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Three NB Athletes Impress at Canada U18 East Camp

September 04, 2019

The U18 Canada East squad who defeated USA East 42-22 featured three NB athletes. Emily Duffy, Shea Hickey and Sara Grant all took part in a week long camp at Brock University which culminated in a match vs USA East. All three players represented the province well and contributed in the final match.Final selection for the U18 Canada team will be ma..

Cole Keith Named to 2019 Rugby World Cup Roster

September 04, 2019

Cole Keith has booked his ticket to Japan. After impressive performances in the past 12 months and development with the Toronto Arrows of the MLR Cole Keith has been names to the 2019 Rugby World Cup roster.

Cole Keith Re-signs with Toronto Arrows

September 04, 2019

Once again, for the 2019/2020 Major League Rugby Season, NBer Cole Keith will wear the Blue and White with the Toronto Arrows!

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.