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Established in 1888, Men's Rugby at Saint Mary's College is respected as one of the elite college rugby programs in the country. "Our Gaels stand on the shoulders of all who wore the red and blue hoops before them."

National Champions

Championship Trophy

2014, 2015, 2016 (7s) & 2017

Men's Rugby at Saint Mary's College continues to dominate the highest collegiate level of competition.  Year after year, these athletes prove they are the best around.  Learn more about the achievements of Gael Rugby that continue to impress at local an national levels.

Gael Rugby Achievements

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Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Tim O'Brien
Coach: Mark Bass
Coach: Andrew Cook
Coach Mike McCarthy
Coach: Francois Pieterse

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14th annual pat vincent dinner

Pat Vincent Fundraiser Dinner

The annual Pat Vincent Fundraiser Dinner is back for the 2023-24 season. A return to the regular fall date for the 14th iteration of the dinner gets us back on track for a fundraising push in preparation for the team's regular spring competition season.

The 14th Annual Pat Vincent Fundraiser Dinner will be November 18, 2023 at the Soda Activity Center on the Saint Mary's campus.   


This year, Thomas Oneto '65 will be honored as the Pat Vincent  Lifetime Achievement Awardee. Join us in this celebration.

Rugby player with the ball on the field

Results & Game Recaps

Click here to view the 2023 Game Recaps

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Gael Rugby Alumni have made a great name for our program! With countless players graduating from Saint Mary's and going on to play professional rugby! Along with nearly 15 players representing our country on USA Rugby!