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. 

Read more in the registration flyer - linked here

All Players Welcome - No Residency Requirements



  • Rugby for 7th thru 12th grade Girls

The Knightmares Girls Rugby team is accepting registrations to play in the Rugby Pennsylvania 2014 Fall Sevens Rugby Competition.
Players must currently be in Middle School/High School, and can reside in any school district.
The Knightmares team will compete against other Central and Eastern PA girls high school rugby teams from Mid-September until late October.
New and experienced players welcome, everyone plays. Tournaments/Matches are held on Sundays.
Practice will start Thursday August 28, and will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Centerville ES from 4:30pm to 6:30pm.

Click here to download registration form.

For more information and registration details contact Joseph Capp, 717.413.8549 or email drdaitcapp@comcast.net

  • 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.


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.

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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