Sunday’s women’s DI college final promises to be a barnburner as two
high-powered offenses in Ohio State and Northern Iowa will face off.
UNI hammered Michigan 51-8, their second straight 50+ playoff outing.
Meanwhile OSU beat Minnesota 33-13.
For the Buckeyes it’s a return to the lofty heights of territorial playoffs
after a couple of years of struggle.
“We have a very young... Read More
The University of Colorado women's team defeated New Mexico 31-22 to clinch
second in the Pacific Mountain women's DI college league.
Women's Cougar Rugby (BYU) had already clinched 1st with a series of
dominating victories - they averaged 59 points a game and did not give up a
point - but Colorado still had plenty to play for.
With the victory CU confirmed an automatic bid to... Read More
The University of Buffalo won the Women’s DI college title in NY State with
a 25-15 defeat of SUNY Cortland Sunday.
UB made the final by defeating SUNY Brockport Saturday 27-17, while
Cortland edged Syracuse 15-14.
In the 3rd/4th match, Brockport easily disposed of Syracuse 44-0.
Buffalo will advance to face Dartmouth in the Northeast National Qualifier
Women’s Cougar Rugby of BYU rang up their third straight massive shutout,
and their second in less than 24 hours as they pummeled Air Force 65-0
Saturday in Colorado Springs.
WCR beat Colorado 54-0 on Friday evening.
This is their third league win after joining the Eastern Rockies DI league
in the West RFU (BYU has previously been part of the Pacific Coast), and
they have yet... Read More
Penn State women defeated Navy 30-5 Saturday to move their record to 6-0.
The Lions mauled in two scores and added another through Marge Leonard,
with Sadie Anderson kicking two conversions and a penalty for a 22-0 lead
Anderson added to her squad’s lead with her second penalty 25-0 early in
the second period.
Navy started to even up the game then, pressuring... Read More
The Women's Cougar Rugby program started their two-match weekend trip to
Colorado with a 54-0 shutout of Colorado in Boulder on Friday.
The BYU students have moved to the Eastern Rockies DI competition, and
looked plenty strong in their first road league match of the season.
"We started a little slow," said Head Coach Tom Waqa. "It took some time to
find our rhythm and settle in... Read More
On a muggy humid day, the Rutgers women's team ran out to an early lead and
held off a sterling Vassar comeback to win 24-22 Saturday.
Rutgers sucked Vassar into a wide game the Brewers weren't prepared to
play, and led 12-5 at halftime after falling behind 5-0..
In the second half the Vassar forwards tried to exert control. They scored
three tries, including Margaret Kwateng's... Read More
The Glendale Lady Raptors pounded the Austin Valkyries 32-12
to improve to 1-0 in Competitive Region Two Saturday.
Glendale led the entire match and 17-0 at halftime. It wasn’t until the
game’s final minutes, with all Glendale subs made and a player lost to
injury, leaving the Raptors with 14 on the field, that Austin got on the
board with a pair of tries.
“We put our last three... Read More
The USA Women’s National Team have just a short time to come together with
a group of new players and a new coach and face the World Cup Runners Up,
England on Tuesday.
New Head Coach Pete Steinberg knows it will be a tough road, but has some
thoughts as to how to address it.
“We have some principles of how we will attack and... Read More
Photos from the 1st Annual Jenn
This weekend the Washington U19 girls all-stars host the Oregon U19 girls
and the Oregon U17s in the Great Northwest Challenge, an all-star event of
varied makeup that was first played in 2003.
Rugby Oregon has continued to have a vibrant all-star program, playing
their U19 selects... Read More