Michael Hodge - Director of Rugby & 1st Grade Co-Head Coach

Michael is a product of rugby nursery Marist College in Canberra and captained the First XV in 2007 before joining Sydney University. After a successful Colts season in 2008, he played 70 1st Grade games and played in the Shute Shield premership winning side in 2012.

Michael represented Australia 7s in 2011, the Sydney Stars in the inaugural NRC competition and was contracted with the NSW Waratahs between 2012-14. He has a Bachelor of Education from the University of Sydney and after multiple season ending injuries he has spent the last three years teaching Mathematics and coaching the 1st XV at Cranbrook School.

Michael has a wealth of rugby experience as a professional player and a coach and most importantly a great history with SUFC. In his first season as Director of Rugby, 1st Colts won the W Mahon Memorial Shield in eipc fashion and both 2nd and 3rd Colts made the Semi Finals. 

Mobile: 0413 824 677
Email: m.hodge@sport.usyd.edu.au