Entries by USC Rugby Coaching Staff


Loa Milford to Coach USC

Former Samoa Rugby League International Loa Milford has accepted the role of Head Coach at the University of Southern California.  He will lead the program as it transitions from the era of Trojans legend David Lytle. Milford comes to USC from Santa Monica Rugby Club, where he has played and coached over the past five […]

USC Academic Calendar 2015-2016

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Fall Semester 2015 72 instructional days Open Registration Mon-Fri August 17-21 Move-In Wed August 19 Classes Begin Mon August 24 Labor Day Mon September 7 Thanksgiving Wed-Sat November 25-28 Classes End Fri December 4 Study Days Sat-Tue December 5-8 Exams Wed-Wed December 9-16 Winter Recess Thu-Sun December 17-January 10 Spring Semester 2016 73 instructional […]


Fueled for fullback – For John Martinez, cross-training was catalyst for success with Portland Thunder

Written by Stephen Alexander Growing up as one of the big boys, always playing on the offensive and defensive line, John Martinez is now living “a lineman’s dream” playing fullback and scoring touchdowns for the Portland Thunder. “The kid is a professional,” Thunder coach Mike Hohensee says. “If we put him on defense, he’d play […]