The Tampa Bay Rugby Examiner is taking time to preview this weekend’s rugby matches from across the state of Florida. There are four Division II (D-II) and two Division III (D-III) matches officially sanctioned by the Florida Rugby Union (FRU) scheduled for this Saturday, Jan. 19.
All matches will kick off at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon. The Rugby Examiner has listed the four D-II matches, followed by the two D-III matches, and has abbreviated Rugby Football Club as RFC throughout the article.
Coconuts host Krewe in Daytona Beach, Fla.
The Daytona Beach Coconuts RFC (1-4-0) will host the Tampa Bay Krewe RFC (5-0-1) at the Coconut’s home pitch located on Emery-Riddle Aeronautical University. The address for the field is 1604 Richard Petty Blvd, Daytona Beach, Fla. 32114. To RSVP for this match, please click here.
Jacksonville hosting Orlando at Huffman Park
The Jacksonville RFC (0-3-0) is planning to host the Orlando Griffins RFC (4-1-1) at Huffman Park in Jacksonville. The address for this park is 2753 Huffman, Jacksonville, Fla. 32246.
Knights play Hammerheads in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
The Fort Lauderdale Knights RFC (3-3-0) will play host to the Naples Hammerheads RFC (5-1-0) on the Knights home pitch at Mills Pond Park. The park can be found at 2201 NW 9th Ave in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33301. To RSVP for this match, please click here.
Buccaneers host Miami RFC in Palm Beach, Fla.
The Boca Raton Buccaneers RFC (4-2-0) are hosting the Miami RFC (0-7-0) on the Buccaneers home pitch located at Don Estridge Middle School. The address for the school is 1798 NW Spanish River Blvd, Palm Beach, Fla. 33431.
Saracens hosting Hogs in Sarasota, Fla.
The Sarasota Saracens (1-2) are hosting the Gainesville Hogs (2-1) at the Premier Sports Complex in Sarasota. The address for this facility is 5895 Post Blvd, Sarasota, Fla. 34211.
Brevard hosting Treasure Coast in Cocoa, Fla.
The Brevard Old Red Eye RFC (3-0) will host the Treasure Coast Pirates RFC (0-2) at Brevard’s home field. The address for the pitch is 400 Varr Ave, Cocoa, Fla. 32922.
Learn more about rugby around Florida and across America
To learn more about rugby across the state of Florida, please visit the website and Facebook page for the Florida Rugby Union, and the website and Facebook page for Rugby in Florida. For more news and scores from rugby matches across America and around the world, visit the website and Facebook page for RUGBYMAG.