LATEST NEWS
  1. Hall of Fame Inductees 2017
  2. Hall of Fame Finalists
  3. Blacks D3 secure bonus point win over Greys
  4. Austin Blacks confirm top spot in D1 and D2
  5. Austin Blacks hit the ground running in 2017

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Hall of Fame Inductees 2017
September 17, 2017

The Austin Blacks Board of Directors and the Hall of Fame Committee are both pleased and proud to announce the Inaugural Inductees into the Austin Blacks Hall of Fame. These men will be honored at the 50th Anniversary Gala with a ceremony during the evening, and will be recognized in perpetuity on a wall plaque…

Hall of Fame Finalists
August 30, 2017

Austin Blacks Rugby Hall of Fame Finalists The Austin Blacks are proud and happy to release the following finalists for our Inaugural Inductee Class into the Austin Blacks Hall of Fame. The 24 Finalists are listed in alphabetical order below. The Hall of Fame Committee thanks all the people who came forward with the total…

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Blacks D3 secure bonus point win over Greys
February 6, 2017
San Marcos Greys travelled to Austin to open the Australia Day celebration at Burr Field in a Div.3 clash with league leaders Austin Blacks. It was, however, a different team than the one Austin dominated in last year’s inaugural Div.3 campaign. The Greys have vastly improved under a new head coach and an infusion of...
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Austin Blacks confirm top spot in D1 and D2
February 1, 2017
Division 2 Dallas Harlequins traveled light for their two matches against Austin Blacks during the Australia Day celebration at Burr Field. They only had 14 players on their D2 roster while the Blacks fielded a full squad of 23 for their first league match at home this year. Blacks took advantage of the extra man...
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Austin Blacks hit the ground running in 2017
January 17, 2017
DIVISION 3 Both matches this past Saturday were too one-sided to detail too many specifics or highlights for Austin Blacks. Over the two matches Blacks scored 30 tries and 180 points and allowed zero. In the Div.3 league match, Blacks scored 18 tries and 12 conversions to run out 114-0 winners. Diego Sotelo led all...
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…