• Arkansas vs. Wichita Match Report

    Arkansas vs. Wichita Match Report

    On September 6th in the first match of the season. The weather was dreary, with a slight rain that had continued throughout the morning and a temperature of around seventy degrees. The game was a tough one, from the opening kickoff until the final whistle. The Gryphons beat the Barbarians offense back for the first

  • Arkansas vs Boone County Match Report – Arkansas Rugby

    Arkansas vs Boone County Match Report – Arkansas Rugby

    Saturday, March 29, 2014, the men of Arkansas Rugby did what they do best.  Fifteen of their finest men piled into vehicles and began the five-hour journey north to Columbia, Missouri, to square off against the Boone County Outlaws.  With consistent numbers and faces in training, a true team has emerged. Anticipating the kick off,

  • Arkansas vs. Northland Match Report

    Arkansas vs. Northland Match Report

    On Saturday March 22, 2014, the men of the Arkansas Gryphons Rugby Club traveled, with a skeleton crew of 17 players, up to Kansas City to face off against Northland RFC.  The line seemed to be in the favor of the Gryphons from the get go as they started off the week with ideal weather

  • Gryphons vs. Islanders Match Report

    Gryphons vs. Islanders Match Report

    On November 2nd, 2013 the Arkansas Gryphons met the Kansas City Islanders for the second time this season, at Walker Park in Fayetteville. The weather was perfect; high 50’s, and mostly sunny. Both teams had full rosters, and it was shaping up to be a great day for a rugby match. The Gryphons came out

  • Gryphons vs. Wichita Match Report

    Gryphons vs. Wichita Match Report

    On October 26, 2013, the Arkansas Gryphons were set to play their biggest conference rivals, the Wichita Barbarians.  For the last three years, matches between the two have teams have been nothing less than intense, brutal, and evenly balanced.   Sunny skies, mild temperatures, and a dry pitch were the only things left between to the

  • Gryphons vs. Northland Match Report

    Gryphons vs. Northland Match Report

    On October 13th, 2013, the Arkansas Gryphons met Northland in a merit match at Lewis Fields in Fayetteville, Arkansas. With the first glimpse of sunlight in weeks, the Gryphons hoped to carry momentum gained from the previous week’s match versus the Razorbacks. From the get-go, the match was dramatically skewed in the Gryphons’ favor. Northland