The air was crisp, the Shire was shining and the perfect Saturday saw University victorious by 47-24 last Saturday at Forshaw Rugby Park Sylvania.
Harry Johnson-Holmes was just about to tuck into an $8 schnitty at Sydney's Lord Dudley Hotel on Tuesday, when he noticed some, ultimately, significant missed calls on his phone.
With the AON 7s series is just less than two months away! Now is the time to get noticed to be part of Sydney Universities team for the 2019 series.
Jake Gordon is pushing his Wallabies case from Sydney, scoring a double for Sydney University in their 22-12 Shute Shield win over Eastern Suburbs at Woollahra Oval
Chris Whitaker returns as coach of Sydney, and Sydney Uni coach Robert Taylor has been appointed as coach of the NSW Country Eagles.
Sydney Uni and former Rebels squad flyhalf Stu Dunbar is set to link up with the Aussie Sevens ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
While she grew up with her family firmly entrenched in the sport, John Hamilton admits he and wife Viv "couldn't really believe it" when daughter Grace let them know she was playing rugby during her 12-month university exchange in the US in 2013.
Yutaro Fujiyama (University of Tokai / Chuo Electric Power until last season), who is struggling at the University of Sydney club (Sydney Uni), has participated in “Shute Shield”, the highest club club in NSW, Australia.
Grace Hamilton has made no secret of her desire to see women's rugby grow in the Central West, but she never imaged she'd help do it as skipper of the Wallaroos.
That the last time David McDuling played in 2nd grade was 17.9.2010 in the Grand Final verses Warringah, which we lost 26-33. From then till last Saturday at Woollahra has been 2544 days ago that he ran on at 1.35pm. But this week may make him feel better as Dave plays his 100th grade game.
It was cold, blustery and the game could be characterised as watching the polypropylene turf grow. However a 22-12 victory over Eastern Suburbs at Woollahra Oval is welcome any day.
The NSW Waratahs can confirm that Bernard Foley will depart to pursue opportunities overseas, following nine years and a Super Rugby Championship in sky blue.
Way back on the 4th June 1892, SUFC beat Parramatta by 39-8 at the Association Sports Ground. On Saturday some 127 years 1 month and 2 days later almost the same score (38-7) against the new ‘Parramatta’ the Western Sydney ‘Two Blues’ at the SUFG.
When Sera Naiqama started playing footy, she was trying to show her brothers that anything they could do, she could do too.