Tuesday, March 5, 2024
USA Rugby League

NRL and SL Urged to add International Roster Spots

By Brian Lowe, Date: 11/7/18

The NRL and English Super League are being encouraged to take a leaf out of the NFL’s playbook and open up extra roster spots for international players.


Three new rugby league teams launched in the USA

Date: 21/1/14

Southeastern Rugby League LLC. is excited and proud to announce three new teams in the Southeastern United States.

USA Rugby League

USARL votes to suspend the 2020 season

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the owners of the 11 teams in the USA Rugby League LLC have voted to suspend the 2020 season. With the schedule set to kick off in late May, the uncertainty of safety for players, fans and staff led to this conclusion.

Brian McDermott

McDermott steps down as USA coach

Date: 12/4/18 (Photo Credit Davey Wilson)

Brian McDermott has stepped down as head coach of the United States national team.


Nominations open for new USARL Board

Nominations are now open for election to the new United States Association of Rugby League Board after 11 clubs joined Pacific Coast Rugby League as the first institutional members of the reformed organisation. In one of the final acts of...
Untited States

Rugby League season in USA fast approaching as negotiations between USARL and AMNRL continue

By Richard  Cowley ,Date: 23/3/12

The USA Rugby League (USARL) and the American National Rugby League (AMNRL) have been locked in negotiations with the aim of bringing the game of rugby league back under one umbrella in the United States. The latest meeting between key stakeholders took place only a few days ago. Officials from the USARL and the AMNRL have been hard at work putting together a governance structure to take rugby league forward in a united front in the USA.

USA Tomahawks

USA Tomahawks help launch World Cup Nations’ Bushfire Appeal

Date: 29/10/13

Reeling from the destruction caused by devastating fires ripping through New South Wales, the USA Tomahawks and their Rugby League World Cup combatants have donated signed jerseys to support victims of Australia's bushfire crisis.


USARL Moves to Take Over Women’s Program

The US Association of Rugby League Inc (USARL) has positioned itself to take over the running of the American women’s program. Since 2019, when a women’s program was first established in the United States, it has been run by US...
US Copperheads v Jax (Allene Rachal)

Good Showing by Copperheads to end Regular Season

Photo Credit: Allene Rachal The end of the USA Rugby League (USARL) regular season has been punctuated by a strong performance by the Southwest Florida Copperheads. Playing at home at the Paradise Coast Sports Complex in Naples, Florida, on Saturday night,...

More Tests for USA, Canada and Jamaica


By Brian Lowe, Date: 11/1/2016 (Photo Credit Allene Rachal)

The three national teams from the Americas can look forward to more international exposure going forward as part of the strategic plan to expand the game globally announced by Rugby League’s international governing body.