Men’s Division 1
Our 1st team competes in the Midwest Division 1 Conference.
Men’s & Women’s Division 2
One year after being promoted from Division 3 in the inaugural season, the D2 side is a highly competitive team for developing players.
Men’s & Women’s 7s
The Lions’ high quality Men’s 7s program holds the 2007 Club 7s National Championship title. Both the Men’s and Women’s teams are defending Midwest Champions and perennial National Championship contenders.
Under the guidance of Andy Rose, Director of Youth Rugby, he is responsible for developing and implementing our youth rugby initiative. There are over 30 schools and 9,000 students within a two mile radius of our complex and Andy will be focused on the middle school kids to start. He has also been coaching the combined Hope/Wapiti High School team and has received rave reviews.
Chicago Hope Academy
The Eagles are the high school team who are partnered with Chicago Lions Rugby.
An extensive network of Old Boys that can still tear it up and sometimes travel to tournaments.
One of the founding teams in the (now defunct) US Rugby Super League, the Lions appeared in the finals in 2007 and semi-finals in 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2008.