All the talk about the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship, June 2-3 in
Philadelphia, has been about the teams involved, but it’s important to note
that this event has become a great one for fans, also.
Breathe Carolina has been signed on as a musical act to perform a free
concert, and another band is expected to be... Read More
Delaware is making its Collegiate Rugby Championship debut this
June as one of 15 invited teams. In 2011, the Blue Hens made the trip to
Las Vegas to try and win their way into the 2011 CRC. They got close,
falling to rival Kutztown in the semifinals. Emerging from that tournament
as a star for Delaware was Jimmy Kowalski.
A Xavier (NY) grad, Kowalski has been playing rugby for... Read More
With their 15s season now over, the Cal Bears will turn their attention to
7s with the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship set for June 2-3 at PPL Park
just outside Philadelphia.
Cal has been both previous CRC tournaments, winning eight games and losing
twice, both times to Utah – in the final in 2010 and the quarterfinals in
2011... Read More
Life University has produced a video to sell tickets to their fans for the
USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship June 2-3 at PPL Park in Philadelphia.
Life is one of the 16 teams competing, and all the teams involved are
selling tickets for their fan groups. (You can also buy tickets are
Now while we at RUGBYMag.com are happy to promote the CRC, which is... Read More
A preliminary schedule of events is coming together for the 2012 USA 7s
Collegiate Rugby Championship in Philadelphia in June.
The main tournament will be held at PPL Park in Chester, Pa., on the
outskirts of the City of Brotherly Love, but there’s plenty more going on
the entire weekend.
The High School Rugby Challenge starts play on Friday, June 1, with 16 boys
teams... Read More
The USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship (CRC) in June will also be the
venue for two High School 7s tournaments, as 16 boys teams and 8 girls
teams will compete in parallel competitions.
The USA Sevens High School Rugby Challenge will be held in Philadelphia,
starting June 1 (venue to be confirmed), with knockout games held June 2-3
at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. in conjunction with... Read More
It’s going to be a busy June in American rugby this year, and it’s worth
remembering that the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship will be held June
2-3 at PPL Park in Chester, Pa., just outside Philadelphia.
Tickets are insanely inexpensive for a top-level college sporting event,
especially one that lasts all day. Youth fans can watch all the games for
as little as $23, and a... Read More
One of the grand rites of late winter in American rugby is the Fort
Scheduled for just before all the competitions get really serious, the
Ruggerfest is a classic warm-weather option for teams looking to get some
different competition in before, or in the middle of, league play.
This year, the top-level pickings are relatively slim, as only one club... Read More
Several football stars and budding stars showed up at the USA 7s this
weekend to support a game they love.
Pittsburgh Steelers star Troy Polamalu made a low-key visit, and several
other football players, including Paul Soliaia, were there.
who plays for the Miami Dolphins, was there to see the rugby and talk about
his charity, the Paul Soliai Foundation, which is... Read More
Samoa has returned to USA Sevens glory, winning its second Cup title in
Scoring the game-winning try at the death of the 26-19 Cup final against
New Zealand was Alafoti Faosiliva, the tournament MVP in 2010, the last
time Samoa won in Las Vegas.
USA Sevens was just Faosiliva’s second tournament back with the Samoan 7s
program since... Read More