Founder’s Field in Pittsburgh, Pa. is the venue once again for the 2016 USA Rugby Emirates Airline Men’s Club Nationals Quarterfinals. Twenty teams will gather at the pitch for two days of competition to decide the East Finalists.
For the Men’s Division I, four clubs from the Midwest, Atlantic North, and Mid-Atlantic will travel to the pitch looking to advance to the National Championships on... Read More
The last spot in the Division I Men’s Club National Quarterfinals came down to the Pacific North where the San Diego Old Aztecs played the Old Mission Beach Athletic Club for the Southern California Championship at Robb Field in San Diego, Calif. On Saturday, the Old Aztecs used stifling defense to frustrate the opposition and emerged victorious with the 29-8 win. San Diego faces a tough task in... Read More
For the first time in Mid-Atlantic Conference history, both sides of Rocky Gorge will join Wilmington as conference champions. Rocky Gorge’s DI and DIII squads beat the Norfolk Blues, 48-22, and Reading, 32-24, respectively, and Wilmington triumphed over the Richmond Lions, 32-24, for the DII title. Rocky Gorge and Wilmington have advanced to the National Quarterfinals next weekend in Pittsburgh... Read More
In anticipation of the Division I Men’s Club National Regionals on May 22nd, two geographical union champions were crowned this past weekend with two more to be decided this Saturday. Metropolis and Life West joined the Dallas Reds, the Austin Blacks, Mystic River, and Old Blue in the Round of Eight. This weekend, Rocky Gorge and the Norfolk Blues will compete for the Mid-Atlantic Championship... Read More
With a little over a month to go until the DI Men’s Club National Championship in Glendale, Colo. on June 5th, the regular season is quickly coming to a close and the spots for the National Playoffs are filling up. The Atlantic North and Red River settled their first and second seeds, while Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, and Pacific South still have their conference playoffs to complete.
Needing a win to... Read More
With the DI Men’s Club National Playoffs scheduled to begin on May 21st, the geographic conferences around the nation are readying for postseason. Two conferences, NorCal and the Pacific Northwest, held their championships on Saturday as Life West and the Oregon Sports Rugby Union (ORSU) advanced to the Pacific North Championship on May 7th in Seattle, Wash. The rest of the DI clubs were either... Read More
With less than a month to go until Conference and National Playoffs, jockeying for seeding is in full effect. The #1 seeds for each conference has pretty much been locked up, but the remaining positions are up for grabs.
The semifinals of the NorCal Playoffs were Saturday with the Sacramento Lions at Life West and the EPA Razorbacks at Santa Rosa. Life West and EPA advanced to the NorCal Finals... Read More
With five weeks remaining until the start of the DI Men’s Club National Playoffs, the race to the next National Champion is coming into focus. The divisions are sorting out their seeding to get ready for conference championship play.
The Chicago Lions, the Life West Gladiators, and Rocky Gorge remain undefeated after this weekend’s matchups. The Lions (12-0) blanked their closest competitor,... Read More
Based on the results of Saturday’s action, the seeding for the upcoming DI NorCal playoffs was determined. One week of the regular season remains before the conference playoffs begin on April 16th.
Undefeated Life West (9-0) has earned the #1 seed after crushing Fresno, 85-5, and will face the #4 Sacramento Lions. The Lions (5-4) destroyed their cross-town rivals, the Sacramento Blackhawks, 72-5... Read More
With four weeks to go in the regular season, Week 14 brought a big shakeup in the standings of the DI Mid-Atlantic. Rocky Gorge maintained its sizable lead in first place with 49 points with its 46-10 victory over Baltimore-Chesapeake. Schuylkill River crushed NOVA, 40-10, to stay in second place, but Norfolk inched within one point of the Exiles with its 41-32 comeback win against Raleigh.
The... Read More