Kadie Sanford This month's featured alumna of the month is Kadie Sanford! Since graduating eight years ago, Kadie has continued playing rugby with several other club teams. Let's hear what she has to say about the experience! Graduation Year 2011 Years of Rugby Experience 12 Position(s) Played? Prop, Lock, 8, Flank What have you been up to since graduation? I stayed in Ann Arbor for two years after graduating with a small company and played rugby for Detroit WRFC. I then move
Ariana Castillo Ari joined the rugby team her second semester sophomore year and despite an early ACL tear she is one of our most dynamic players. She's got some big plans and exciting ice cream opinions! Keep reading to find out more!! Year: Senior Major: B.S. International Studies: Global Environment and Health Hometown: Harrison Twp. MI why rugby? I have played other sports in the past--soccer and basketball--and have always been an aggressive player, despite my size. When
Every other year, we have the opportunity to invite alumnae back to campus to connect with our roots, reconnect with the women who came before us, hear the epic stories that have made this club what it is, allow adopted ruggers to see their ‘mamma ruggers’ and, unfortunately, get our butts handed to us in a round of 15s. This year we decided to go with a Vegas theme to go along with our Spring Break trip to Vegas this year! We kicked off the weekend with a dinner at Connor O'
Throughout the month of February, the University of Michigan Women's Rugby Football Club is excited to be partnering with Mike Petri, a member of the USA Eagles National Rugby Team, to sell copies of his book - "R is for Rugby" - an illustrated alphabet book to teach children and adults alike all about the great game of rugby. Follow this link to buy your copy for $20 (+postage), with a portion of sales going directly to UMWRFC! About the book: R is for Rugby: An Alphabet Boo
February has arrived and this month's featured alumna is Jamie Frech! We are all very excited to get to know even more alumnae at the upcoming Alumnae Weekend, during which, Jamie will graciously open her house to host us all! Jamie Frech (Postelli) Graduation Year: 1998 Years Playing Rugby: 2 years at UM, 14 years with a women’s club Position: Flanker and Scrum Half Most Memorable Moment? Midwest playoffs with only 15 women Where are you now? Jamie currently lives in Ann Arb