Rugby Championship | The Heights School
ALUMNI ARTICLES Rugby Championship


On Thursday, May 9th, The Heights Varsity Rugby team led by their all-alumni coaching staff of Shane O’Neill ’06, Michael Dietz ’11, Brendan Reim ’11, and Titus Willard ’13 secured a 25-24 win at Landon to advance to the MAVRC D2 finals against Gonzaga. It was a close contest throughout with several lead changes. The Heights was down in the closing minute until kicking a last second field goal to win the game.

The championship will be held today, Thursday, May 16th, at 4:30pm at Gonzaga,  19 I St NW, Washington, DC 20001 on Buchanan Field.

Gonzaga will be live streaming the game at

The annual alumni-varsity rugby game will be held Friday, May 24 at 5:30 PM. All alumni are welcome to attend even if you only played rugby after The Heights.