The Northeast Summer Series continues this weekend with a showdown in Saratoga, NY. Mystic River sits atop the leader board, but Old Blue and the Connecticut Bulldogs are within striking distance with two tournaments to play.
The Bulldogs have yet to win a tournament thus far, but they've looked dangerous in spurts. Connecticut finished third in the first battle and managed to earn its way into... Read More
The two bids from the Mid-Atlantic Conference to Nationals will be decided between three clubs this Saturday at the MAC 7s Championships in Wilmington, Del. As the fourth qualifier approaches, neither the US Army Selects, Northern Virginia (NOVA), nor Schuylkill River has locked up a bid to the postseason. Each team will be playing for their playoff lives in the final regional event of the summer... Read More
The Final leg of the Socal 7s series heads to Orange County, Calif., this weekend. The pressure is off Belmont Shore as the perennial powerhouse took care of business in the first three tournaments, winning two and finishing runner up in the other. Shore has locked up the top overall spot in the standings and will be using this weekend to give its injured players some time to heal and the younger... Read More
The Kansas City Blues claimed their home qualifier Saturday to take pole position in the Frontier 7s series. They went undefeated on the day, with the lowlight being a tie against Omaha in pool play, to win Heartland 7s for the third time in four years.
With just five teams in the qualifier bracket, they all played a round-robin with the top four reaching the semifinals. The host Blues entered... Read More
The SoCal 7s Series continues in Los Angeles this weekend with the Sun Splash 7s tournament. With two tournaments left to play, four teams have a realistic chance of garnering the two spots to Nationals.
Belmont Shore is atop the group with a first- and second-place finish, but OMBAC sits a mere four points back of the top spot. Santa Monica and Arizona are tied in third place and currently three... Read More
Two weeks removed from the first tournament in the Frontier Conference, the Kansas City Blues host the Heartland 7s at Legacy Park in Lee’s Summit, Mo. this Saturday. The Denver Barbarians defeated the Blues in the final of Denver 7s two weeks ago and Kansas City looks to defend its home turf against an experienced field this weekend.
The Heartland 7s tournament consists of a Men’s Qualifier, Men... Read More
With the Mid-Atlantic Conference’s third qualifier, the Battlefield/Ruggerama 7s, set for this weekend in Leesburg, Va., the berths to Nationals are still up for grabs with two events to go. Northern Virginia (NOVA) is hosting this weekend’s tournament that features five divisions of play: Men’s Premier, Men’s Open, Men’s Social, Women’s Premier, and Women’s Open.
The US Army Selects currently... Read More
The Northeast 7s Series resumes this weekend with the Hellgate 7s on Randall's Island in New York. Old Blue took the first qualifier, but a tough Mystic River team is looking to even the score in enemy territory.
The Mystics are still jelling as a team, as it is their first 7s season as a newly organized program. With Boston not fielding a premiership squad, Mystic picked up several players from... Read More
A couple of American sides toured south of the border to Cancun 7s last month, finishing first and second for a second-straight year. Tiger, based in Columbus, Ohio, beat Azul of Texas, 26-5, to claim another Cancun title.
Azul is an invitational touring side like Tiger and Atlantis, but it receives less of the fanfare. With plenty of pure American talent, like former Texas A&M All American... Read More
OMBAC used a first-half surge to pull away from Belmont Shore in the final and take the second leg of the SoCal 7s Series, in Flagstaff, Ariz., this weekend. Despite a number of second half tries from Belmont Shore, Old Mission Beach hung on to win 33-31.
Both teams squared off in pool pay earlier in the day with OMBAC taking the first meeting 28-19. Both won their other pool play games, giving... Read More