Written by Press Release    Tuesday, 24 January 2012 13:59    PDF Print Write e-mail
USA Rugby Confirms Todd Bell's Exit
Colleges - College News

BOULDER, Colo. -- USA Rugby confirmed today that Todd Bell has stepped down from his role as Collegiate Director for the Union, effective immediately.  USA Rugby will seek to fill the vacant position as soon as possible.

The incoming director will be charged with continuing to develop and refine the college conference structure, drive USA Rugby'sNCAA Women's Emerging Sports Initiative, and improve college rugby on all levels generally.

The college game is undergoing a thorough restructuring in order to continue to improve the level of play at the collegiate level.

Developments over the last two years include the transition to a conference structure, the launch of the first-ever elite conference based Men's Division I college rugby competition, and  the inaugural USA Rugby College Sevens National Championships.

USA Rugby CEO, Nigel Melville said, "We would like to thank Todd for his efforts in moving the collegiate game forward.  We wish him the best of luck in any future endeavors."