Amherst Rugby Alums in California

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We’d like to give a nod to a number of our alumni out in California who formed the BA Baracus Rugby Club in 2001 based in the Bay Area. In their first three seasons they won the D3 Northern California Championship each year, and are now a force in D2 rugby.

Check out a great article from the alumni magazine about their formative year and the Bay Area Baracus homepage.

Alumni Website

To access the official Rugby Alumni website, follow this link . . .

The 30-Somethings vs. the College Kids

Near the stands on Pratt Field, while aging rugby players changed their shirts and tied their shoes, Keith Handley ’89 introduced himself. “Call me Chud,” he insisted. “In rugby, that’s all anyone calls me.”
Read more . . . 

50th Reunion


Alumni Scrum


This year we celebrated the ACRFC's 50th reunion. An Alumni vs. Current Team rugby match took place on May 3rd.

Follow this link to view pictures of this historic game.