The Tampa Bay Krewe faced Orlando Rugby Club on Saturday in Flroida DII club action but was unable to secure the win, despite jumping out to an early lead in the match.
“We got up ahead early,” said Tampa Bay Head Coach Dan Slagle. “We put 10 points up on them in the first 10 minutes.”
According to Jason Hamilton, the president of Orlando Rugby, the Krewe had his team’s number in every sense of... Read More
In Texas DII club play, the Griffins battled it out with the Houston Area Rugby Club in a match that ended with the Griffins snatching up the win at the final minute, 34-32.
“It was a good opening to the season in the big picture context,” Elaine Vassie, director of rugby with the Griffins, said.
“I thought we played pretty darn good all day,” said Brett Mills, HARC’s head coach. “Then we gave up... Read More
As the last week in the fall season comes to a close in the DI Mid-Atlantic, Baltimore-Chesapeake and Schuylkill River finished the year with convincing wins over NOVA and Raleigh, respectively. Going into the winter break, BC is in second place and Schuylkill River holding firm in fourth place.
The spring schedule works out that the four top teams in the division will all play against each other... Read More
As the fall season is wrapping up, the DI Mid-Atlantic playoff contenders are jockeying for position in a crowded top of the standings. The Potomac Exiles, Norfolk Blues, and Schuylkill River Exiles each won their games by at least 24 points on the weekend. The second place team, the Baltimore-Chesapeake Brumbies, was idle for the weekend.
With the top four teams huddled at the top of the... Read More
Palmer and the Kansas City Blues put together strong performances to go into the winter break on a high. They both took the lead quickly and made sure their opponents didn't have a chance to get back into the game.
Palmer ended the fall season with a big win against Columbus over the weekend. The Iowa-based club took home a 67-17 victory, a good way to go into the winter and an even better send-... Read More
Despite four inches of heavy snow, the Kansas City Blues outlasted the Chicago Griffins 12-5 in Chicago Friday night. The game was one of few on the DI men's club calendar. “The conditions completely threw all the game plans out the window,” Kansas City Blues coach Markus Valovalo told Rugby Today. “I have been coaching for ten years now and I have never played in that kind of snowfall before.”... Read More
The frontrunners kept pace with each other at the top of the Mid-Atlantic on the weekend, as Norfolk and Baltimore-Chesapeake won comfortably and Potomac edged out a one-point victory over Raleigh.
Potomac Exiles at Raleigh Vipers
Leading by less than 10 points with about 10 minutes left, the Potomac Exiles held off a fierce Raleigh Vipers side who brought to the lead to one point with two... Read More