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Who We Are…

We are the South River Sentinels Rugby Football Club, an established 501(c)3 rugby club serving the South Metro area suburbs.  We are governed by the Minnesota Youth Rugby Association and serve boys and girls in grades 6 – 12.  We have a history of multiple division and state championships.  Our players have the ability to earn

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Insane Rugby run!

December 14, 2018

Insane Rugby Run PURE. CARNAGE. New Zealand fans may wish to look away 😲 Posted by USA Sevens Rugby on Sunday, December 9, 2018


Rugby NDS

December 14, 2018

For every individual that registers for this year’s #RugbyNDS from now until December 24th, 2018, USA Rugby will donate one Rookie Rugby ball to Brazoria Spartans Youth Rugby as part of the Give the Gift of Rugby initiative. REGISTER TODAY » rugbysummit.com/#register




Want to learn more about rugby? Come check us out at these various events

August 6, 2018

Thursday August 9th – New Student Orientation and Activities Fair @ Lakeville North High School from 6:30 to 7:30pm Wednesday August 29th – Prior Lake’s Freshmen Orientation from 6:00-8:30pm Monday September 17th – 2018 Fall Community Fest @ Prior Lake High School from 6:00-8:30pm


MN Senior Men’s All Stars are Western Champions!

May 3, 2018

With a victory on Saturday, the Minnesota Men faced a determined Iowa side who narrowly defeated CARFU 32-34. Minnesota set the pace with early tries and was up 22-0 at the half. Iowa continued to fight, but Minnesota able to hold off a valiant come back effort with the match ending 32-29 in Minnesota’s favor.

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Philadelphia Eagles draft a rugby player!

April 30, 2018

Have you heard?   The Philadelphia Eagles just drafted a “monster” rugby player, Jordan Mailata, with a stellar highlight reel from his games with Australia’s South Sydney Rabbitohs team.  Learn more below:   https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2018/04/29/the-eagles-drafted-a-player-who-hasnt-played-a-down-of-football/


Registration is OPEN!

January 9, 2018

Click on the registration Tab and register for both South River and MYR (Minnesota Youth Rugby). If you are new to rugby please feel free to check out a few practices before registering.  If you have questions please do not hesitate to reach out to either of the coaches. We would be glad to assist

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Learn About Rugby

December 18, 2015

Some Great Basics Info from the All Blacks Rugby: http://partner.allblacks.com/rugby101 A More In-Depth Look at Rugby from USA Rugby (pdf): https://usarugby.org/documentation/college/ncaa/irb-rugby-primer.pdf Here’s a Look at One Particular Rule… Tackle: A rugby tackle: tackles must be below the neck with the aim of impeding or grounding the player with the ball. To stop a player running

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