Head Coach


Coach Pate has been the head coach for the University of Oregon Rugby Football club since the 2012-2013 season. He hails from the beautiful islands of Fiji. He is well known for his passion, motivational skills, and love for the club. Ever since the UORFC has been under his control, he has taken the program to new heights by establishing a winning culture that has lead to many league championship appearances and a trip to nationals. 

Assistant Coach


Coach Anton is a former player, captain, and president of the University of Oregon Rugby Football Club. Having graduated from the University of Oregon in 2015, he returned to Eugene for the 2017-2018 to begin coaching. During his enrollment at the University of Oregon, Anton played a major role in a group of a few individuals that spearheaded a culture change within the club. As a captain, Anton helped turn Oregon Rugby from a social club into a competitive program.  Now as a coach, he looks to continue contributing to the high standard of success he created when he was captain.