The Austin Huns rebounded after two early losses and secured a big win over HARC on Saturday. The Huns ended with a score of 90-24 in their favor. The last two weeks of practice, and an off weekend from competition, allowed the Huns to take a few lessons from their experiences and put together today’s comprehensive performance.
According to Lachlan Ferguson, the head coach of the Huns, the two... Read More
The Dallas Reds overcame a halftime deficit on Saturday to get a win over a tough Harlequins side. Down 20-16 at intermission, the Reds bounced back to get a 66-20 victory.
“It was a good game,” said Filip Keuppens, head coach of the Reds. “The Quins came out firing. Obviously, it’s a big rivalry so everybody wanted to make a statement.”
During the initial half the Harlequins took advantage of... Read More
The Austin Blacks hosted the Griffins on Saturday and successfully defended their home pitch. They won 44-12 over their visitors as a result of consistency and the team learning from its mistakes.
“Over the last couple of weeks we’ve struggled to play with the ball,” said Tane Jericevich, head coach of the Blacks. “This weekend there was a real emphasis on ball retention – keeping the ball,... Read More
The EPA Razorbacks (4-0) solidified themselves as the team to beat in NorCal DI after a convincing 57-17 win over the San Jose Seahawks (1-2) Saturday. SFGG (2-1) picked up their second win of the season against the EPA Bulldogs (2-2) and Santa Rosa (1-2) used a strong second half to overcome their defensive struggles to defeat Fresno (1-3) for their first victory, 44-31. The Sacramento Lions... Read More
The Griffins split two matches this weekend against the Dallas Harlequins. The Harlequins’ second side took the first of the day’s matches, 36-26, but the Griffins rebounded in the second match and took the win, 40-15, with their main side.
“It was a really positive day all around,” said Elaine Vassie, director of rugby for the Griffins. “Division II got their first league bonus point for four... Read More
In SoCal DI action, Belmont Shore (4-0) remains undefeated and has jumped out ahead of the rest of the pack by defeating Santa Monica (1-2), 33-24. The rest of the division remains log jammed after four weeks of play.
OMBAC (2-2) was looking to remain a game behind Belmont Shore, but penalties and a strong performance from Downtown (2-1) led to a 30-17 victory for the Las Vegas based side.... Read More
In SoCal DI action, OMBAC narrowly escaped a late comeback from the Old Aztecs, winning, 42-34. In other action, Belmont Shore moved to 3-0 with a 30-22 win over Los Angeles and Pasadena defeated Oceanside, 34-31, on the road.
With the PRP opening up next week, Belmont Shore started roughly half of its PRP players to get ready. “We played some of the PRP players, just some of the guys that had... Read More
The EPA Razorbacks and EPA Bulldogs continued to be the frontrunners in NorCal DI with wins this weekend, and Fresno notched its first victory of season. The Razorbacks remain undefeated (3-0) early by defeating Santa Rosa (0-2) in a close game, 27-19. The Bulldogs improved their record to 2-1 by knocking off the San Jose Seahawks (1-1), 39-18. In the last game, Fresno (1-2) beat the hosting... Read More
On Jan. 24 the Austin Blacks hosted the rival Austin Huns and put together a performance that was just good enough to see them past their opponents, 28-18. “We really kind of struggled,” said Blacks President Alan Sharpley.
The Blacks were on the wrong side of the officiating for most of the match. According to Tane Jericevich, head coach of the Blacks, they played the majority of the match with... Read More
Both teams from the East Palo Alto area and San Francisco-Golden Gate (SFGG) were victorious in the second week of NorCal Division I matrix play. The EPA Razorbacks remain undefeated with a 33-12 win over the Sacramento Lions, and the EPA Bulldogs and SFGG pulled even to 1-1 with victories over Santa Rosa and Fresno, respectively. The San Jose Seahawks (1-0) were idle this weekend.
The undefeated... Read More