Fergus Lillicrap, Alex Davies and Connor Moroney are the next generation of Red Heavies to come through the club.
The Halley Appleby Memorial Scholarship for 2020 has been awarded to UQ Rugby Colts player, Zach Hogan, in the lead up to this Saturday’s clash with GPS for the Halley Appleby Cup. The scholarship is awarded annually and aims to provide assistance to a young apprentice within the Club’s playing ranks in honour of Halley […]
Queensland Rugby Union has been rolling out the In Touch Mental Health program over the last few months, and now UQ Rugby have over eight players, coaches and admin staff with Mental Health First Aid accreditation. The Club recognises that mental health is just as important as physical health, on and off the field. Our […]
UQRFC Players playing for Brisbane Irish. UQ Rugby Football Club has a rich history with women’s rugby dating back to the club’s inaugural women’s team established in 1994. This season has been no exception for UQRFC as it has seen a record number of registrations with over 40 players currently registered for the women’s side. […]
Stuart Price might be getting ready to run out for his 200th game this Saturday against Souths, but this second rower from 3rd Grade would have played closer to 500 games if records went back earlier than 2008. How long have you been a Red Heavy? Since the last millennium, twenty something seasons. Where did […]
By Emma Halliday Red Heavies Angus Scott-Young and Mick Heenan have been honoured in the 2020 UQ Sport Club and Sport Awards. The awards are a celebration of outstanding sporting achievements and recognition of coaches, volunteers and administrators. The 2020 award recipients were announced on Monday 24 August with UQRFC’s Scott-Young taking out the top […]
For the first time in years UQRFC won all games of the round at Sunnybank. The most notable victory was that of the UQ Women’s team, who defeated Sunnybank for the first time in six years. At half time uni women were trailing Sunnybank 7-10 but with a huge effort came back onto the field with […]
Each week we’ll speak to different players around the Club about their time at UQ Rugby! How long have you been a Red Heavy? Kye: 3 years BJ: 4 years Coen: 5 years Where did you grow up? Kye: in a house with BJ and Coen BJ: in my house with my brothers Coen: in […]