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 at the NY 7s

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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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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