BATTLE FOR THE MITTEN
Cooley Law School Stadium
September 27th, 2019
Gates Open: 4pm | Game 1 Kickoff: 5pm | Game 2 Kickoff: 7pm
The Battle for the Mitten is back! After an amazing inaugural event, we have expanded our tournament to include Ohio State and Indiana University. Join us for a night of huge hits, big scrums and take part in the largest rugby event of its kind in the Mid-West.
This year, we want to keep the rivalry going. Michigan State University Rugby Club welcomes the University of Michigan Rugby Club, Ohio State and Indiana University in TWO holds barred rival matches to be played under the lights at Cooley Law School stadium in Lansing.
What in the Worldis Rugby?
WHAT THE WORLDIS RUGBY?
You may have preconceived notions of the sport, but there is more to it than 30 big guys running around a field clashing into one another without pads. It's a game of strength, finesse, wit, and speed. It looks like football, it's played like soccer, and it's a hell of a lot of fun. Click to watch the 3 minute video below and be sure to come see how exciting it is firsthand.
Free Youth Clinic
Join us before the game to participate in a interactive experience for the kids. We invite you to come out onto the field, learn the basics of rugby, and meet the players up close before the game. Are they grizzly, scary giants or stately gentleman? Find out for yourself. (We promise there will be no tackling.) More details coming soon!
Basic Seating Options
GA Bowl Tickets – $10
First come, first serve seating
Standing Room VIP – $20
Prime seating area close to the action
Premier Seating Options
Pepsi Porch – $35
Prime seating along with all you can eat and unlimited soft drinks
Clubhouse – $35
Exclusive seating area with premium view of field with all you can eat and unlimited soft drinks
Suites – $400
Includes 20 tickets and a premium food menu (Call for availability and booking)
Group specials available while supplies last. Contact us below for more information.
Youth and High School clubs encouraged to reach out!