Welcome to Winona State Women’s Rugby!

The WSU Black Katts welcome everyone. NO experience is necessary. We will teach you everything you need to know. Most players have never played rugby before they came to Winona State.

What we need:

Ladies of all sizes and athletic ability. There are 15 positions on the field and each requires different skills. If you’re interested, email an officer, or message us on Facebook for more information!

About Winona State Black Katts
USA Rugby 15’s Fall National Champions- 2017
ACRA 7’s National Champions – 2016
ACRA 15’s National Champions – 2013

Seven Consecutive National Finals – 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011
Nine Consecutive National Final Four
Eleven Consecutive National Sweet 16 Winners
Ten Consecutive Years Winning Northern Lights Conference
Ten Consecutive Years Winning All-Minnesota Collegiate Tournament (2006-2016)
Ten All-Americans, Thirteen Academic All-Americans
Player Awards and All-Stars:
Summer Downs: Academic All-American 2016
Lizzy Streitz: Academic All-American 2016
Ellyn Grossen: Academic All-American 2016
An Tran: All-American (second team) 2016
Cassie Schultz: All-American 2016
Lanoira Duhart: All-American 2016, ACRA 7’s National Tournament MVP 2016, USA U20 Team Member 2015
Megan Wolff: Academic All-American 2015, All-American 2016
Kourtney Kavajecz: All-American 2016, Academic All-American 2014, Academic All-American 2013, USA U20 Team Member 2012
Sydney Norman: Academic All-American (second team) 2014
Hillary Zimmer: Academic All-American (second team) 2014
Megan Wingert: Academic All-American 2013, Academic All-American 2012, All-American 2012
Jessica Christy: Academic All-American 2013
Amy Gradient: Academic All-American 2013, Academic All-American 2012
Ashley Nelson: All-American 2012
Lilly Wellenstein: Academic All-American 2011