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Heading to the D1 National Championship PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sean   
Sunday, 18 May 2014 23:15
  NORFC traveled to Texas and won two tough games to win the Western USA bracket and advance to the National Final.   New Orleans defeated a dynamic Sacramento squad on Saturday and faced off against familiar foe Dallas Reds for the 3rd time this season. NOLA held on to win in the blistering Texas heat. Next up for NOLA is Life University Running Eagles out of Marrieta, GA. The Championship game will be in Madison, Wisconsin on May 31st at 7:00pm. 

 
NORFC Contact Form PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sean   
Thursday, 20 February 2014 09:13
Last Updated on Thursday, 20 February 2014 09:17
 
NORFC Officers 2013-2014

To Contact Any of these officers, follow this link

President
Mike Kerrigan
Vice-President Jeff Reuther
Captain Jarrett Falcon
Treasurer David 'Buck' Buckingham
Club Secretary Sean Malek
Sponsorship Chair
Wes Eustis
Match Secretary Adam Massey
Recruiting Chair
Bobby Johns
Public Relations
Ian McNulty
Field Chair Tim Falcon
Webmaster / Chief Blogger
Sean Malek
Social Chair
Paul Bode
Head Coach Trip McCormick
Gold Side Manager Geoff Ormsby
Green Side Manager Todd Fitzgerald
Selection Logistics Chair Brad Guarisco
7s Coach / Coordinator
Jeff Reuther
Green Side Captain David Buckingham

 
Inactive Players PDF Print E-mail
Written by Sean   

Jeff Ahlemeyer

Height: 6'0 Weight: 190

Position: Flyhalf, Center

Occupation:  Student

Experience:  Crusader RFC (2001-05), Louisiana HS Select Team (2004), New Orleans RFC (2005-present), Olde Grammarians RFC & Middlesex University RFC, N. London, UK (2008), Belgrano Atheltic Club, Buenos Aires, Arg. (2010), Cobra Kai 7s (2010)

Why Rugby: Golf and beach volleyball are too rough

Nick Ali

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Position: 2nd row

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Experience: Tulane RFC

Why Rugby:

Chad Almquist

"CHADDLES"

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Position: Hooker, Flanker

Occupation: Website Manager, Masseysoutfitters.com

Experience: Brother Martin, UNO, NORFC

Why Rugby:

Timur Alptunaer

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Position: Hooker, Flanker

Occupation: Bartender

Experience: Shaw Eagles, Loyola, NORFC 2009 - Present

Why Rugby: Yeah dude, rugby.

Ryan Andree


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Position: Center, Wing

Occupation: Teacher

Experience: LSU, Old Blues RFC, OMBAC, Baton Rouge, New Orleans RFC

Why Rugby:

Ryan Armida

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Andrew Barlow

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Position: Wing

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Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Peter Bell

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Position: #8

Occupation: 

Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Marshall Bergeron

"PISTOLITO"

Height: 5'4" Weight:

Position: Hooker

Occupation: School Teacher

Experience: 5 years, 3 years with NORFC

Why Rugby: Because anyBODY can play but not everyMAN

Andrew Brennecke

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Position:  Lock

Occupation:

Experience:  NORFC 2011-

Why Rugby:

Mason Briant

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Experience:  Shaw Eagle RFC, NORFC 2010-

Why Rugby:

Sam Brock

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Brian Carter

Height:    Weight:

Position: Center, Wing

Occupation: Attorney

Experience: De La Salle, LSU

Why Rugby:

Josh Cimo

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Prop, Flanker

Occupation: Student

Experience: Rummel, NORFC

Why Rugby:

Ed Coleman

"DA COL"

Height: 5'10" Weight: 190

Office Held: Military Liason

Position: 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

Occupation: Operations & Plans Officer, 4th Marine Division

Experience: 2 years UTEP; 2 yrs El Paso Scorpions; 1 year Albuquerque Brujos, 1 yr. Ft. Sill Gunners; 2 yrs. Quantico RFC; 3 yrs. NORFC

Why Rugby: Because!

Jimmy Courtenay

Height: 6'3" Weight: 299

Position: Lock, Prop

Occupation: Attorney

Experience: 1999 New Orleans Smiley Faced Warriors; LSU Football Team 2000-2003, NORFC 2008-present

Why Rugby: I didn't like wearing a facemask.

Thad David

"THADIATOR"

Height: 5'10" Weight: 185

Position: Flanker, Wing, Center

Occupation:

Experience: NORFC 2009-present

Why Rugby:

Ricky Decastro

Height: 6'0" Weight: 195

Position: Flyhalf, Center

Occupation: Medical Sales Rep

Experience: 2 years Crusader RFC, Louisiana U-19 All Stars, Baton Rouge 7's, LSU RFC 2004-2008, NORFC 2008-present, Deep South All Stars

Why Rugby: B D & T ain't free!

Kevin Delaney

"Smooch"

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Position: Scrumhalf / Fullback

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Brent Demspter

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Flanker / Center

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Gregg Dinicola

"HURRICANE"

Height: 6'0" Weight: 200

Position: Prop,Lock, Flanker

Occupation: Chemical Operator

Experience: 1998-Present NORFC

Why Rugby:

Wes Dinsick

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Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Mike Eller

"Michigan Mike"

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Position: Wing

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Graham Ellis

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Maurizio Francescon

"GROUT"

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Position: Prop

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Why Rugby:

Michael Freeman

Height:     Weight:

Position: Scrumhalf, Wing

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Matt Frost

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Center

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Scott Garren

 

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Flanker, Prop

Occupation: 

Experience:  NORFC 2011 - Present

Why Rugby:

Mike Gibbs

"Kiwi Mike"

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Hooker

Occupation: Plumber

Experience:  NORFC 2009 - Present

Why Rugby:

Jonathan Giepert

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position:  Fullback

Occupation:  Engineering Intern

Experience: Brother Martin 02-05, LA U-19 Exiles 05-06, LSU 05-08, NORFC 2011-

Why Rugby:

Jose' Gonzalez

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Harold Griffin

"BUTCH"

Height: 6'1" Weight: 250

Position: Lock, Prop

Occupation: Investigator

Experience: NORFC since 2001, Georgia Tech '88-'91, Okinawa Exiles 99'-'00, All-Navy Rugby '00, '02, '03

Why Rugby: Because I still can

Michael Guarisco

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Lock, #8

Occupation: Drilling Engineer

Experience:

Why Rugby:

Pablo Guth

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David Hamilton

"SQUIRREL"

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Position: Wing

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Why Rugby:

Trey Harper

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Lock, #8

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Trevor Haynes

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Center

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Blake Hosli

Height: 5'11" Weight: 167

Position:  Wing/Fullback

Occupation:  Electrical Engineer

Experience:  Jesuit NOLA, Louisiana Tech 2004-2009, NORFC 2011-

Why Rugby: The rules actually make sense.

Jim Hotard

"JIMBO"

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Position: Lock

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Kevin Kern

"KK"

Height: 5'6" Weight: 200

Position: Flanker / Hooker

Occupation: Medical Sales Rep / Bartender / Coach

Experience: L.S.U. 1998-2001, NORFC 2003-present

Why Rugby: Why Not??

Miles Kipper

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Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Casey Kratzer

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Mac Lemann

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Willy van-der Lagos

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Nick Leone

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Corey LeSassier

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Position: Flanker

Occupation: Student

Experience: Shaw Eagle HS, NORFC 2010-

Why Rugby:

Justin Lucas

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Position: Scrumhalf

Occupation: Med Student

Experience: Cal Poly SLO, Maryland Exiles, Olympic Club, NORFC

Why Rugby:

Matt Lytle

Height: 2 meters (true story)  Weight: ----

Position: 2nd Row

Occupation:  Civil Engineer

Experience: Valley RFC, OMBAC, NORFC 2010-

Why Rugby:

Casey Mackintosh

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Center, Wing

Occupation:

Experience: UVA, Western Suburns (VA), NORFC 2010 - Present

Why Rugby:

Eric Mackintosh


Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Center, Flanker

Occupation: Grad Student / Teacher

Experience: U. Texas, New Orleans 2006 - Present

Why Rugby:

Seth Magden

"Playmaker"

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: #8, Flanker, Lock

Occupation: Grad Student

Experience: Thunderbird RFC, NORFC 2007 - Present

Why Rugby:

Brad Marchese

Height: ---- Weight: ----

Position: Wing, Fullback

Occupation: Student/Urban lumberjack

Experience: U-19 Louisiana Exiles 2004, 2005, UNO 2005, New Orleans Rugby Club 2006-present

Why Rugby: In any other situation, hitting random people gets you arrested. Free Beer

Gabe Massey

Height: 4'4" Weight: 105

Position: 7 then, 9 now, 10 soon

Occupation: Student / Interpreter

Experience: New Orleans RFC (2004-present)

Why Rugby: Beats soccer

Ben McCabe

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Matt McClure

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Flanker, Hooker

Occupation: Teacher / Coach

Experience:

Why Rugby:

Reed McInnis

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Mike McNamara

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Lachlan McQuire

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Jeff Merchant

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Flyhalf

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Gauthier Merlot

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: #8, Flanker

Occupation: 

Experience: Rugby League

Why Rugby:

Ismail Muhammad

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: 

Occupation: 

Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Bogdan Negulescu

"Ro-Bob"

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Lock

Occupation: Club Manager

Experience: LSU, New Orleans

Why Rugby:

Joey Nieto

Height: 5'11" Weight: 165

Position: Wing / Fullback

Occupation: Communications Specialist

Experience: NORFC 2007 - present

Why Rugby: Pulling flags is too hard.

Matt Oertling

"Fertile Oertle"

Height: 6'3" Weight: 230

Position: Lock

Occupation: entrepreneur

Experience: NORFC 2005 - Present, Deep South Selects 2009, World 15's

Why Rugby: I want to look good naked

Marsh Perry

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Position: Prop, Hooker

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Ethan Porter

"COOL"

Height: --- Weight: ----

Position: Center

Occupation:

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Why Rugby:

Jimmy Rehkopf

Height: 6'0" Weight: 225

Position: Prop, Hooker

Occupation: Personal Trainer

Experience: Jesuit, LSU, University of New South Wales, Gentlemen of the Blue Goose, NORFC 2009- Present

Why Rugby: My dad wouldn't let me do ballet.

Jason Rich

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Prop

Occupation:

Experience: SLU, Baton Rouge, New Orleans

Why Rugby:

Chris Rogers

Height: 6'1" Weight: 200

Position: #8, Flanker

Occupation: USCG, stationed at Sector New Orleans

Experience: 2006-2011 USCGA,  2011 USCG Selects, Armed Forces Rugby Championship

Why Rugby: Started playing because my friends did and stuck with it

Patrick Shubert

"SHUBIE"

Height: --- Weight: ----

Position: Flyhalf, Center

Occupation: NOFD

Experience: LSU, 5 years with NORFC

Why Rugby: 'cause real men don't wear pads

Thomas Sicola

Height: --- Weight: ----

Position: Flanker, #8, Wing

Occupation: Personal Trainer

Experience:

Why Rugby:

Chris Simon

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Vincent Smith

Height: 5'11" Weight: 210

Position:

Occupation: Tactical Weapons and Firearms Instructor / Contractor

Experience: NORFC 2010 -

Why Rugby: "It's not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference."

Seth Stevenson

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Why Rugby:

Dale Thayer

Height: 6'5" Weight: 230

Position: Lock

Occupation: Environmental Consultant

Experience: Quad City Irish 92'-93', Southern Illinois University 93'-97', Denver Barbarians fall 97, Steamboat Springs RFC 98-01', Denver Highlanders 01' - 05', Knoxville Possums 05 - 07', NORFC 08' - present

Why Rugby:

Dave Thorburn

Height: 1.77m Weight: 12.9 stone

Position: Hooker / Flanker

Occupation: Wayward Youth

Experience: North Berwick Primary (1990 - 1997), North Berwick High (1997 - 2003), East Lothian Falcons U-16 (1995), Edinburgh Integrated U-18  (1996-1997), North Berwick RFC (2003 - Present) NORFC (2008-present)

Why Rugby: For da hoes

Darren Toups

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Experience:  Westbank Barracudas U-19

Why Rugby:

Will Traylor

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Position: Flyhalf

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Why Rugby:

Tim Ulcoq

Height: --- Weight: ---

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Experience: NORFC 2012-

Why Rugby:

Mauricio Urrutia

Height: ---- Weight: ---

Position: Center,Wing

Occupation:

Experience: Chile National Team, Sporting Club RFC

Why Rugby:

Anthony Vitrano

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Position: Wing

Occupation:

Experience: NORFC 2010 -

Why Rugby:

Robert Waterwall

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James Womack

Height: --- Weight: ---

Position: Lock, Prop

Occupation:

Experience: NORFC 2010 -

Why Rugby:

 
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All players are required to be CIPP'ed (registered with USA Rugby)

Current NORFC CIPP Roster (select Louisiana, then New Orleans Rugby)


If your name isn't on the above roster, you must follow the directions below to be eligible to play rugby for NORFC.

Note: if you are currently on a different CIPP roster for this year, use this transfer form (choose former club's union)

The CIPP Period lasts one year and runs from September to August.



 Go to this link https://webpoint.usarugby.org/wp/Memberships/Join.wp
 
The cost is $70. This includes True South dues. Yes, we have to pay these dues as we belong to the South, but are competing in Texas.

F
ollow the onscreen prompts, filling out the required fields.  
Select "Player Member -- State: Louisiana, Club: New Orleans Rugby Football Club".
Then click sign up.    
Read and consent to the waiver.
Enter credit card info and hit join. 


Congratulations. You are now a certified rugby player and can play in all of our events or pick up with another club during a tournament.
 
 
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