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2019 Atlantics Recap

July 17, 2019

Day 1 Atlantic’s recap:  U16 women had two great matches that resulted in a 15-0 win over Nova Scotia! Their second game was a powerful victory as well with a 59-5 win over PEI. Great start for those girls! U16 Men had a rough start to the tournament resulting in losses to both Nova Scotia and PEI but will look to rebound tomor..

U23 Spruce Halifax Tournament

June 24, 2019

Your u23 NB Spruce downed the U23 Keltics today 33 to 17. Nathan Ginson had 2, Lyndon Pugh and Ifedayo Adegbite and Jack Ferguson had singles. Oliver Larson had 1 penalty kick and 3 converts in the effort on Saturday the 22nd of June. A day later the U23 Spruce team fell to a great U19 CRC Atlantic Rock team. Good first half but 2nd half got away f..

Senior Mens Spruce big win over Nfld Rock

June 11, 2019

This past weekend our Senior Men's Spruce had a massive triumph over the well constructed Newfoundland Rock! The first time the Spruce men had beat the Rock in 40 years. The match was well played on both sides with great play and sportsmanship from either team! 

NB Women Well Represented with Atlantic Keltics

June 10, 2019

Congratulations to these Spruce women who were chosen to play with the Atlantic Keltics who performed well against the top sides of the Ontario Blues and Quebec!

U16/U18 Try Out News

May 28, 2019

Final 15s U16/U18 tryouts took place on Sunday in SJ. Great group of athletes!! Rosters will be announced soon!

Women in Rugby Leadership Series

May 28, 2019

Women in Rugby: 2019 Leadership Series. Thank you to Saint John Irish for organizing this top-notch community coaching event!

NB Spruce Academy

December 11, 2018

FEATURING TOP 40 ATHLETESNB Spruce Academy kicked off in November and will see athlete come together twice a month for strength & conditioning, rugby skills sessions and classroom sessions. Over 70 athletes applied for the Academy, athletes were selected based on their potential to play at the National level.

Cole Keith Signs Professional Contract

November 06, 2018

KEITH SIGNS WITH TORONTO ARROWSCongratulations to Cole Keith on signing his professional contract with the Toronto Arrows! Cole has played several matches with the Arrows leading up to their inclusion in the Major League Rugby. The season is set to start in January. Full story here

UNB Men and Women Win in Finals

November 06, 2018

Congratulations to UNB Rugby. The UNB Women's team won in a hard fought battle in the rain vs STU earning their fouth straight ACAA Championships. The UNB Men won the "Mike Lloyd Cup" vs UPEI earning the right to play in the upcoming Maritime Championships.Congratulations!

NB U18 Women's 7s Squad Selected

October 27, 2018

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected to the U18 Women's 7s team for 2018/2019 Abby Ring-DineenAlexus ClarkAmy McMillanAngelina SmithAnnie DuganAnnie McMullonHarley SiddallHarriet McSporranHelen StoneyJulia WoodKelly GreenlawMaddason TrevorsMolly McNeilSarah ListerShea HickeyShelby Poirier