With three qualifiers in the books, the Northeast Region has begun to take
shape. Rugbymag staff has determined that four teams have a realistic
shot at qualification.
Old Blue 1 tops the group with 76 points and has placed itself with an
excellent chance of qualifying. With another solid performance at
Princeton, Old Blue 1 can punch their ticket to nationals.
Long Island... Read More
The Chicago Lions have won all of the Midwest qualifiers so far this
season, and should be well ahead in the standings.
However, the club failed to properly register a player in time for the
Minnesota 7s, the first of the series, and so had to forfeit points as a
result. What that means is, with just the Rock Hard 7s in Grand Rapids,
Mich. to go, Chicago is still in first place... Read More
Four teams will be vying for a spot at Nationals this weekend
at the final West qualifier at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Denver. The
host Barbarians, Glendale, WE Rugby and the Kansas City Blues are still in
the running, and they’re joined by six other teams in the tournament’s top
division, including the Mexican National Team and an Army All Stars team.
With 10 sides in the... Read More
We are down to the wire for most regions in the club 7s season. By the end
of the day on Saturday, all but two seeds to the men’s national
championships will be decided (the Northeast takes an extra week).
But not everyone has the same chance of
making it. At RUGBYMag.com we have narrowed down the choices. By our
calculations, one team has clinched qualification, and we think 20... Read More
SFGG won their third straight Northern California Series tournament, this
time beating Olympic Club 43-19 in the final.
"We had a fairly easy pool, especially compared to the other teams," said
SFGG Head Coach Jone Naqica. "I thought we were looking good but so was
Naqica has a large corps of... Read More
The eight teams set for the Pacific Coast 7s Championships July 20 in
Seattle Old Puget Sound Beach
San Francisco Golden Gate
This tournament will be streamed live on RUGBYMag.com on July 20.
Seattle Old Puget Sound Beach waltzed through the Can-Am 7s to win the
Pacific Northwest qualifier to the Pacific Coast finals Saturday in
Seattle OPSB was bolstered by a bushel of internationals and All Americans
in their effort, and they finished the day crushing Seattle-area club
Eastside took 2nd, hosts Chuckanut Bay 3rd in the qualifier, and... Read More
San Francisco Golden Gate won their third straight Northern California 7s
Series tournament, beating Olympic Club in the final of the Sacramento 7s
to win the series and clinch a top seed to the Pacific Coast Championships
next weekend in Seattle.
Olympic Club clinched 2nd with their performance, while the Sacramento
Lions took third in the tournament, and also third overall in... Read More
Led by another strong tournament by Central Washington star Tanner Barnes,
and with some snappy offloading out of contact, the Chicago Lions won the
Rock n Roll 7s in Cleveland Saturday, to regain 1st place in the Midwest 7s
Chicago had been first all along, but a player paperwork mistake forced
them to forfeit points from their first event, dropping them into a tie
with... Read More
On a rainy day in New Haven, Old Blue's 1st side took command of NRU
qualifying by capturing its first qualifying tournament victory of the
summer. In the final, they defeated an inspired Boston side looking to
overcome its past two disappointing performances.
Group A went as expected as both the Middlesex Barbarians and Old Blue I
handily defeated White Plains RFC and Mystic... Read More