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
Over 23,000 fans came to Sam Boyd Stadium Sunday for the action at USA 7s,
putting the event over 60,000 for the three days.
On Friday evening, 10,323 attended the tournament.
Saturday was the most-attended rugby event ever in the USA, with 30,112.
Sunday was slightly smaller, as it has tended to be in Las Vegas, with
Total attendance for the event was 64,107.
If you wanted a lot of fans in the stands, you could hardly pick two better
teams for the USA 7s final than Samoa and New Zealand. Only the USA could
surpass these two teams in popularity.
The final did not disappoint, as two physical, speedy and artistic teams
met for a chance to take home the cup, and battled until after full time.... Read More
(photos to come)
Fiji overcame a lackluster start to oust South Africa 21-15 in the
South Africa’s Frankie Horne scored first, calming the raucous Fiji
supporters. Branco du Preez missed the conversion.
In the fifth-minute, Fiji took the lead by quick-tapping a South African
penalty. Nemani Nagusa drew a pair of defenders off of the penalty, and... Read More