Club Leadership

Fairfield University Rugby Football Club Men’s Club Presidents

Club Founder Pete Fallon ’65 served as the first Captain in ’63-’64
Co-Founder Doug Ciacci ’65 served as Captain in ’64-’65
Club Presidents began in 1966

1966 – Frank Quinn
1967 – Bart Franey
1968 – Chris Grauert
1969 – Bill Connolly
1970 – Tom Krenn
1971 – Bob Murphy
1972 – Gerry “Bear” Murphy
1973 – John Roche
1974 – Artie Franks
1975 – Tom Roland
1976 – Kevin Cunningham
1977 – Joe O’Neil
1978 – Vince Forte
1979 – Arthur McCoy
1980 – Robert C. King
1981 – John P. Walsh
1982 – Timothy P. Sheridan
1983 – Paul W. Stafstrom
1984 – Patrick F. O’Keefe
1985 – William G. Lynch
1986 – Patrick T. Wolff
1987 – Terrence F. Tangney
1988 – Henry J. Blaney
1989 – Christopher Connolly
1990 – Dave Mullen
1991 – Tom Okon
1992 – Michael J. Loughlin
1993 – Tommy Kramer
1994 – Ed “Bo” Panzella
1995 – Brian McCloskey
1996 – Victor “Tory” Ridder
1997 – Brian Duffell
1998 – George Hemmer

1999 – Kevin Norton
2000 – Pat Boyle
2001 – Adam Lynch
2002 – Russell Delacey
2003 – Michael Lee
2004 – Eric Walker
2005 – Ryan Birge
2006 – Kevin Berube
2007 – Mike Livingston
2008 – Ed Mazzaferro
2009 – Mike Kennedy
2010 – Andrew Cohen
2011 – Matthew Almeida
2012 – Martin O’Shaughnessy
2013 – Sean Sweeney
2014 – Alex Cucchi

Fairfield University Rugby Football Club Women’s Club Presidents

The women’s team began play in 1994 however records have been hard to come by and we need more information. Please use the Contact menu on our website to help us fill in the history of the women’s team.

2004 – Christy Kuklinski
2005 – Anessa MacDonald
2006 –
2007 –
2008 – 2009 – Casey Elizabeth Rieger
2010 – Seana Mazzarino
2011 – Eileen Delaney
2012 – Katie Bimson
2013 – Maggie Demoura, Danielle Marie Hill

Fairfield University Rugby Football Club
Men’s Club Captains

1964 Pete Fallon
1965 Doug Ciacci
1966 Pete Fall Tom Peddicord Jay Kirwin
1967 Tim Rabbitt Mike Fox John Swanhaus John Burke
1968 Robert “Beef” Smith Jack Higgins Jack Novero
1969 Tom Crowley John Q. Murphy
1970 Robert “Fatty” Maher John Q. Murphy
1971 Chris Galvin Paul Flanagan Bill Geraghty
1972 Chris Galvin Tim McEndy
1973 Pete Ferrara Tim McEndy
1974 John McGroarty Bill De Camp Charlie Morace
1975 Mike Schaetzle Tom O’Connor Dewey Egan
1976 Rick McEttrick Bob Boofis
1977 Fred Bogan Bill Olivier
1978 Thomas Kern John Sherman
1979 James Wehr Tom Consigli
1980
1981 Mike Crowley (G) Chris Moore
1982 Mike McElduff
1983 Rick Kaps Chris Moore
1984 Sean Duffy Tom White
1985 Joe Dowd Mike Fox (G)
1986 Stephen P. Kelly Mike Fox
1987 William McCormick Phil Gavey
1988 John Berner James Galligan
1989 John O’Brien Peter Gavey
1990 Matt Mulham Michael Niles
1991 James C. Kennedy Lance Vegna
1992
1993
1994
1995 Chris Knauf
1996 Matthew Capuzzi
1997 Jon Baumstark Eric Peel
1998 Brendan Dowd Delaney Robert Gallagher
1999 Patrick Tynan Andrew Mahat
2000
2001 Jonathan Doros Joseph Frazzitta
2002 Brad Troup Matt Greenstein
2003 Kevin Brawley Eric Anderson
2004 Ryan Birge Mike Plescia
2005 Michael Kozik Will Brazier
2006 Rob Pun Joe Sullivan
2007 Joe Christino Brett D’Andrea
2008 Adam Davey Joe Christino
2009 Timo Wilson Bob Haller
2010 Michael Vasko Matthew Almeida
2011
2012 Gareth McLoughlin Rory O’Connor
2013 John Sullivan Daniel McGrath

FURFC Women’s Captains

1994
1995 Kirsten Dunnells
1996 Kirsten Dunnells
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004 Erin Fredericks
2005
2006
2007
2008 Ashley William Hennessey, Jen Manzi Jen Manzi
2009 Jess Pierce, Jen Manzi Jen Manzi
2010 Emily Barrett Alice Guglielmoni
2011 Emily Barrett Alice Guglielmoni
2012 Amanda Carchietta Elizabeth (Sandal) Cortez
2013