What could go wrong went wrong for the USA in its last match of the 2018 Rugby World Cup 7s in San Francisco, Calif. In the 33-7 loss to Argentina, everything from a yellow card, missed calls, turnovers, penalties and sloppy play plagued the Eagles. Even though the USA's last performance was its worst showing of the tournament, coming in sixth place is the best finish by a USA men’s team in a... Read More
Back to the basics and hard-nosed defense saw the USA blank Scotland, 28-0, to play for fifth place at the Rugby World Cup 7s in San Francisco, Calif. The Eagles defense kept its shape throughout the match and applied too much pressure for Scotland to handle. The USA will compete for fifth against Argentina at 5:02 pm PST.
“It was really important for us to bounce back today for all these fans... Read More
There will be no repeat of the magical run to the Cup semifinals as they did in Dubai, as the United States Sevens lost 26-10 in the Cape Town Sevens Cup Quarterfinal to Kenya.
Perry Baker scored both tries for the United States. Madison Hughes missed both conversions in a match marred by turnovers and costly errors.
From the outset, the Kenyans owned the match. Within the first two minutes,... Read More
The qualification process for the 2016
Olympic Games has been confirmed.
The host nation, Brazil, receives automatic bids in both the men’s and
women’s competitions, while core members of the men's and women's IRB 7s
World Series will essentially have three chances to qualify – finish in the
top four of the 2014/2015 World Series, win a regional qualifier, or win
the... Read More