Grand Haven girls break mold with rugby team

Grand Haven Girls Rugby

GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WOTV) A group of girls in Grand Haven are breaking the mold with an outstanding rugby team.

The Grand Haven High School girls’ rugby team is one of only seven girls’ rugby teams in the state of Michigan. It started with Coach Megan Kamsickas, who played rugby in high school. She helped coach the boys’ rugby team when she came to Grand Haven, and saw interest for a girls’ team.

The girls’ team just completed its first season. Kamsickas was recently recognized by USA Rugby and is up for coach of the year. Several of the seniors on the team plan to play rugby in college.

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