If you have ever had a hand at coaching, you may be happy with a handful of losses in a season and accept that as a fairly satisfactory year. Enter, Robert Taylor 1st XV Head Coach.
We're back at home this weekend as we welcome the Manly Marlins to the SUFG.
Sydney University undertook another road trip last Saturday to the foot of the Blue Mountains versus the Penrith Emus. University defeated the Penrith Emus 50-0 to maintain their perfect record for season 2021.
Our AON USYD 7s side are back in action this weekend at Forshaw Rugby Park for the first round of the National series!
SUFC is sad to advise you of the passing of Henric Nicholas, one of Sydney University Rugby’s stalwarts.
While sitting at home on Saturday morning and not travelling to Mudgee, I came across an unusual stat. While it’s not compulsory to have a goal kicker in your team every week, the 2011 1st XV had ten goal kickers that season. In order of kickers from Round one to the Grand Final they were:
How apt were the words from the Stan Sports commentator to describe the ending of last Saturday’s square off against Eastwood, “an absurd game of rugby”. Sydney University defeated Eastwood in extra time by 49-44 at the magnificent rugby arena Glen Willow Stadium Mudgee for Country Round.
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It seems that if you play in 1st Grade when a year ends in a one, like this year, there is a strong chance of being in a Grand Final come the end of the year.
University continued where they left off last week with white hot play at the SUFG against the Pirates of West Harbour. Intense targeting of the blind side in only the third minute gave bullocking Hooker Declan Moore, a converted try after receiving a delicate popped ball. Moore soon after continued his rampage through a lethal rolling maul following a lineout. University were ahead 14-3 after ten minutes.
Are you interested in playing rugby 7s? Come try out for our Cub's Academy and join the pride in 2021
When Jake Gordon led the Waratahs onto the field in round 1 of the 2021 Super Rugby Competition, he became SUFC’s 50th Waratah Captain.