The Stone Lions season begins in less than a month! In preparation for the upcoming season, the Nashville Women’s rugby club are excited to announce that we’ve recently agreed to a partnership with the sports nutrition company Ruck Science as part of their sponsorship program for the 2016/17 season and onward.
Nashville Stone Lions 26 vs. Louisville River Sharks 12
Nashville Stone Lions 67 vs. Louisiana Lagniappe 17 (matrix)
3rd Match (our men):
Nashville Men 26 vs. Louisville Men 11
Extra special thanks to Black Abbey Brewing Company for our sick new jerseys!!
Standing in an open field behind Charlie Bob’s Restaurant on Dickerson Pike in Nashville as the sun began to set and temporary shop lights were being set up, Nashville’s women’s rugby team, the Stone Lions, prepared for a practice session. The team may not have the facilities like other Nashville area sports teams, ...
Prove that rugby is not just for the boys
The Stone Lions, Nashville’s women’s rugby club, was formed in 1996 and has seen its share of ups and downs over the years. The Nashvillian team has battled through poor funding and constantly changing lineups in order to establish itself as one of the premier teams of the ...
People who think of rugby as a true tough-guy sport may be surprised to find out that one of the oldest rugby teams in Tennessee is actually comprised of women.
Nashville Women’s Rugby has been “rucking” it up since 1996 when the only other competitive rugby team in Tennessee was a men’s team.
Fourteen years ...
Hey, Nashville, did you know you had a women's rugby team? It's true! And not only do you have a rugby team, you have a CHAMPIONSHIP rugby team. Last year, Nashville's Stone Lions beat out both Memphis and Louisiana to win the True South Championships. In May they'll go up against the rest of the region in the South ...
The 2014 season MVP and newest #NWRFC Hall of Fame inductee was unexpectedly presented and most gratefully received last Saturday at the Social. Our captain made a sweet, moving speech that is transcribed in full below:
We're presenting the MVP award for this season a little earlier than usual. But with good reason. Our ...
Nashville 36 v Memphis 10
Nashville 44 v Louisiana 12
After months of training, practicing and playing together, NWRFC decisively demonstrates who is the Champion of the D2 Women's True South Geographical Union! Your hard work paid off, Stone Lions. Two sound, unquestionable victories were put on the ...
Nashville 39 v FSU 7
Nashville 51 v Lee University 7
This is what some of our most experienced vets have to say about the world-renowned Heart of Dixie Tournament: "I detest camping with every fiber of my being, but this is the one time I make an exception", "this tournament is so much fun I'd show up ...
Nashville 66 v Clarksville 0
It is no secret that yours truly simply loooves playing Clarksville, in no small measure because I get to picture a Valkyrie as I play the match (who wouldn't love being charged by one!) and I get to include yon fantastic image as part of our match recap. But I digress.