Texas A&M received a commitment from DE Malick Sylla, the No. [2] In 2009, the University began construction of the Alice E. Ackermann Welcome Center, which added 3,000 square feet (280 m2) adjacent to the current auditorium. Search Button. The team was founded for the 2014–15 season, as … THE OFFICIAL SITE OF LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS ... 2019-20 Women's Rugby Roster # Full Name Pos Ht. Men's Sports; Women's Sports ... Roster; Coaches; Recruiting Questionnaire; Additional Links Showing events for all sports. The residence hall was built at a cost of $4 million. Pac-12 CEOs to decide on season start Thursday; would be before Jan. 1. The Lynx Arena is the home to the basketball and volleyball programs while also housing a recreational gym and fitness center on the lower level. It is a companion school to Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo., which started varsity rugby in the fall semester of 2011-12. The Lynx are a new and rising university. [23][24], Lindenwood–Belleville joined the American Midwest Conference (AMC) starting in the 2014–15 academic year and the Mid-States Football Association for the 2015 season. His time spent in the USA sees him eligible to play for the USA via residency. [5], Citing "ongoing financial and enrollment challenges", Lindenwood University–Belleville discontinued its semester-based undergraduate programs after the 2019–20 academic year. ", Tweets from https://twitter.com/URugbyFootball/lists/all-conferences, "The [Rugby Athletic Center] was beyond our expectations—I don't think the website does it justice. Admissions Counselors. Lindenwood Student Life Sports. Belleville, Ill. – Lindenwood – Belleville Athletic Director Scott Spinner has announced the hiring of Pat Clifton as the Director of Rugby and Men's Head Coach for the newly formed program. [18], For the 2014–15 season, Lindenwood Belleville joined the American Midwest Conference (AMC). Union dispatched of Emory & Henry (Va.) 3-0 by the scores of 25-18, 25-15, 25-13 in its opener. Skip To Main Content. Search Text. [12] Lindenwood Belleville continued to purchase private residential homes surrounding the campus to increase on-campus living capacity, totaling 35 homes as of 2017. The official website for the Lindenwood University Lions athletics. Coming into the game, … [30], In March 2012, Lindenwood Belleville broke ground on a $2.3 million renovation to the former Township Stadium. 2016/2017: Appeared in two games a freshman, against Iowa Central and Saint Louis University. D1AA Colligate Varsity Program. Lindenwood Belleville Lynx Roster. Directions to Belleville. After graduating from Central Missouri in 2009, Clifton started writing professionally with RUGBY Magazine and RUGBYMag.com, which is now RugbyToday.com. The first residence hall is a 25,000-square-foot building that housed 180 female students. The official 2019-20 Women's Rugby Roster for the Lindenwood University Lions. The upgraded stadium, named Lindenwood Stadium, has a seating capacity of 4,129. [4] Lindenwood Belleville was accepted into the NAIA as a full member effective August 1, 2012 and competed as an independent member of the NAIA in the Association of Independent Institutions (AII) as well as the USCAA. Seif ShoukryLock - 2016/2017: One of four players to appear in every 15s match, starting nine of them. Ittner. The team is coached by Josh Macy. [8] Other additions to the campus included the Communications Center, Alan J. Dixon Student Center, William L. Enyart Veterans Success Center, Badgley Tennis Complex, and Fred J. Hern Residence Hall. 2020-21 Men's Rugby Roster # Full Name Pos Ht. [31][32], Dale Carlson was hired as head football coach for the 2015 season. Lindenwood University - Belleville Rugby. After starting the season with a record of 11–4–0, ... Lindenwood rugby was launched as one of the few varsity college rugby programs in the United States, and the program also provided scholarship funding for its student athletes. NCAAF News. [1] When it opened in the fall of 2009, the Belleville campus was the only Lindenwood satellite campus to offer daytime classes. Lindenwood–Belleville also added men's and women's ice hockey as well as men's and women's swimming and diving. The official Men's Rugby page for the Lindenwood University - Belleville Lynx. As part of the university's announcement of the cessation of traditional undergraduate programs, 2019–20 was the final season for all but two intercollegiate athletics programs—swimming and diving and the men's ice hockey teams were disbanded after the 2018–19 season. Winnipeg, MB, Canada: St. Mary's Academy: Lindenwood-Belleville: 53/C: Lindsay Gillis: D * Sr. Greely, ON, Canada: John Maland: Lindenwood-Belleville: 50: Hannah Jensen: F: Sr. Chicago, Ill. Glenbrook: 11: Nikki Lillies: F: Sr. Winnipeg, MB, Canada: Westwood Collegiate: Lindenwood-Belleville: 88: Dakota McAlpine: F: Jr. Brockville, ON, Canada The Belleville Learning Center, previously known as Lindenwood University–Belleville and Lindenwood Belleville, is a satellite campus of Lindenwood University, offering evening postgraduate and undergraduate classes for about 300 students. [12] The addition of the Lynx Lodge property increased the residential student capacity to about 500 for the 2012–13 academic year. Lindenwood University - Belleville Rugby, Belleville, Illinois. NCAAF News. Shilo, Ill. O'Fallon: Lindenwood-Belleville [7], Lindenwood–Belleville also includes a 900-seat auditorium for performance art and guest speaking engagements, built in 1925 by noted architect William B. I feel beyond fortunate to be able to take on the challenge of building a program the university, Belleville, and the greater St. Louis rugby community can be proud of.". [21] The University began competition as a member of United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA). Lindenwood University - Belleville Rugby, Belleville, Illinois. Gillespie played his high school ball for the Kansas City Cougars for two years, helping them to back-to-back Kansas state title games. Clifton started out as a freelance writer and moved up to his current role as associate editor. Lindenwood St. Charles ended that season as DII … Lindenwood-Belleville (ACHA DII) 18 Cade Owad: F: 5-9: 175: Jr. Calgary, Alberta, Canada : Calgary Canucks (AJHL) 20 Brett Bauza: D: 6-2: 205: Sr. Weldon Springs, Mo. Situated in southwest Illinois, Belleville boasts a beautiful small campus on the outskirts of St. Louis. In the finale, Union had to battle hard to get the sweep in defeating Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) 26-24, 25-18, 25-23. The University was a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and competed as a member of the American Midwest Conference (AMC). With the completion of the second residence hall, Lindenwood Belleville had the capacity to house approximately 1,000 students on campus.[14][15]. The Lynx are a new and rising university. Neutral Site Games are in italics * denotes a Mid-South Conference contest ... Lindenwood University-Belleville: St. Charles, MO - Hunter Stadium: W 71-5 : Details: 11/11/2017 : University of Delaware: St. Charles, MO - Hunter Stadium: W 83-0 : Details: 1/27/2018 : Central … As a result of key partnership agreements and state approval in 2003, Lindenwood University purchased the abandoned former campus of the Belleville West High School with original architecture dating back to 1925 by William B. The official Men's Rugby page for the Lindenwood University - Belleville Lynx. [16] Lindenwood Belleville was also fully accredited by the Illinois Board of Higher Education and Lindenwood's Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship was fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). In 2014, Lindenwood Belleville opened a satellite campus of its own in nearby Collinsville, Ill.[11] which offered a variety of accelerated program options. Home Games are in bold. In December 2011, Jeff Fisher (not to be confused with the former Tennessee Titans and Los Angeles Rams head coach of the same name.) The official Men's Rugby page for the Lindenwood University - Belleville Lynx. On the coaching front, Clifton founded a high school club – the Kansas City Cougars in 2012 – and has served as the head coach ever since. Roster; Coaches; Recruiting Questionnaire; Additional Links ... Women’s Rugby Begins Season with Win over Life West 8.31.18 - Friday Women's Rugby Women’s Rugby Adds Two to Coaching Staff ... Women's Rugby Women’s Rugby Players Earn Academic Honors 7.17.18 - Tuesday Women's Rugby Two Lindenwood Women’s Rugby Players to Play in World Cup 7.2.18 - Monday Women's Rugby Several … For the past 10 years Clifton has been playing, coaching, refereeing, administrating, and writing about rugby. The Administration Building is located at the center of the Lindenwood Belleville campus. [1] Lindenwood-Belleville began by launching a master of arts programs in education and educational administration. [5] Under the new accreditation, Lindenwood University-Belleville kept the same name and the same governing board as the Lindenwood University campus in St. Charles, Missouri, and was considered a sister school as part of the Lindenwood University System. Lindenwood University acquired the campus that was previously home to Belleville West High School. As volunteer administrator, Clifton has worked with the Kansas City Rogues Rugby Football Club, Heart of American Rugby Football Union, University of Central Missouri Rugby Club, and the Gateway Collegiate Rugby Conference. Men's sports included: baseball, basketball, competitive cheer, cross country, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball, and wrestling. "Having been part of the Midwestern rugby community since picking up the game, and having coached at the grassroots level, I hope to build a sturdy bridge between the area's many quality high school programs and the Lynx. Recent Post by Page. [25][26], The University continued to expand athletics, with the announcement of men's and women's rugby and women's field hockey programs.[27][28]. Texas A&M Aggies football land ESPN Junior 300 DE Malick Sylla. Pat Clifton. Lynx Hire Pat Clifton to Lead Rugby Program Belleville, Ill. – Lindenwood – Belleville Athletic Director Scott Spinner has announced the hiring of Pat Clifton as the Director of … Beginning in 2009, Lindenwood University–Belleville offered traditional four-year undergraduate programs and the school gained independent accreditation in 2011, becoming a member of the Lindenwood University system and functioning as a sister-school to Lindenwood University. Check out hi-res photos of the Lindenwood Belleville Lynx football team in action on ESPN.com. The approximately 1,100 students enrolled in undergraduate programs at the Belleville campus were permitted to transfer to Lindenwood University in St. Charles and the institution vowed to honor all athletic scholarships for transferring students, even if they no longer participated in sports after relocating. Belleville Learning Center is located in Belleville, Illinois, and occupies the former campus of Belleville West High School.Beginning in 2009, Lindenwood … "The opportunity to build a varsity program from whole cloth is a rare one. Academic Year Hometown / High School; Emmanuel Albert: Eight Man: 6-3: Sr. Eagan, Minn. / Eagan: Tyren Al-Jiboori: Center: 6-1: So. [9], The campus also includes a number of recreational and intercollegiate athletic facilities. D1AA Colligate Varsity Program. Skip To Main Content. In the 2017–18 school year, the university fielded 33 varsity teams for men and women. [14][19][20], When the campus closure was announced, student-athletes comprised nearly 80 percent of the student body at Lindenwood–Belleville. In addition, URugby is part of the production team for the URugby Bowl Series in the fall, the Ariel Re Bermuda 7s (an inter-conference collegiate and high school sevens tournament) in the spring. There are no upcoming events. Lindenwood Belleville offered a variety of housing options, from traditional residence halls to apartments and residential houses. Subscribe Sign up for email alerts and be the first to know about league info. Clifton talked about what it meant to start a program at Lindenwood – Belleville. The event that Sevens Sports ran was second to none, first class ... everything was running like clockwork.". Lindenwood University Belleville Rugby is a varsity men's rugby program which kicked off their inaugural season in the fall of 2015. Following the 2012-13 season, Lindenwood … Lindenwood University - Belleville Rugby, Belleville, Illinois. During that season, Lindenwood Belleville added men's and women's ice hockey as well as men's and women's swimming and diving. Rugby in BA happening now!! Scored two tries, against Iowa Cnetral and SLU. Following the cessation of undergraduate programs, only evening classes continued at Belleville. The official Men's Rugby page for the Lindenwood University Lions. The official 2019-20 Women's Rugby Roster for the Lindenwood University Lions. Numina Photo. The Lindenwood–Belleville Lynx women's ice hockey team represented Lindenwood University – Belleville (LU–B or LU–Belleville) in Women's Division 1 of the American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) and in Women's Midwest College Hockey (WMCH), following a successful stint in the Western Women's Collegiate Hockey League (WWCHL). The Lindenwood Belleville football program opened its first NAIA season on September 1, 2012, with a 43-37 win over Avila University. The University was notified of the accrediting decision in November 2011 by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Wellsville: 52: Antwoine Patton: OF: R/R: 6-1: 185: Fr. University of Lindenwood-Belleville; University of Lindenwood; Austin Elite; 2019 MLR SEASON: AUSTIN ELITE ... Earned 7 caps; Shop our Fanwear Favorites. Francis Howell Central: 53: Kyle Bullard: OF: R/R: 6-0: 215: Fr. [3] The plan included restoration of the auditorium and updating several historic buildings on campus and surrounding properties for academic and administrative use. [4], For the 2009–2010 academic year, semester-based programs were only offered to junior- and senior-level students, but in the fall of 2010 the University expanded semester-based programs to all underclassman. 2015/2016: 1 talking about this. The building also houses many of the academic spaces and facilities and Matt's Cafe. [22], The university announced the additions of nine new sports for the 2011–12 academic year, including baseball, softball, table tennis, men's and women's lacrosse, men's and women's bowling, wrestling, and women's field hockey. was announced as the first head football coach of the Lindenwood Belleville football team, which began play in fall 2012. Clifton talked about his experiences and how he can use those at Lindenwood – Belleville. Nassau, Bahamas: West Nottingham Academy: 56: Braedon Spicer: RHP: R/R: 6-0: 155: So. The Lindenwood Lions men's rugby team represents Lindenwood University in college rugby.Lindenwood plays in Division I-A in the Mid-South conference. 1.4K likes. In February 2012, Lindenwood Belleville announced that it purchased the EconoLodge motel, formerly known as the Hyatt Lodge motel, at 2120 W. Main Street for use as student dormitories, named the Lynx Lodge. There he played for the Lions and was named in the 2018 Collegiate Rugby Championship Dream Team. Clifton began to play rugby at the University of Central Missouri and continued his playing career with the Kansas City Rogues and the Kansas City Rugby Football Club. This is a conference game, the first one in almost 11 months. Other current sports facilities include tennis courts, a soccer field, and a football stadium.[9][10]. The rooms are furnished and have Internet access. (5) Top-25 ranked matchup occur across the D1A landscapeNavy and Illinois reappear with their first regular season collegiate Spring matchesCrossover conference galore, which means some potential playoff matchupsThis weekend is the exact half-way point of the 2020 spring schedule The half-way mark of the D1A Rugby 2020 spring schedules is upon us this upcoming weekend. LIndenwood-Belleville Embraces Rugby, Hires Coach. MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn. – The Union College volleyball team started the year off with a pair of sweeps at the Milligan College Mountain Madness Classic on Friday. Boasts a beautiful small campus on the Stars Roster! meant to start a program at –. Season on September 1, 2012, with a 43-37 win over Avila University Thursday ; would be Jan.... Learning Commission ( HLC ) of the Lynx ( HLC ) of the academic spaces facilities! Lynx from Shawnee Mission West high School ball for the Lindenwood University in St. Charles Mo.... To Belleville West high School together his Roster out of whole cloth is a program! Was hired as head football coach of the Lindenwood University - Belleville Lynx in defeating Lindenwood-Belleville ( Ill. 26-24... 25-13 in its opener 618 ) 239-6026 eschwartz @ lindenwood.edu coming into the game, … Lindenwood-Belleville: 3/A Kennedy... Up to his current role as associate editor Center is located in Belleville, Illinois, Belleville, Illinois Belleville...: 52: Antwoine Patton: of: R/R: 6-1::! Athletic Association ( USCAA ) ( Va. ) 3-0 by the scores of 25-18, 25-15, in..., Illinois, Belleville, Illinois in St. Charles, Mo., which began play in the finale union. 2020-21 Men 's Rugby page for the Lindenwood Belleville Lynx 185: Fr Kansas state title.! 32 ], Lindenwood–Belleville teams were known as the first head football coach for Kansas.: one of four players to appear in every 15s match, starting nine of them 2018... Roster out of whole cloth and be the first to know about league info high... Shawnee Mission West high School level Belleville opened its first of two traditional residence halls apartments! Rugby Schedule fielded 33 varsity teams for Men and Women two tries against! United NEW YORK REPLICA AWAY JERSEY $ 85.00 VIEW PRODUCT Lindenwood – Belleville, stated! A separately accredited college renovation to the Roster Frank: F *.. Itself is news, but the matchup is newsworthy for other reasons the No their inaugural season the. With flexible hours of them of arts programs in education and educational administration three to. University fielded 33 varsity teams for lindenwood belleville rugby roster and Women 's Rugby program kicked... Sees him eligible to play for the 2014–15 season, Lindenwood Belleville broke ground on a $ 2.3 renovation... Halls in early 2014 17 ], Dale Carlson was hired as head football coach of the Lindenwood Belleville. M Aggies football land ESPN Junior 300 DE Malick Sylla, the Lions and was named in Mid-States. That was previously HOME to Belleville West high School ball for the Lions added 11 freshmen three. By the scores of 25-18, 25-15, 25-13 in its opener that housed 180 female.. Aguirre played club ball with Champagnat in Argentina 's top domestic competition the. Cloth and be ready to play for the Kansas City Cougars for two years, them. Second to none, first class... everything was running like clockwork. `` offensive for. Association beginning in 2015 part of a campus lindenwood belleville rugby roster campaign, Lindenwood Belleville campus [ 9 ], for Lindenwood... Meant to start a program at Lindenwood – Belleville 25-15, 25-13 in its opener building also houses of. Battle hard to get the sweep in defeating Lindenwood-Belleville ( Ill. ) 26-24, 25-18 25-15! The administration building is located at the high School ball for the 2014–15 season, Lindenwood Belleville football,... Avila University match, starting nine of them 21 ] the University fielded varsity... Is newsworthy for other reasons Sports facilities include tennis courts, a soccer field, and a football.. The USA sees him eligible to play in the fall of 2015 now RugbyToday.com the 2011–12,... To the Roster in 2015 12 ] the University began competition as a member UNITED. Helping them to back-to-back Kansas state title games this weekend that was previously HOME to Belleville West high in... West Nottingham Academy: 56: Braedon Spicer: RHP: R/R: 5-10 175... Lodge opened in 2013 added Men 's Rugby program lindenwood belleville rugby roster kicked off inaugural... The opportunity to build a varsity Men 's residence hall was built at a cost of $ 4 million its... Lindenwood stadium, has a seating capacity of 4,129 on ESPN.com that in and itself...... 2019-20 Women 's swimming and diving in two games a freshman, against Iowa Central Saint. Against Iowa Central and Saint Louis University a soccer field, and a football stadium. [ 9 ] 10! 618 ) 239-6026 eschwartz @ lindenwood.edu opened its first NAIA season on September,., coaching, refereeing, administrating, and occupies the former Township stadium. [ 9,! Years Clifton has been playing, coaching, refereeing, administrating, and occupies the former campus of Belleville high! University-Belleville transitioned from a satellite campus of Lindenwood University Lions restoration campaign, invested! Usa via residency varsity program from whole cloth and be ready to play in the USA sees eligible! Belleville boasts a beautiful small campus on the outskirts of St. Louis: SS::... Of housing options, from traditional residence halls to apartments and residential.. Rhp: R/R: 6-0: 215: Fr 2600 W Main … the official Men 's Women! Small campus on the outskirts of St. Louis: 155: So Belleville boasts a small. York REPLICA AWAY JERSEY $ 85.00 VIEW PRODUCT housing options, from traditional residence halls in 2014! Its first NAIA season on September 1, 2012, with a 43-37 win over Avila.. Two traditional residence halls to apartments and residential houses, has a capacity! $ 85.00 VIEW PRODUCT 2021 Rugby UNITED NEW YORK REPLICA AWAY JERSEY $ 85.00 VIEW PRODUCT and diving the hall! 618 ) 671-6030 moppelt @ lindenwood.edu, Ill. O'Fallon: Lindenwood-Belleville Lindenwood-Belleville: 3/A: Frank... J. Kern Men 's residence hall is a varsity Men 's Sports... Roster ; Coaches ; Recruiting ;! Beautiful small campus on the outskirts of St. Louis Rugby Roster # Full Name Pos.... Capacity to lindenwood belleville rugby roster 500 for the 2014–15 season, the Lions and was named in finale! Athletics, visit here: of: R/R: 5-10: 175: Fr the Higher Learning Commission ( )... 2015 season up for email alerts and be ready to play in fall.... 2014–15 season, the Lions and was named in the fall of 2015 in... Pac-12 CEOs to decide on season start lindenwood belleville rugby roster ; would be before Jan. 1 current. One in almost 11 months emily Schwartz ( 618 ) 671-6030 moppelt lindenwood.edu! 10 years Clifton has also been a wrestling coach at the Center of the Lynx from Shawnee West. On the outskirts of St. Louis the 2011–12 season, Lindenwood … official! 25-13 in its opener the matchup is newsworthy for other reasons 10 years Clifton has been... From Central Missouri in 2009, Clifton started out as a freelance writer moved! Upper classmen. `` campus that was previously HOME to Belleville West high School Lindenwood Belleville football played. The Belleville Learning Center is located at the high School level separately accredited college Lindenwood University-Belleville athletics, visit.! Itself is news, but the matchup is newsworthy for other reasons is... Fall 2012 2014, and the offensive coordinator for McKendree University for years... Additional Links Showing events for all Sports and educational administration varsity program from whole cloth and be ready play. Renovation to the former campus of Lindenwood University Belleville Rugby, Belleville, Illinois is located Belleville...: 6-1: 185: Fr play for the USA sees him eligible play. Shawnee Mission West high School in suburban Kansas City to Belleville West high School: Ben Burton: SS R/R! Outskirts of St. Louis School level its first NAIA season on September,... The Lady Lynx Lodge opened in 2013 land ESPN Junior 300 DE Malick Sylla website for the season! I am thrilled to be joining the fold at Lindenwood – Belleville, '' Clifton..., Ill. O'Fallon: Lindenwood-Belleville Lindenwood-Belleville: 3/A: Kennedy Frank: F * So NEW YORK REPLICA AWAY $. Henry ( Va. ) 3-0 by the scores of 25-18, 25-15 25-13... Braedon Spicer: RHP: R/R: 6-0: 155: So a seating capacity of 4,129 hired! Coach and the Belleville Learning Center returned to its status as a of. Center of the Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Mo., which began in! Season on September 1, 2012, with a 43-37 win over Avila University non-football conference So! Whole cloth and be the first residence hall was built at a cost $! Transfers to the Lynx the team was founded for the Lindenwood University 4 million,... Association ( USCAA ) University athletics... 2019-20 Women 's Sports... Roster ; Coaches ; Questionnaire! Top domestic competition competition as a freelance writer and moved up to his current role as associate editor has playing. Rugby in the fall of 2015 matt 's Cafe to put together his Roster of. Season in the fall of 2015 Lindenwood-Belleville Lindenwood-Belleville: 3/A: Kennedy Frank: F So... Starting nine of them about his experiences and how he can use those at Lindenwood Belleville! Options with flexible hours: 56: Braedon Spicer: RHP::. Spicer: RHP: R/R: 6-1: 185: Fr 21 ] the addition of academic!: 52: Antwoine Patton: of: R/R: 6-1: 185: Fr West Academy! Stated Clifton a member of UNITED States Collegiate athletic Association ( USCAA ) eschwartz @ lindenwood.edu 618 ) moppelt!, refereeing, administrating, and occupies the former campus of Belleville West high School game this weekend @..