Ten college teams from nine states have already signed on to participate in
the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championships qualifier at the Stations Casinos
Las Vegas Invitational.
Among them, 2010 CRC champions the University of Utah.
Also locked in are:
Davenport, Kutztown, Life, Mizzou, St. Joseph’s, Texas, Regis, San Diego
State, and Air Force.
Teams that pre-registered have... Read More
Four teams head to Cottage Grove, Wisc. this weekend with the hopes of
reaching the DII Sweet 16. Winners of Saturday’s semifinals will do just
For the two Wisconsin schools, who play each other in one semifinal, it’ll
be a return trip to the national playoffs. UW-Milwaukee reached the
quarterfinals in 2006, and UW-Whitewater is the defending DII national
For... Read More
Four of the eight seeds for the Mid-Atlantic playoffs will be decided this
weekend, and the race for two more will be pared down to two.
The Potomac will see its semifinals, finals and third-place game played out
Saturday and Sunday, with the top three finishers advancing to the MARFU
playoffs. Three of the semifinalists, Salisbury, Towson and Georgetown, are
the same as last year... Read More
USA Rugby has named 23 of the 24 teams who will compete for the first-ever
collegiate 7s national championship Dec. 16-17 in College Station, Texas.
10 of the 23 teams announced Wednesday won their way into the championship
tournament by claiming the title of a qualifying tournament. Empire
Conference 7s is slated for Nov. 19, and its champion gets the 24th bid to
The... Read More
The University of Colorado women's team defeated New Mexico 31-22 to clinch
second in the Pacific Mountain women's DI college league.
Women's Cougar Rugby (BYU) had already clinched 1st with a series of
dominating victories - they averaged 59 points a game and did not give up a
point - but Colorado still had plenty to play for.
With the victory CU confirmed an automatic bid to... Read More
BYU has declined an invitation to the inaugural USA Rugby college 7s
national championship, despite winning an automatic bid at Mountain 7s last
month in Glendale, Colo., say sources close to the situation. We reported
rumors the Cougars may turn down a bid if they should qualify several weeks
ago, and those rumors, sources say, have come to fruition.
BYU head coach David Smyth... Read More
The American Rugby Management Group is launching a college recruitment and
combine program and has started reaching out to college coaches to start a
program matching enthusiastic high school rugby players with colleges with
good rugby programs.
Coaches Recruitment and Combine Program (CRCP) is set up to allow all
colleges in the United States to participate, free, at any and... Read More
Davenport made it official with an 85-10 defeat of Michigan State,
Saturday, finishing their Midwest-East College D1AA league season 6-0 and
securing a place at the national playoffs.
The Michigan college finished with an average league game score of 67-9.
will be joined by Wisconsin, which has already clinched the Midwest-West,
and is expected t win their final match this... Read More
Dartmouth’s 40-14 defeat of Harvard in the final of the Ivy League 7s
wasn’t a foregone conclusion, but it was not a surprise, either.
The defending USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship invitational winners,
Dartmouth might have been without some of the players that made last June’s
victory happen, but they weren’t barren of talent.
“We were certainly rusty,” said Head Coach Alex... Read More
St. Bonaventure as good as clinched 1st place in the Empire West DI college
league with a 28-25 victory over SUNY Binghamton.
As a result of the game, Bonnies moves to 6-1, with 33 standings points.
Binghamton is second at 4-2 with 24. Binghamton has a makeup game Sunday
and then both teams play next week. If St. Bonaventure loses and Binghamton
gets bonus-point wins in the final... Read More