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New Jersey Blaze Girls Win 7s High School Rugby Championship at CRC's
After losing to Doylestown in pool play earlier in the tournament, the New Jersey Blaze Girls fought back to win the High School Rugby Championship at PPL Park on Sunday June 1, 2014. They defeated Doylestown 26-15 in the final also triumphed over defending champion, Divine Savior, earlier in the tournament.
The Championship Match was a thriller that saw Doylestown take an early 10-0 lead. The New Jersey Blaze quickly bounced back after tries were scored by Tess Feury and Jordan Cowan. Despite a strong fight by Doylestown, Feury touched down her second try of the match and Melanie Marotta put it away with a brilliant score of her own. Kat Ramage converted 3 tries on the day. When the final whistle blew the New Jersey Blaze were champions with a 26-15 victory over Doylestown.