Texas Rugby would like to give special thanks to SafeGuard World International, our event sponsor for the Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship. They are financially supporting our travel and accommodation to Philadelphia, and also donating 50 tickets to the Big Brothers Big Sisters or Eastern PA in support of our ongoing philanthropy. SafeGuard World International serves the […]
About Justin Oxford
Justin began his rugby career at Baylor University. Before becoming employed by The University of Texas at Austin, Justin co-founded the Waco Barbarian Men's Rugby Club, where he was both Social Director and player. After moving to Austin in January 2013 Justin spoke with former head coach Texas Rugby, Butch Neuenschwander, and joined the Texas Rugby coaching staff as an assistant coach. Justin is also the team's webmaster and handles all media relations, in collaboration with the team's journalist, Rachel Wenzlaff.
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With the new semester just beginning Texas Rugby would like to acknowledge several of its members for their performance in the classroom from the previous semester. Fall 2014 Texas Rugby Members with Perfect GPA of 4.0 Name Classification Major Reed Hogan Sophomore Economics Jon Murphy Freshman Undeclared Texas Rugby Members with GPA of 3.0 or Higher […]
On November 8th, Oklahoma State Rugby traveled down to Austin, Texas to take on Red River Conference rival Texas. Texas traveled to Stillwater, Oklahoma in November 2013 and fell to the Cowboys, 38-3. It was a hard loss on the road. Preparing for the game last Saturday the veterans who had traveled the previous fall […]
While guys like seniors Taylor Hayes and John Boudreaux get their names in the paper and most of the hype during the season, almost all rugby enthusiasts will tell you it’s the battle up front that impacts performance the most. Texas was fortunate the last few years with experienced campaigners like Danny Camara, Ekongi Yancy, […]
Don’t ask Jacob Liberman about Texas being the “new kid on the block”. He would more likely give you stories about Donnie, Joey, and Jordan than tell you Texas rugby has “made it”. Despite finishing their last 7’s tournament ranked 12th in the country Liberman has doubts about rating Texas as a tournament favorite. “We don’t […]
The Longhorns traveled to Annapolis, Maryland to take on a very disciplined Navy squad. Texas, rattled and full of yips, could not come together and overcome dialed-in Navy. Navy capitalized on Texas and sailed away with a 64-10 victory. The first half was full of physicality. Both forward packs sized up one another with banger […]
Texas Rugby has earned a spot in the Southwest Conference XVs Championship this weekend, March 21st, with their recent performance and victories over Univ. of North Texas, Stephen F. Austin, Rice University, and Texas Christian University. Their final opponent in the conference and long-time rival, Texas State, is their opponent this weekend in the championship […]
The match against Army on March 15th at 2pm has been moved to 4107 Nixon Lane, Austin, TX. We apologize for the late notice. Hope to see you all out there tomorrow! \m/ Hook’em!
The match scheduled for this weekend against Texas A&M has been cancelled due to scheduling conflict. The Longhorns’ next match is against Army on the 15th at home!