2016-17 St. Bonaventure Rugby News

  • #Bonnies Williamson to play for U.S. Under-20 men’s rugby
    May 31, 2017
    St. Bonaventure University’s Jaret Williamson has been selected to the United States National Under-20 men’s rugby team.
  • Bonnies Rugby Camp back for fifth go-around
    May 03, 2017
    Bonnies Rugby Camp 2017 will be on campus July 27-30, hosted by the St. Bonaventure men's and women's rugby teams. For more information and to register visit www.sbu.edu/rubgycamp.
  • Men's Rugby Hosts Second Annual Olympic-style Tournament
    April 05, 2017
    Saturday, April 8 the St. Bonaventure men's rugby team will host their second annual Sevens tournament, looking to repeat as champions after taking home Gold last year.
  • #Bonas rugby teams launch 40 For 40 fundraising campaign
    March 16, 2017
    ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y., March 16, 2017 — The university’s men’s and women’s rugby teams began a 40-day fundraising event earlier today, aiming to maintain the teams’ longtime tradition at St. Bonaventure.
  • Pair of Bonnies Attend Rugby Junior All-American Trials
    December 07, 2016
    St. Bonaventure rugby players Eamonn Matthews and Jaret Williamson were selected to participate in the AIG Men’s Junior All-American Evaluation Camp this past weekend. Starting on Dec. 2, Matthews and Williamson travelled to Life University in Atlanta, Georgia alongside fifty-eight other athletes. In order to qualify for the U20 national team, players have to be under twenty-years old and exhibit outstanding rugby skills and efforts.
  • Four Bonnies Named All-Rugby East
    December 05, 2016
    D1A Rugby released their Rugby East All-Conference teams, assembling a notable group of players including four from St. Bonaventure. Sophomore prop Kyle Ciquera and freshman center Jaret Williamson made the first team, while senior prop Luis Carpio and sophomore fly half Christian Artuso made the second side.
  • Captain Carpio Reflects on 15s Career
    November 16, 2016
    Luis Carpio, a senior prop on the St. Bonaventure men’s rugby team, has played his final Fall 15s game for the Bonnies. The Bronx, New York native and political science major has been a respected player and has made some memorable contributions to the team throughout the duration of his collegiate career.
  • St. Bonaventure Visits Iona in Rugby East Finale
    November 04, 2016
    The St. Bonaventure men’s rugby team concludes this season’s conference schedule when they play Iona College at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow, Saturday, Nov. 5 in New Rochelle, NY. Follow @sburugby on Twitter for live match updates.
  • Men's Rugby Takes on Delaware in Conference Clash
    October 29, 2016
    The St. Bonaventure men’s rugby team will travel to Delaware today, Saturday, Oct. 29 to play against the University of Delaware in their second to last game of the season. The match will kick off at 12 p.m. Follow @sburugby on Twitter for live updates.
  • Freshman Williamson Adds Spark for Bonnies
    October 27, 2016
    Jaret Williamson, a freshman center for the men’s rugby team, has been a valuable addition to the Bonnies this season. The biology major from Olmstead Falls, Ohio has made big plays as a key member of the starting backline, win or lose.
  • Artuso Named D1A Player of the Week
    October 13, 2016
    LAFAYETTE, Colo. – Last week’s game against West Virginia felt like a must-win for St. Bonaventure considering it entered the game against the Mountaineers in the midst of a three-game losing streak. Desperately wanting to get back into the win column, the Bonnies put together a clinical 80-minute performance and no player played better in the 70-22 win than D1A Rugby Player of the Week Christian Artuso.
  • Bonnies take on Wheeling Jesuit in Rugby East Clash
    September 16, 2016
    This Saturday, September 17 the St. Bonaventure men’s rugby team travels to West Virginia to face the Wheeling Jesuit Cardinals in the Bonnies second conference match of the season.
  • Bonnies top rival Buffalo in Rugby East Opener
    September 10, 2016
    An explosive second-half offensive display helped St. Bonaventure men’s rugby beat rival University at Buffalo 48-31 at the Marra Athletics Complex on Saturday, September 10.