Welcome to the Hempfield Rugby Football Club & Penn Legacy Rugby (est 2006)

The HRFC Knightmares teams are a member of PA Rugby. The Knightmare boys field a U-19 and a U-15 side. The Knightmare girls field a U-19 and an attached 7th & 8th grade girl’s developmental squad. The Knightmares are club teams, open to all high school boys, girls and middle school boys & girls. 


Online Registration for Rugby 7s is now open!

The Boys & Girls Olympic (7s) Rugby teams are holding open to all pre-season training sessions at Centerville ES.

  • The Girls team (MS/HS) practices Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 to 6pm. Contact Coach Capp for more info
  • The Boys team (HS) practices Tuesdays and Wednesdays 4:30-6pm. Contact Coach Knarr for more info

Fall 7s season will run from Mid-September to late October, with matches on Sunday afternoons.

**Online Registration click here



Congratulations!  The 2016 Penn Legacy Knightmare Girls Rugby award recipients are as follows:

Outstanding Defensive Back, Gabrielle Mosch;
Outstanding Defensive Forwards, Aalanna Ray and Harmony Beppler;
Most Improved Back, Aamelia Ray; Most Improved Forward, Kelsy Marquez
The Marina Boff Oustanding Offensive Back Award, Shay McComsey;
Outstanding Offensive Forward, Kylie Shreiner
Outstanding Rookie (first season) Harmony Beppler
Coaches Awards - Corina Kaiser and Jennie Feliciano

Aalanna Ray and Kylie Shreiner received the Knightmare "Fourtitude" award for playing 4 years or more of high school rugby.

Madison Rhoads received the Annual College Scholarship award for Academic & Athletic Excellence



Announcements | News

  • Read this great post Frostbite Tournament article posted on This is American Rugby - read

  • Girls Rugby Sponsorship Program - Learn more
  • Congrats to Hempfield Knightmares Rugby FC and Penn Legacy Soccer Alum

Former Hempfield Knightmares Rugby Football Club and Penn Legacy soccer player, Adriana Zeiders, has been chosen to play on the USA Rugby Women's Junior All-American team.
Congrats Adriana! Learn more about this honor by reading the Lancaster Online article linked here



The HRFC and Penn Legacy Knightmares also host a tournament annually.
Visit the page below to learn more. 
Frostbite Rugby Tournament




2015 Girls Team


2013 Girls Team


2013 Boys Team


2012 Ruggercup Champions


Congratulations to the 2013 Knightswarm U15 Boys Team Divisional Champions | Undefeated Regular Season | Most Tries in the Regular Season Competition


2012 Knightmares


2012 Boys


2011 Girls Team


2011 Boys Team

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HRFC Event in the News

Watch the video of the Frostbite Tournament coverage by WGAL News.

Click the image below to view.


Club Mission Statement

We serve our community by providing all participants with a positive sports experience where they develop as persons and players while enhancing their social, emotional, and physical well-being in an environment of inclusiveness and sportsmanship.

Club Quick Facts

The Club is a 501c3 non-profit organization

The Club was founded in 1977

Over 1500 players participate in Club programs