USRF Announces Latest Youth and High School Ball Grants

San Diego, CA (December 17, 2015) – The United States Rugby Foundation has helped introduce rugby to thousands of children by providing size 4 and 5 rugby balls to youth and high school clubs and programs throughout the country. With our partner, Canterbury, the USRF has provided rugby balls (6,000 in the past two years alone) to over 1,200 youth and high school rugby teams, schools and community programs over the past eight years.

The Foundation is pleased to announce the latest recipients of USRF Ball Grants.Addams Middle School, Manhattan Beach, CA
Amistad Academy Middle, New Haven, CT
Berwyn Park District Rugby Program, Berwyn, IL
Bridgewater Flag Rugby, Somerset, NJ
Broad Ripple Park Youth Rugby, Indianapolis, IN
Carmel Youth Rookie Rugby, Carmel, IN
Centennial High School, Meridian, ID
Central Florida Warriors Youth Camp, Port Orange, FL
Chicago Blaze Rugby Academy, Chicago, IL
Del Dios Academy of Arts and Sciences, Escondido, CA
Eagle Middle School, Eagle, ID
Eagle High School, Eagle, ID
East Cobb Colts, Kennesaw, GA
Eastside Lions Youth Academy, Bellevue, WA
Fairfield Rugby Club, Fairfield, CT
FoJo Rugby, Charleston, SC
Galileo STEM Academy, Eagle, ID
Grove Junior High School Physical Education, Elk Grove Village, IL
Hanover RFC, Richmond, VA
Heritage Middle School, Meridian, ID
Illinois Valley School District 321, Edelstein, IL
Kingwood Crusaders RFC, Kingwood, TX
Knights Youth Rugby, O’Fallon, MO
Lakota Sports Rookie Rugby, West Chester, OH
Liberty High School Rugby, Bethlehem, PA
Lions Youth Rugby, Killeen, TX
Ludlow High School Physical Education, Ludlow, MA
Mayfield Trojans, Las Cruces, NM
Mill Hill School Physical Education, Southport, CT
Mother Lode RFC, Folsom, CA
Mt. View High School Junior Varsity Rugby, Boise, ID
Ogden International School of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Payette Lakes Middle School Physical Education, McCall, ID
Peninsula Green, Redwood City, CA
Portland Middle School Rugby, Falmouth, ME
Saratoga Youth Rugby, Saratoga Springs, NY
Springfield Youth Rugby, Springfield, MO
Staples High School Rugby, Westport, CT
St. David’s School, Raleigh, NC
Utah Youth Rugby, Highland, UT
Wayne Youth Rugby Camp, Wakefield, NE
White Pine Elementary Physical Education, Boise, ID
Wichita Warriors Youth Rugby, Wichita, KS
Yukon High School Girl’s Rugby, Union City, OK
Zionsville High School Rugby Club, Zionsville, IN

For more information about the USRF Ball Grant program, visit our website.

Grants provided by the United States Rugby Foundation would not be possible without the support from the rugby community. Continue to assist us in providing grants to deserving clubs, programs and individuals throughout the country by contributing to the USRFF.  All donations to the USRF are tax deductible within IRS rules as 501 (c) 3 charitable giving.

If you’ve received a Foundation Grant we’d love to share your story. Send any comments to Brian Vizard at