Maccabi USA is seeking Jewish athletes, ages 15 and older, and volunteer staff to represent the United States at the 13th Pan American Maccabi Games in Santiago, Chile, December 28th 2015- January 4th 2016. This includes the famed Rugby side on which members of the Blacks have participated. For more information see http://usarugby.org/news/item/maccabi-usa-seeking-jewish-athletes-for-european-and-pan-american-maccabi-games…

Wallabies Vs Wales 2014 Full Video
November 17, 2014

The following is both halves of the Wales Vs Wallabies from the 2014 northern hemisphere tour. Wallabies Vs Wales 2014 – 1st Half Wallabies vs Wales 2014 1 by ttrugbyvids Wallabies Vs Wales 2014 – 2nd Half Wallabies vs Wales 2014 2 by ttrugbyvids

Austin Blacks through to National 7s Finals
July 17, 2014

The Austin Blacks have clinched the lone Red River berth at Nationals by winning the second Red River qualifier in Tulsa, Okla. Saturday. With two Cup victories in as many qualifiers, the Blacks have wrapped up the region with a tournament still to play. The pools, which were based on seeding from the first qualifier,…