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2017 CHAMPIONSHIP PATHWAY IS SET

NSCRO is proud to announce that it's 2017 Women's National Championship will return to Life University in Marietta, Georgia on Dec. 2-3. It is hosted by Life University and its Women's Rugby Club. All matches will be live streamed.

The venues for the 4 Regional Championships have been finalized as follows:
Region 1 - Northeast : Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH
Region 2 - Mid-Atlantic South: York College, York, PA
Region 3 - Central: Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH
Region 4 - West: Wayne State College, Wayne, NE

2016 Women's National Championship

The National Championship was held at the new Life University Rugby Facility in Marietta, Georgia on Dec. 3-4 with the following results:

SemiFinal: Wayne State College 58-5 SUNY Cortland
SemiFinal: Colgate Univ 43-27 Lee Univ
Third Place: Lee Univ 24-19 SUNY Cortland

Final: Wayne State College 11-0 Colgate Univ

2016 Women's Regional Championships

The four Regional Championships were held on four college campuses on the weekend of 12-13 November with the following results:

  • Northeast Region - Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

    Colgate Univ 82-0 Keene State Univ
    Endicott College 48-22 Bentley Univ

    Final: Colgate 74-7 Endicott

  • Mid-Atlantic South Region - Mount St. Mary's University, Emmitsburg, MD

    Mount St. Mary's Univ 20-17 York College
    Lee Univ 83-0 College of William & Mary
    Final: Lee Univ 29-26 Mount St. Mary's Univ

  • Central Region - Denison University, Granville, OH

    Neumann Univ 36-30 Denison Univ
    SUNY Cortland 33-19 Allegheny College

    Final: SUNY Cortland 45-24 Neumann

  • West Region - Wayne State College, Wayne, NE

    Wayne State College 100-0 Western State Colorado Univ
    Minnesota State -Moorhead 54-10 Colorado College
    Final: Wayne State College 38-10 Minnesota State -Moorhead


Colgate - 2016 Northeast Region Champion


Lee University - 2016 Mid-Atlantic South Region Champion


SUNY Cortland - 2016 Central Region Champion


Wayne State College - 2016 West Region Champion

2016 Women's 15's Mid-Season Rankings

We have a 2016 mid-season top fifteen with the current NSCRO Women’s National Champion Minnesota State University Moorhead in the #1 spot.  Colgate continues to look strong in a very competitive Upstate New York conference and takes the #2 spot.  At #3, we have Lee University who are undefeated against a tough schedule of D2 and women’s club sides.  At #4, we have Wayne State who have also looked comfortable in wins over two women’s club sides and some D2 opposition.  Rounding out the top five are Mount St. Mary’s who remain undefeated in the EPRU.

Download the ranking here.

  WEEK ENDING 08 OCTOBER 2016

RANK

TEAM

CONFERENCE

LAST GAME

1

Minnesota State University Moorhead

Minnesota

79 – 0 win over St. Scholastica

2

Colgate University

Upstate NY

Idle. 58 – 10 over SUNY Oneonta (last week)

3

Lee University

Independent

64 – 0 win over Western Kentucky

4

Wayne State College

Prairie States

95 – 0 win over Wichita Women

5

Mount St. Mary’s University

East Penn RU

64 – 5 win over Widener University

6

Denison University

Ohio

64 – 10 win over Wittenberg

7

Western State Colorado University

Rocky Mountain

Idle. 27 – 10 win over Colorado College (last game)

8

Endicott College

Colonial Coast

47 – 15 win over Merrimack

9

University of Rochester

Upstate NY

65 – 10 win over Geneseo “B”

10

Gustavus Adolphus College

Minnesota

36 – 12 win over UW-River Falls

11

York College

MARC

8 – 0 win over East Stroudsburg

12

SUNY Cortland

Upstate NY

74 – 10 in over Hamilton

13

Grove City College

Allegheny

75 – 5 win over Gannon

14

Neumann University

East Penn RU

46 – 7 win over Widener

15

Colorado College

Rocky Mountain

30 – 0 over Chadron State