Missouri has signed up to return to Las Vegas and compete in a 15s
challenge match at the LVI. The Tigers, who played Arizona last year, are
excited to return.
“We enjoyed going down last time we played the 15s challenge match. We
think it’s just a good opportunity to play high-quality rugby,” said Mizzou
player/coach Matt Brotemarkle.
“We were very excited last year we got to... Read More
is dwindling at the Las Vegas Invitational, Presented by Stations Casinos.
Clubs are signing up at a rate much faster than in the fall of 2010, so if
you delay, you might miss out!
Registering teams get deals on Stations Casinos hotel rooms, as well as USA
One hundred and twenty-three teams are currently registered in 20 brackets,
from high school girls to... Read More
checked in with some teams and players at the Las Vegas Invitational last
February and talked to them about what they got out of the event.
The LVI is slated for February 9-11 at
the Star Nursey and Silver Bowl fields next to Sam Boyd Stadium in Las
Vegas and features 20 competition brackets, from 15s challenge matches of
all levels to 7s... Read More
RUGBYMag.com checked in with some teams and players at the Las Vegas
Invitational last February and talked to them about what they got out of
The LVI is slated for February 9-11 at the Star Nursey and Silver Bowl
fields next to Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas and features 20 competition
brackets, from 15s challenge matches of all levels to 7s tournaments from
high school... Read More
Stony Brook has booked its second-straight trip to the Las Vegas
Invitational. In addition to an excuse to get out of Long Island in
February, the Seawolves look at the LVI as an opportunity to play on a
bigger stage against better teams than usual.
“Any time you can play at that level, it brings your game up and you find
out where you’re at. We know that we can play at that level,... Read More
The 2nd anual Havana Howlers 7s, jointly organized and by Cuban Rugby and
the Dog River Howlers Rugby Club, will be played in Havana, Cuba on
December 2 and 3.
This tournament had it's roots in the first ever 7s tournament played in
Cuba which was part of the Alba Games, played in Jiguana on April 18, 2009.
The inaugural Havana Howlers 7s, featured 10 men's sides from 5 countries... Read More
The Las Vegas Invitational remains the ideal opportunity for college and
club teams to get started on their spring season.
is filling up quickly, said Tournament Director Jon Hinkin, as teams set up
challenge matches with opponents of a similar level, but unfamiliar region,
and play at the LVI.
Arizona State, Penn State, Mizzou and Chico State are among the college... Read More
USA 7s LLC released the list of 15 teams it has invited to its third annual
Collegiate Rugby Championship invitational at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.
The tournament will be held June 2-3. For tickets and information, go to
A 16th team will be decided at the CRC Qualifier during the Las
The list of 15 teams is:... Read More
the most obvious criticism of the 2011 Las Vegas Invitational was the
grass. While the fields at Star Nursery were green, those at the Silver
Bowl Sports Complex were dry, dusty and hard.
But the tournament in 2012 is going to be much better, said tournament
director Jon Hinkin.
Last year’s conditions were exacerbated by a drought that cut off the water
supply to the... Read More
Ten college teams from nine states have already signed on to participate in
the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championships qualifier at the Stations Casinos
Las Vegas Invitational.
Among them, 2010 CRC champions the University of Utah.
Also locked in are:
Davenport, Kutztown, Life, Mizzou, St. Joseph’s, Texas, Regis, San Diego
State, and Air Force.
Teams that pre-registered have... Read More