James Willocks, Head Coach

  • From Balclutha, New Zealand

  • Head Coach, Dartmouth College, 2017 - Present

  • Head Coach, USA Rugby Men’s Collegiate All-American Team, 2018 - Present

  • Head Coach, Penn State, 2017 (Varsity Cup Semi-Finals)

  • Assistant Coach, USA Rugby Men's Collegiate All-American Team, 2016 - 2018

  • Dartmouth Assistant Coach, 2013 - 2016

  • Dartmouth Football Strength & Conditioning Coach, 2013 - 2016

  • 6x Ivy League 15s Championships

  • 5x Ivy League 7s Championship

  • BA, University of Otago, Exercise & Sports Science and Exercise Prescription

  • Worked with the Otago ITM Cup rugby team in New Zealand

  • Played Premier Level Rugby with the Alhambra Union Rugby Club

  • Email: James.C.Willocks@dartmouth.edu


Alexander Magleby, Technical advisor

  • CEO, New England Free Jack Rugby Club (Major League Rugby, 2018 - Present

  • General Manager, USA Rugby National Teams & High Performance, 2016 - 2018

  • Head Coach, USA Rugby National Sevens, 2012-2013

  • Head Coach, USA Rugby All-American 7s, 2011-2012

  • Head Coach, Dartmouth Rugby Football Club, 2001-2012

  • Board of Directors, USA Rugby, 2004 - 2006

  • Player, USA National 7s and 15s, 2000 - 2005

  • BA, Dartmouth College Class, 2000

  • Email: Alexander.Magleby@Dartmouth.edu


Hamish McCallion

  • From Dunedin, New Zealand

  • University of Otago (BPhEd. Majoring in exercise prescription and sport and leisure studies)

  • Currently Studying GradDip at Otago Polytechnic (Majoring in Physical Conditioning)

  • Strength and Conditioning coach Southern Premier Rugby Team 2018

  • Assistant Coach & Strength and Conditioning Coach Southern U21 Rugby Team 2018

  • Email: Hamish.J.McCallion@Dartmouth.edu


Pete Sickle, assistant coach

  • Head Coach, Dartmouth Development side, 2018 - Present

  • Head Coach, Harvard Business School, 2018 - Present

  • Assistant Coach, Maccabi USA (gold medal winners), 2017

  • Head Coach, Middlebury College, Fall 2015

  • Assistant Coach, Middlebury College, Spring 2015

  • ABD, George Washington University

  • Head Coach, Ra'anana (Israel), 2008-2010

  • Played for Ra'anana (Israel) and captained them for their 2002 Israel Cup Championship

  • MA, Georgetown University

  • MPP, Harvard Kennedy School

  • Played for Harvard Business School where he captained them for their 1997 MBA World Cup Championship

  • Played for Jackson Hole Moose (WY), Potomac Athletic Club, Santa Monica Rugby, Wakatipu (NZ), Auckland University Senior Side (NZ), St. Paul Pigs

  • BA, Carleton College

  • Played collegiate rugby for Carleton College and high school rugby for Harvard High School (CA)

  • Email: Peter.J.Sickle@Dartmouth.edu

Mike D.JPG

Michael Derosier, Athletic Trainer

  • Associate Head Athletic Trainer, Dartmouth College

  • Head Athletic Trainer, Dartmouth College Men’s Rugby programs, 2018-Present

  • Head Athletic Trainer, Dartmouth College Football Program, 2007-2018

  • Athletic Trainer, Princeton University, 1998-2007

  • Athletic Trainer, Monmouth University, 1994-1998

  • MS, Education, Old Dominion University, 1994

  • BS, University of New Hampshire, 1991

  • Email: Michael.R.Derosier@Dartmouth.edu

Coaching Legacy

International, professional coaches have been calling Hanover home for many generations.

The DRFC was one of the first colleges to raise coaching standards beginning in the late 70s: 

  • Geoff Mould, “Invincible Australia Schoolboys of 77-78”

  • Rudy Smith, Moseley Coach, UK

  • Guy Smith, Ponsonby Coach, NZ

  • Nigel Topping, Cambridge, UK

  • Dale Atkins, NZ Black Ferns, NZ Maori, Canterbury

  • Mark and Gary Williams, Wales / USA Eagles

  • Brian Hightower, USA Eagles

  • Stu Krohn, Hong Kong

  • Brian Calder, NZ Club

  • Wayne Young ’72, Hawaii

  • Alex Magleby '00, USA Sevens National Team Head Coach, USA Rugby General Manager - Rugby, USA Sevens Eagle Captain

  • Gavin Hickie, USA Rugby Collegiate All-Americans Coach, Head Coach of US Naval Academy, IRL