Penn State’s history is a foundation that has led to many honors. What follows is a listing of our awards, accomplishments, and rugby beyond Penn State. What heights will you reach?

Invitational Champions

  • 2016-West Point 7s Champions
  • 2016- Rugby East Champions
  • 2001 PAC 7’s U21
  • 1999 Cherry Blossom Union Champions
  • Midwest 1980 – 1993, 1995 – 1997
  • Mid-Atlantic 1999, 2003, 2005, 2006
  • Potomac 1998, 2000, 2002
  • National Tournament Appearances
    1989 – 1997, 1999 – 2006
  • National Final Four
    1989, 1992, 1994 – 1997, 1999, 2001, 2006
  • National Championship Match
    1996 – 1997, 1999, 2001

Individual Honors

All-Americans

  • 1992 Alex DeVicaris, Peter Karmilowicz
  • 1994 Ryan Nagle
  • 1995 Ryan Nagle
  • 1996 Troy Bartley, Kurt Schuman, Wayne Whitko
  • 1999 Brendan Boyle 7’s, John Grace, John McGeachy 7’s, Joe Pullara, Paul Sochocky, Ian
    Scrymgeour, Matt Wyatt
  • 2000 John Grace, Matt Wyatt
  • 2001 Matt Wyatt
  • 2003 Michael Petri
  • 2004 Michael Petri, Andrew Ryland
  • 2005 Michael Petri, Dominic Mara
  • 2006 Justin Hundley, Auggie Manelick, Matt Miller, Mike Petri, Tim Ryland
  • 2016 Malcolm May (2nd team), Brian McKellar, Chris Burian, Jim Ronan, Selby Niumatawailu (Honorable mention)

U19 (20) National Team

  • 2000 World Cup: Dom Mara
  • 2001 Chilean World Cup: Alessio Cardillo, Alex Johnson, Kevin Olsen, Dom Mara (Capt.)
  • 2002 Italian World Cup: Dom Mara (Capt.), Mike Petri
  • 2003 Youth Festival: Justin Hundley, Chris Wolff, Mike Petri, R.J. Krempasky
  • 2003 French World Cup: Mike Petri (Capt.), Justin Hundley, RJ Krempasky, Andrew Kerwin
  • 2004 South African World Cup: Nic Grala
  • 2004 Guiana, Trinidad and Tobago: Nic Grala
  • 2005 South African World Cup: Nic Grala (Capt.)
  • 2016 Jordan Crofts

U.S. National Team Eagles

  • 1988 David Skidmore 7’s – 1 CAP (Scrumhalf)
  • 1998 – 2001 Kurt Shuman – 27 XV’s CAPS (Fullback), 5 VII’s CAPS (Center), 1999 World Cup
  • 1998 Wayne Whitko 7’s – 3 CAPS (Scrumhalf, Wing)
  • 2000 John McGeachy 7’s – 26 CAPS (Back)
  • 2003 Matthew Wyatt – 3 CAPS (Hooker), 2003 World Cup
  • 2004 Andrew Ryland – Italy & Ireland 2004 (Flanker, 8-Man)
  • 2005 Andrew Ryland
  • 2006 Dominic Mara 7’s
  • 2007 Justin Hundley 7’s

 

U.S. Collegiate Player of the Year

1997 Kurt Shuman

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