This Sunday at the Cowichan Rugby Club, history will be made when the U18 Tsunmai team (loaded with Cowichan Junior Piggies) suit up against the very school where, in 1823, a Warwickshire lad by the name of William Webb Ellis first ran with the ball and invented the game of rugby football. The Rugby School of […]
The Cowichan Piggies welcome two more touring teams to Piggie Park from England to play this Monday, July 14. U16 & U17 Piggies vs. Cardinal Vaughan @ 5:30pm U18 & U19 Piggies vs. Bancroft School @ 6:45pm. Please join us Monday evening for another great night of rugby in the glorious Cowichan Valley sunshine!
Hockerill College from Hertfordshire in England will play Cowichan/Tsunami teams on Wednesday night, July 2, at Cowichan Rugby Club. Kick off for both games is 6:30pm. Hockerill College are visiting Canada with their U13 and U15 teams for the first time. Their tour includes games in Bellingham, Vancouver Island and Vancouver. The weather forecast is […]
Game Report by Captain Sherry Spence Kamloops had a very good team and we knew not to take them lightly. When we played them 2 weeks ago, they had some speedy players and were strong in the scrums. We knew they were missing a few players; and with 2 weeks of preparation with our full team, tweaking a couple things […]
Just a quick update for the benefit of the Piggie Nation who don’t do Facebook or Twitter… The 1st division women defeated Kamloops 34-12 to win the Karen Moore Cup and return to Piggie Park as BC Champions! A game report will follow in a couple of days (once everyone has recovered, that is). The […]
After a year’s absence, the ladies of the black and green return to the BCRU Province Wide 1st Division Finals this Saturday, May 10 at Stanley Park’s Brockton Oval, K/O 1:10 pm. And a cinderella season came up just short for the young (but still mighty) 3rd Division Men with a BCRU Semi-Final loss to the […]
Notice of Annual General Meeting, May 22, 2014 @ 8:30 pm, CRFC Clubhouse General Information The 2013-14 season is coming to its end, the executive with Paul Grantham at the helm has done a great job steering the Piggie Nation this very successful season. After 4 years in the role, Paul will not be continuing as President. With […]
On a day of high expectations, two Piggie teams would compete for the Island Championship and a birth to the BCRU Semi-Finals, but only one would emerge with the right to move on. And what can only be described as a challenging journey, the ladies played their final regular season game that would decide their play-off position. […]