Life Women - Collegiate Rugby Championship

Life Women

Team Summary

Founded in 1974, Life University is a health sciences institution most known for its chiropractic program, the largest in the world. With 12 undergraduate degrees and 4 Master’s degrees, each rooted in the philosophy of vitalistic health and wellness, Life University is at the forefront of the worldwide healthcare evolution. The 110-acre campus in suburban Atlanta contains state-of-the-art facilities, an idyllic setting, and convenient proximity to a top-ten metropolitan area. Life U Rugby was founded in 1980 and has since grown to include undergraduate men’s and women’s teams that compete in both 15s and 7s: The men’s 15s team won the D1A National Championship in 2013 and 2018, and were runners-up in 2014 and 2015. The men’s 7s team won the inaugural USA Rugby 7s National Championship in 2011, and have participated in the Collegiate Rugby Championship (CRC) every year since 2012, and reached the finals in 2013 and 2017. The men’s program is coached by Colton Cariaga, a former collegiate All-American and US Falcons player. The women’s 15s team, in its first season of competition finished 3rd in the spring championship in 2015, returned semifinals for D1 Elite in 2016 and 2017. This year they made the national championship final and finished as the 2018 runners-up. The 7s team played it’s first-ever competition at the 2015 Collegiate Rugby Championship, winning the Challenge Cup. They are the returning champions of the CRC having won the crown in both 2016 and 2017. They are looking forward to the 2018 CRC! The women’s program is coached by Rosalind Chou, an elite-level player and coach with the Atlanta Harlequins. Life U has rugby-dedicated facilities, and has been the site of regional training camps for both the men’s and women’s US National Teams. Life U is also designated by USA Rugby as one of four regional Olympic Development Academies (ODAs).


#SurnameFirst NamesHeightWeightMajorYearHometown
10CervinskiSydnee5' 5"140lbsExercise ScienceSophomoreSyracuse, UT
14Harris-JonesSummer5' 8"173lbsMaster's in Sports Health ScienceSeniorLos Angeles, CA
5HaunJesah5' 4"140lbsExercise ScienceSeniorMemphis, TN
11HaynesLekia5 '5"125lbsExercise ScienceSeniorBrooklyn, NY
6JonesJocelyn5' 6"145lbsExercise ScienceSeniorOgden, UT
13KellyCynthia5' 3"155lbsPsychologySeniorMiami, FL
4LacyKarissa5' 2"145lbsDoctor of ChiropracticSeniorEdgewater, FL
2LanganHaley6'165lbsDoctor of ChiropracticSeniorSouth Burlington, VT
8LoweMakayla5' 5"160lbsExercise ScienceSophomoreMcMinn, TN
12MarinMaria5' 6"161lbsPsychologySophomoreMadrid, Spain