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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Lions Spotlight: Byron Henry

Name: Byron Henry Age: 23 (24 on August 22) Occupation: Consultant at EY Hometown: Houston, Texas College: University of Notre Dame First year with the Lions: 2015 Position(s): Scrumhalf, flyhalf, wing, fullback Current role with the Lions: 7s captain, co-director of ad sales and sponsorship for 2015 Hell Gate 7s tournament This summer, a newcomer […]

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Reflections on Lions 7s 2015

Dr. John Greally began coaching the Lions 7s program nine years ago — somewhat casually at first, as 7s had often been a bit of offseason fun. But about two years ago, something clicked for John and he kicked the program into high gear. If we’re blessed enough to have him running the program for another […]

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Men’s 7s Recap

Rockaway, June 15 Rockaway was our first tournament. We hadn’t been practicing together that long, and it showed. We played the CT Yankees twice in the round robin, because the other team in the pool — New Paltz U — didn’t show. We were pretty even with CT and ended up winning the first game […]

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