Lamar Rugby Coaches

Head Coach Larry Monks

​Coach Monks is World Rugby Level 1 and USA Rugby L200 Certified Rugby Coach. He is also a L1 certified Rugby Referferee.

 

Coach Monks has been involved in Rugby Football since the late '80s. He loves the game for it's toughness, its strong necessity for the individual to work effectively with others, and for the culture which encourages leaving the egos on the field to come together with the other team, coaches, and fans after the game. 

Coach Monks' Rugby Biography

  • 2017 - Present: Houston SaberCats PA Announcer

  • 2018: L1 Texas Rugby Referee

  • 2013 - 2020: Western Academy Head Coach (2017 MS Champions)

  • 2009 - 2010: St. Pius X HS Head Coach (2010 RT State Champions)

  • 1997 - 1998: St. Vincent de Paul Head Coach (Catholic Rugby Conference)

  • 1996: Wigan Warriors RLFC B-Side (England)

  • 1995: American Patriots RLFC vs Canada RLFC

  • 1995: Texas RLFC (1995 Patriots Rugby League Champions)

  • 1994 - 1995: Houston RLFC (1995 TRL Runner-Ups)

  • 1994: The Woodlands RFC (1994 TRU Runner-Ups)

  • 1988 - 1993: The Houston Strikers RFC  (1993 TRU Champions)

  • 1980: Skerries Harps RFC (Ireland)