Area rugby enthusiasts have a new team to cheer for.

The Northeast Iowa Rugby Club has been started in Decroah recently. The club practices at the Freeport Park.

Events are scheduled for Saturday, March 23, at Viterbo University (La Crosse, Wis.); Saturday, April 7, at Luther College; Saturday, April 13, at Gentlemen of Dubuque; Saturday, April 20, Rugby Daze Tourmanet at Luther; May 4-5, All Iowa Tournament, Iowa Falls.

For more information, email neiarugby@gmail.com, call 563-419-5428 or check out Northeast Iowa Rugby Club on Facebook.