The unpredictable DI Midwest rolled on in Week 5 as the traditional frontrunners are now in the middle of the pack. The surprising Ohio squads sit on top of the standings as they continue to impress as Columbus came out on top against the Kansas City Blues, 35-19, and the Cincinnati Wolfhounds beat the Barbarians of Milwaukee, 41-10. The two Chicago sides secured close wins as the Griffins edged... Read More
After four weeks of play in the DI Mid-Atlantic, Rocky Gorge once again proved it is the best team in the DI Mid-Atlantic with a 69-7 stomping of the second place team, the Pittsburgh Harlequins. The Schuylkill River Exiles earned an easy second win of the season over Wilmington, 79-3, and Baltimore-Chesapeake picked up its first win against the Potomac Exiles, 22-14.
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In the storied rivalry match between NYAC and Old Blue, the American Rugby Premiership squads battled for 80 minutes with only six points separating the teams at the final whistle. When the dust settled, NYAC earned a 19-13 victory on the backs of inspired forwards play. Additionally, Mystic River picked up its second win of the season over the Boston Irish Wolfhounds, 28-11.
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After the initial shake-ups in the conference, the DI Midwest has started to settle into a pattern, with the Ohio clubs continuing to be successful and two heavyweights knocking off some strong competition. Columbus got a last-minute, four-point win over the Milwaukee Barbarians, 36-32, while Cincinnati beat a very physical Palmer side by a wider margin, 27-19. The Kansas City Blues topped the... Read More
With the DI Mid-Atlantic competition only three weeks old, the frontrunners have defined themselves. Rocky Gorge doesn’t look like it has lost a step after winning the division last season as it easily dispatched Schuylkill River, 49-12. The Pittsburgh Harlequins have gone 7-1-1 this calendar year and took another big step defeating previously unbeaten Norfolk at home, 32-10. Lastly, the Potomac... Read More
In the third week of American Rugby Premiership competition, Mystic River and NYAC took advantage of the Boston area clubs to produce two high scoring results. After losing in the DI National Semifinal rematch to Old Blue, Mystic River rebounded to crush Boston, 86-0. NYAC was on bye last Saturday and got ready for next weekend’s rivalry match against Old Blue with a 38-7 win over the Boston... Read More
Division I Men’s Club in the Midwest has proved again to be a wide open competition as heavy-hitters from last season suffered losses and the Ohio teams came away with some big wins. In the slate of matches, Columbus conquered another big name in the region by beating the Chicago Lions, 40-25, Cincinnati handed Metropolis its second straight loss, 32-29, and Palmer beat the Milwaukee Barbarians,... Read More
Based on the results of the second week of action in the DI Mid-Atlantic, the top of division looks to be crowded. The Norfolk Blues won a nail-biter against the Schuylkill River Exiles, 36-34, while the defending champ, Rocky Gorge, outplayed the Potomac Exiles, 37-12, in its season debut. The Pittsburgh Harlequins earned their second victory of the season with a 32-21 win at home over Baltimore... Read More
The second weekend of the American Rugby Premiership was marked on the calendar ever since the DI National Semifinal this past spring. In the rematch, Old Blue led the entire match to defeat Mystic River in New York, 29-22. Playing on a dry field, Old Blue’s dominant forward pack was relentless as the club moved to 2-0 in the league. For the battle of Boston, the Boston Irish overcame a late... Read More
The second week of matches in the Men’s Club Division I Midwest played host to a number of significant upsets and close calls. The Kansas City Blues eked out a 19-17 win over the Cincinnati Wolfhounds, while the Chicago Griffins beat the Milwaukee Barbarians, 33-25. Palmer upset the Chicago Lions, 30-16, and Columbus rebounded to beat Metropolis, 29-24.
Going into the match between the Cincinnati... Read More