Daniel Hardiman Awarded Higgins Scholarship

Posted by Bill Caulfield on December 30th, 2013

Daniel HardimanThe USRF has announced the winners of the 2013 Kevin Higgins College Scholarships. The $1,000 scholarships, named in honor of one of the all-time great U.S. players, Kevin Higgins, are awarded to graduating high school seniors who have gone on to continue their education and rugby at the collegiate level.

Daniel Hardiman is one of 10 recipients this year.  He has covered quite a few matches for us over the last two years and has always shown great potential as a Referee.  He is currently attending, and playing Rugby for Cal Poly SLO.  Read up on Daniel’s Rugby career here.

Referee Advice

If a coach is on your back, but not enough to warrant a confrontation, then stay away from him or her. This is especially true at half time. Standing near an unhappy coach or fan, just to “show him”, will only lead to further tension.

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