Milwaukee rugby heads to Division 3 playoffs with 7-1-0 regular season record.

The Milwaukee Barbarians today defeated the Oconomowoc Rugby Club with a score of 36-29.

Although the Division 3 Milwaukee rugby team were up early, they let the gas off the peddle late in the and allowed the score to narrow.

In fact, the close score earned a bonus point for the home team Oconomowoc. As the final regular season match, Oconomowoc finish the 2014-2015 campaign with a 5-3-1 record.

For the Barbarians, the result is a return to their winning ways to close out a 7-1-0 season on a positive note.

The win also sends the Barbarians into the post-season as the second seed in the Northern Wisconsin-Chicago conference. They face the first seed in the Southern conference, the Fox Valley Maoris who have a perfect 8-0-0 record.

Vic Drover
Vic Drover

Vic has a long history in and around the sport of rugby both in Canada and the US. He has played for and started numerous clubs (Vandal's RFC, Strathcona Druids, Suffolk Bull Moose, West Side Harlequins, Milwaukee Barbarians, Hamilton Girls Rugby), and served many roles over the years at all administrative levels. Vic joined the Harlequins in 2007 and remained an active club member through the transition to the Barbarians. These days, he spends his rugby time playing tag rugby and touring with the Old Boys, keeping the club website updated, helping organize the Lakefront 7s, and fundraising.

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