Cincinnati Rugby Football Club

The Cincinnati Rugby Football Club, known commonly as the Wolfhounds, is the Premier Rugby Club in Ohio. Founded in 1974, and sanctioned by USA Rugby, the Club fields competitive teams in Men’s Division 1 Midwest Premiership, Men’s Division III, Men’s Club Sevens, and Women’s Club Sevens.  A very active over-35 Greyhound group ensures the history and culture of our Club are embodied by each team.  Since inception the Wolfhounds remain one of only two teams in the Midwest Rugby Union to compete in Division I for their entire history.

Next Match

Mar. 30th, 2019 - Dayton - Home 
April 13th, 2019 - Pittsburgh Forge* - Pittsburgh
April 27th, 2019 - Indianapolis Impalas* - Home 
May 4th, 2019 - Cleveland Crusaders* - Cleveland
May 5th, 2019 - Eastern LAU Selects - Obetz, OH
May 11th, 2019 - Columbus* - Columbus 
May 18th, 2019 - MWRFU Selects - Chicago
 * Denotes Thunderbird Cup Match 

See Upcoming Events tab for match details.

New Team Store

The Cincinnati Rugby Football Club is pleased to announce the launch of our new Fan Store through SquadLocker.com! The store has all kinds of Wolfhounds gear, including t-shirts, dry-fits, sweatshirts, jackets, hoodies, shorts, scarves, and hats. The best part is, SquadLocker passes along 10% of every order directly to the club. Visit the link here to browse the store, Go Hounds!

Our Sponsors


Shiels Lumber Engineering Solutions Beacon Orthopaedics CTL Aerospace Paxtons Grill Rosselot Financial Group Pro Source Mount Adams Pavilion Jenco Brothers Candy Midwest Rugby Development Foundation Guinness Blind Pig McCormick Equipment The Sandbar John Amster Realtor GPA Inc. Che Gypsys Omalleys

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Become a Sponsor

Competing at the highest level involves supporting player travel and providing the best Pitches in the Midwest.  Promoting player development begins for our Club with youth programs across our region and schools within our community. Join our rugby cause!