• Coach Mark Jordan

Name: Mark Jordan

Position: Scrum Half

Hometown: East Lyme, CT


Mark Jordan has been the head coach of the UConn Women’s Rugby Team since the fall of 2008. Prior to coaching, he played the game for 27 years, from age 11 to 38. He has played in over 500 games for High Wycombe RUFC, and has played every back position, his favorite being scrum half. Coach is affectionately known to his teammates as ‘Tufty’.

“Rugby is the most demanding, challenging, rewarding and team building game I have ever played or coached“ -Mark Jordan