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Firehouse 7’s

Coming off their first tournament win, Drinkin Park traveled to the Chicago Blaze facility in Lemont, IL to compete in the annual Firehouse 7s tournament. Park brought a physical squad out, and welcomes some familiar faces back to round out this weekend’s roster. The first match of the day was against Chiefs FC, UIC’s 7s squad for the ... More

Highland 7’s Champions

A new look Drinkin Park Squad traveled out to Aye-tasca for the annual Scottish Highland Games Tournament.  The bagpipes were blowing, as well as the weather, making for a wet and rainy day.  Due to some availability issues, the squad for this tournament rolled out 7 new faces when compared to last week's Shipwreck roster.   First up for ... More

Shipwreck 7’s

The Drinkin Park 7's squad kicked off their tournament schedule this summer out at sunny Schiller Park for Shipwreck 7's.  With a bench as deep as most 7's rosters, the lightly practiced team was up against all the usual Chicago area suspects.  The pool draw for the day was CRC Mens and Fox Valley. Fox Valley was up first and after a ... More

Super Rugby Round 13 – by Jake Laux

Ratings for the games:Blues Hurricanes: 6/10Rebels Reds: 6/10Bulls Crusaders: 4/10Highlanders Jaguares: 5/10Chiefs Sharks: 8/10Lions Waratahs: 7/10Brumbies Sunwolves: 2/10 Talking pointsBlues 12 - Hurricanes 22: This had all the makings of a classic Kiwi derby, and sort of lived up to the billing.  Surprisingly low scoring for two ... More

LPRFC Columnists

A new section goes live today. The Columnists page will feature words of wisdom from LPRFC players and commentators. The first of these is the regular insight of Jake Laux into the goings-on of Southern Hemisphere rugby; the exciting version as he likes to call it "Nowt wrong with mud and mauls" - Pom. There will be more to follow, ... More

Super Rugby Round 12 – by Jake Laux

Extra parity week (excluding round 5's abandoned match) edition.   Ratings for the games Crusaders Sharks: 6/10 Reds Sunwolves: 6/10 Hurricanes Rebels: 5/10 Highlanders Chiefs: 8/10 Brumbies Blues: 4/10 Bulls Waratahs: 7/10 Jaguares Stormers: 7/10 Talking points Crusaders 21 - Sharks 21: I do not believe anyone anticipated this ... More

Guadalajara Tour 2019

On February 15th, Lincoln Park returned to Mexico for the first time since the 80s, this year to Guadalajara. The squad left a cold Chicago at 6am and they were soon on their way to sunnier climes. With many first time tourists in our midst, the players were soon kept busy enforcing Tour Rules as many amongst us fell victim to such ... More

2019 Awards Banquet

Join us once again to celebrate our achievements of the past year and recognize the performances of our players. This year the event will be held at Zia's Lago Vista. Date: March 2ndTime: 6 - 10 pm.Venue: Zia's Lago Vista The price includes 3 course meal, full open bar and player awards. We will continue on at a local bar afterw... More

Rugby Weekend 2018

November 3rd sees the return of international rugby to Chicago and LPRFC will be there. We have put together a pre-game brunch and beer package that also includes a ticket to the game.  The pre-game venue is Joes on Weed (940 W. Weed Street) and goes from 11-2. This will include a breakfast bar, Miller/Coors beers and Bloody Mary's... More

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Buzzed for Babies

Once again, LPRFC will be participating in St. Baldrick’s – Buzzed for Babies event to raise money to conquer childhood cancer. The event will be held Sunday, May 20th at Murphy’s Bleachers from 1-5. Last year we raised over $2,000 and Jahner has had a shaved head ever since. The only requirements to participate are to show up and ... More