Rugby News & Views From an American Perspective
San Diego, CA (March 6, 2013) – The United States Rugby Football Foundation Board of Trustees and Directors is proud to announce its 2013 inductees to the U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame (www.usrugbyhalloffame.org). Following the polling of Foundation Directors and voted on by the Trustees, the following will be inducted into the United States Rugby Hall of Fame at the USRFF U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Induction Dinner at the Inn at the Ballpark in Houston, Texas on Saturday, June 8, 2013 prior to the U.S. Eagles match against Ireland.
The Class of 2013 is:
The Class of 2013 joins the following who have already been inducted into the U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame: first U.S. National Team Coach Dennis Storer; former St. Mary’s College Coach Pat Vincent; former University of California Coach Miles “Doc” Hudson; former United States of America Rugby Football Union and Midwest Rugby Union official Keith Seaber; and the 1920 and 1924 Gold Medal Winning Olympic Teams.
The results of the balloting was submitted to the USRFF Board of Trustees and Directors at its Fall meeting and certified by a unanimous vote. Nominations are solicited by the Hall of Fame/USRFF Board and reviewed by a committee of the Board. Requirements for nominations for future inductees will be announced on the USRFF website (www.usrugbyfoundation.org) effective June 1, 2013.
The U.S. Rugby hall of Fame and its Foundation is a 501 c 3 non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the history of U.S. Rugby; supporting the development of the game by funding programs for youth, high school and collegiate rugby; and individual player development programs.