Rugby Canada Pillar: Toronto Arrows Mourn the Passing of President and General Partner Bill Webb (Toronto Arrows)
- Takeaway: Toronto Arrows founder and president Bill Webb was 59. Widely respected around MLR, Webb was also an advisor on the Captain's Council for the Toronto Inner-City Rugby Foundation.
- Quotable: "Simply put, there would be no ‘Toronto Arrows’ without Bill Webb. We are profoundly grateful to him for the opportunities he provided, the strength of character he showed, and for demonstrating that we should never be afraid to follow our dreams."
- Legacy: "The Webb Family has conveyed that it is Bill’s wish that the Arrows will continue to flourish and contribute to rugby in Canada, and the entire organization will work to honour that wish and continue Bill’s indelible legacy."
MAJOR LEAGUE RUGBY
Trade Alert:Dallas Jackals Add Evan Conlon (DJCoilRugby)
- Takeaway: The Dallas Jackals traded their 3rd round pick in the 2024 MLR Collegiate Draft to Rugby ATL/LA for scrumhalf Evan Conlon.
- 2022 MLR Draft: Rugby ATL drafted Conlon, who played for the USA Hawks, in the 3rd round of the 2022 Draft.
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