With four divisions in action, this past Saturday was very busy in Division I Club Rugby. San Francisco Golden Gate Gold, the EPA Razorbacks, Sacramento Lions, Santa Monica Dolphins, San Diego Old Aztecs, OMBAC, Eastside Tsunami, Portland Pigs, Snake River, and Austin Blacks picked up wins over the weekend.
In the Pacific North division, San Francisco Golden Gate Gold remained... Read More
This past weekend, four teams from the Midwest and Red River gathered in Round Rock, Texas for the second annual Rugby Gold Cup. On Friday, the Austin Blacks clobbered the Chicago Griffins, 54-17, and the Dallas Reds came back to beat Metropolis, 33-26. In the second round of matches on Sunday, Dallas remained undefeated with a 38-17 win over Chicago, and Metropolis was victorious against Austin... Read More
With the 2017 Division I Club schedule in full swing on the west coast and Texas, the competition at the top of the standings is fierce. In the Pacific North, Life West and SFGG Gold picked up wins on Saturday to lead the division and after destroying Pasadena 82-10, Belmont Shore remains undefeated in the Pacific South. Down in the Red River, the Dallas Reds toppled the Austin Blacks, 63-35, and... Read More
With both clubs coming off dominant wins, the Glendale Raptors hosted the Austin Huns at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colo. for an exciting non-conference competition. After a tight first half where the Huns’ defense stymied the Raptors’ offense, the Glendale attack broke out for five tries in the second period to win 41-10. The Raptors refocused their attack in the second frame bringing the... Read More
An action packed weekend saw nine Division I club games across the country. In the most significant matches, the Austin Huns broke its 24-year losing streak to the Austin Blacks in a rout, 45-14, and the Glendale Raptors cracked New Orleans, 59-5, in a non-conference battle. The Huns are taking the Red River and the nation by storm, but face a stiff test next Saturday when they travel to Infinity... Read More
To be the best, you have to play the best. No. 2 ranked Brigham Young University has a challenging schedule this spring and in order to be prepared for the D1A National Playoffs in April, the Cougars played one of the best men’s club teams, the Glendale Raptors, on Saturday at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colo. Despite its best efforts, BYU was able to keep close for a little while before the... Read More
With rain causing numerous schedule changes throughout the season, there were only three matches in the Pacific North this weekend. Santa Rosa took a bye week while Life West defended home turf against a tough Olympic Club, 38-20, and San Francisco Golden Gate’s two Division I clubs went 1-1 on the weekend.
In the Pacific South, Santa Monica blew out Los Angeles, 62-5, while the San Diego Old... Read More
It’s a whole new ballgame in the DI Red River Conference as the new look Austin Huns are challenging for the top spot in the league. After dispatching OMBAC last weekend, the Huns took another major step knocking off the defending conference champions, the Dallas Reds, 24-18 on Saturday. In the Houston Athletic versus the Dallas Harlequins match, the Quins beat HARC, 36-19.
Dallas Reds at the... Read More
Santa Rosa, Life West, and the Olympic Club found themselves in the winners’ column last week in Pacific North play. Only Olympic was able to repeat the performance, with a 39-0 victory over the EPA Razorbacks. Sacramento rebounded with a 37-19 win over Santa Rosa, while Life West fell to San Francisco Golden Gate 35-19.
With Tempe idle, there were only two matches in the Pacific South on... Read More
The second week of the DI Red River season featured a severe blowout and big scare to the National Finalist. The Dallas Reds picked up their first win of 2017 with the 92-8 destruction of the Houston Athletic Rugby Club (HARC) and the Austin Blacks capitalized on a late yellow card to score two tries to defeat the Dallas Harlequins, 35-27.
Houston Athletic at Dallas Reds
It was a true team effort... Read More