KENNESAW STATE LEADS THE WAY EARLY

After the first two weeks of conference play it is Kennesaw State that leads the the way in the SCRC Division One. Kentucky are just behind them having played a game less. In Division Two Middle Tenneessee State took top spot while Memphis currently stand in second place. Week One saw Kennesaw State travel to Tennessee and emerge with a fine 29-19 victory in the only DI fame of the weekend. The following weekend KSU was on the road again, this time at South Carolina, again winning 50-7 to open…

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KENTUCKY HITS 40 AGAINST ALABAMA

Kentucky welcomed in Alabama to open their conference play and play their first game of the season in front of their home fans. Both teams came in to the game with a 1-1 record as the Wildcats expected a test from a team that many feel would be a major contender for the SCRC Championship game at the end of the season. The Wildcats continued their trend of scoring first in games as winger, Kai Carlberg crossed for a fine try early in the game to put the hosts up,…

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ALUMNI WEEKEND DATES ANNOUNCED

2020 is the 50th Anniversary for the University of Kentucky Rugby Program. To celebrate that fact the Wildcats are hoping to have the biggest ever turnout for Alumni Weekend, and have released the dates of the celebrations seven months in advance. The dates are Friday, April 17th and Saturday, April 18th. Friday evening will be the date for the Alumni Dinner at 7pm while Saturday will see the much-anticipated Alumni Game, always a fun time. The club has one major goal for the 50th Anniversary Celebration which is to have…

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OHIO STATE HOLDS OFF KENTUCKY

Kentucky could not overcome a spate of missed tackles and dropped balls as it fell to Ohio State on the road, 39-31. The Wildcats took an early 7-0 lead as full back, Jacob Goeppner popped up on the right wing to accept a great offload from Dirk van den Berg and score in the corner. Undeterred the Buckeyes went down the opposite end of the field on a consistent basis and scored three tries without reply to hold a 17-7 lead with halftime on the horizon. Just before the klaxon…

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WILDCATS TRAVEL TO OHIO STATE

Kentucky takes its 1-0 record on the road today as they face Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. The Wildcats are 1-0 after a convincing 57-12 win at IUPUI two weeks ago and will play this non-conference game prior to opening their conference schedule at home to Alabama next Saturday. The Buckeyes have opened their season with a 2-0 record including a win over reigning National Champions, Bowling Green. Kentucky played host to Ohio State in the spring with the hosts winning the game by a score of 40-24. Kickoff…

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SCRC PLAYOFF VENUE ANNOUNCED

The Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference (SCRC) has announced the venue for the 2019 Playoffs. The Conference selected Lexington, Kentucky, home of the Kentucky Wildcats, as the host for the Championship games to be played on Saturday, November 16, 2019. The Conference is aligned differently this season. In the past the Conference was split into two and named the East and West, based primarily on geographic location. This season, and for the first time, the Conference will still hold two divisions but they will be based upon skill level to give…

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