Looking to Join the UConn Men’s Rugby Club?

Fall 2019 Tryouts

Practice will start on August 27th and will be held on the following days:

Tuesday’s 6-8pm at Depot Campus Field

Wednesday’s 8-10pm at Depot Campus Field

Thursday’s 6-8pm at Depot Campus Field

All players of any experience level are welcome to attend practice until tryouts are concluded

Official tryout dates are TBD by coaching staff, and will be determined by the availability to practice outside, but it is strongly recommended to attend practice before official tryouts

Rides to the pitch are provided by current players. Please be outside of the Visitor’s Center at least 20 minutes before a scheduled tryout/practice time.

If you are interested in trying out for the UConn Men’s Rugby Team please reach out using the Join Now feature on the Recruiting page.

Become a Part of Something Special

The coaching staff, the current IMG_4297team and the alumni board make a conscious and undying effort to identify and welcome both seasoned and rookie talent to the UConn Rugby family.

The program typically fields 3 sides, so there is action to be had for all skill levels.

If you would like to learn more about this program, or simply want to know practice times and locations, we warmly welcome you to reach out through the WEB FORM on this page or through CONTACT INFO found to the right of the form below. We hope to see you soon!

We look forward to hearing from you!!!

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Team Information

  • University of Connecticut Depot Campus
  • 45 Weaver Rd
  • Storrs, CT 06268
  • Coach Merola: robert.merola@comcast.net
  • President Miles Richards: miles.richards@uconn.edu
  • VP Enrique Antelo: enrique.antelo@uconn.edu