With both clubs looking to rebound after losses to the divisional frontrunners, the Norfolk Blues trekked north to Philadelphia, Pa. to encounter the Exiles of Schuylkill River. Schuylkill River took advantage of Norfolk’s multiple penalties in the first half, turning them into kicks as they took a halftime lead of 20-14. The Exiles maintained their advantage with two tries in the second to keep... Read More
In a fight to remain undefeated in the Mid-Atlantic, the Potomac Exiles prevailed against the Baltimore-Chesapeake Brumbies behind a staunch defense and strong mauling effort to earn a 22-11 victory Saturday. Under blustery conditions, the Exiles traveled to Bocek Park in Baltimore, Md. for the match. The Exiles were able to adapt to the weather and tie up BC’s ball to limit possession. With the... Read More
The weekend's slate of matches around the Midwest saw a couple of close matches and a few more convincing victories in the men's DI circuit. Palmer and Milwaukee both bested their competition by less than a converted try their matches this weekend.
The Milwaukee Barbarians got back on track this weekend and cut out a close 26-23 win against the Cincinnati Wolfhounds Saturday. According to... Read More
In North Atlantic DI action Mystic River extended its undefeated record with a 21-16 road victory over Hartford. In the other league match, White Plains completed a season sweep of Amoskeag with a 36-12 victory in New Hampshire Saturday.
In Hartford, Conn. Mystic River opened the scoring several minutes into the contest thanks to a Hartford lineout being deemed not straight by the referee. Mike... Read More
The Schuylkill River Exiles (2-2) brought their style of rugby south to face the undefeated Baltimore-Chesapeake Brumbies (3-0) in this matchup of DI Mid-Atlantic foes. BC had a narrow victory over Raleigh to start the season, followed by a forfeit over Pittsburgh and a blowout against NOVA.
On the other side, the Exiles won their first two games of the season versus Pittsburgh and NOVA, however... Read More
The Kansas City Blues did what no other team in the Midwest has been able to do all season in beating Metropolis Saturday. The Blues took down the previously unbeaten Metropolis, 33-12, at Shawnee Mission East High School in Prairie Village, Kan. Their performance wasn't perfect, but a first half that saw the Blues shut out their opponents and create a strong base to build from and get the win.... Read More
In a Division I showdown between two of the undefeated Mid-Atlantic teams, the Potomac Exiles traveled south to play the Norfolk Blues in Virginia. Both teams have enjoyed early season success to find themselves on top of the division. With the clubs knotted at 3-3 early on, a red card by Norfolk’s scrumhalf gave Potomac a man advantage for most of the match, which propelled the Exiles to a 31-10... Read More
The Cincinnati Wolfhounds bounced back from a loss to the Kansas CIty Blues last weekend to beat Palmer Saturday. The Wolfhounds put together a 32-22 win thanks to precision on offense and taking advantage of attacking opportunities.
During the first half, the Wolfhounds dominated the scoring opportunities. They jumped out to an early 17-0 lead and added on a few more points early in the second... Read More