Lions Men and Women Atop the EGU 7s Table 

As the EGU 7s series heads into its final weekend, your Village Lions sit atop the table in both the men’s and women’s divisions. There are tight races in each of the four divisions, with Village Lions heading up both the Women’s and Men’s divisions through the first three rounds. In the Empire Women’s division, […]

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Koma Gandy Fischbein named Head Coach of the Men’s Sevens program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Village Lions RFC announces the appointment of Koma Gandy Fischbein as the Head Coach of the Women’s Sevens program. New York, New York – June 5, 2017 – Joining the Lions with a wealth of experience, both as a former elite-level athlete within the USA Rugby Program, and through her involvement with the Northeast Academy as well […]

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Village Lions announce partnership with Tiger Rugby

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Village Lions RFC announce partnership with Tiger Rugby. New York, New York – June 09, 2016 – With training facilities in Columbus, Ohio and Pinehurst, North Carolina, the mission of Tiger Rugby has been to identify and develop players to play at the international level. “This new alliance with Tiger Rugby is going to […]

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Lions Men Reach for the Top in 7s

Now in his 10th year of coaching the Lions 7s program – and 15th year overall – Dr. John Greally has set the bar high for preparation, performance and results. Competing in the elite division of the northeast national qualifier bracket this summer, the Lions now consistently challenge for top honors with the top 4 […]

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Lions 7s Sweeps Men’s Club Cup at New York 7s

Pool Game 1 vs. UConn alumni: Lions win 66-7 Starting 7: Franco DeLisa, Bryan McCorkle, Vallon Basil Adams, Byron Henry, Kevin Morgan, Hubert Chan, Joe Karlin. Tries from Kevin (2), Hubert (2), Byron (1), Rob Stabile (1), Joe (1), McCorkle (1), and 2 others that got lost in the try-scoring flurry. John Tublin’s team gets a try back […]

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Men’s 7s Captain’s Awards 2015

IK Enemkpali Sucker Punch in Try Zone Award: Rich Gallina and Joe Karlin (shared) MC Hammer “U Can’t Touch This” Award: Kevin Morgan The Gryphon (Flying Lion) Award: Our 10.19-second 100m sprinter Emmanuel Matadi (thanks to Kimani Davis for the classical reference) Best Name Ever for a Rugby Player Award: Dave Rebels P.C. Richard Delivery […]

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