Rugby Today commences a player profile on leading players in the Women’s Rugby World Cup that starts August 1 in Paris.
France: Sandrine Agricole
Plays for Stade Rennes
Positon – Fly-Half
2010 World Cup – Captain
Last of the over 30 year-olds on team
Played in 72 games for France (4th highest)
Studying to be a physiotherapist
Rennes coach called her “une bosseuse acharnée” (A persistent... Read More
The USA Women’s XV commence their tour of the UK this Saturday with a game against Wales at Cross Keys Stadium, Kick off time is 1:30 p.m., Saturday, June 28. (Cross Keys is in southeast Wales, seven miles west of Newport).
Wales finished 1-4 in the 2014 Women’s Six Nations Cup, defeating only Scotland, which lost all five games. The two teams coming out on top of this year’s event were France (5... Read More
The Women’s 2014 World Cup is five-weeks away in Paris, as we begin an informative preview of this seventh tournament, won the past four times by the Black Ferns from New Zealand.
Dates: August 1 to August 17
Number of teams: 12 in three Pools
Official website: www.RWCWomen’s.com
Ticket purchase online: www.ffr.fr/index.php/ffr/billetterie - You will see COUPE DE MONDE... Read More
The start of the seventh Women’s Rugby World Cup (WRWC) is August 1 in France when twelve-teams will compete for the championship. The initial games will be played at the CNR (Centre National du Rugby) in Marcoussis, twenty miles south of Paris. At the CNR are four pitches, two grass, one turf, and one with a shed roof. The final will be played August 17 in Paris at the Stade Jean-Bouin. Last... Read More
Penn State won its second-straight Women’s Collegiate Rugby Championship Sunday, beating James Madison 29-12 in the final at PPL Park in Philadelphia. Penn State never trailed in the contest, finishing the tournament undefeated.
Other than the first game against Navy, won 19-5, and the first half of the final, the Nittany Lions weren’t pushed to the brink. But the tournament was by no means a... Read More
The USA Women's 7s team is into the Cup Quarterfinals of the Amsterdam 7s
after going 2-1 in Pool Play on Friday in the final tournament of the
Women's World Series.
The Eagles started off with difficulty, getting thrashed by New Zealand
43-7. But after that they picked it up and... Read More
The Girls National High School Invitational is set to kick off this weekend
in Western Massachusetts, with 16 teams in two tiers.
Here's a quick rundown of the schedule and our picks:
Saturday, May 17 Quarterfinals
Fallbrook (Calif.) v North Bay (Md.)
Catholic Memorial (Wisc.) v Kent (Wash.)
Amazons (Calif.) v St. Joseph's Academy (Ohio)
DSHA (Wisc.) v Danville (Calif... Read More