Here's a quick look at games in DI club rugby around the USA.Southern California is slow. The Las Vegas Blackjacks and Belmont
Shore will be busy playing the USA U20s as the Junior All Americans
conclude their regional camp.
The only league game will be the San Diego Old Aztecs against Back Bay.
Both teams are still in the hunt for 4th place in the league,
but a loss here will... Read More
In matchups between the top DII club teams from Florida, the
Southern teams held sway, as Naples beat Orlando in a shockingly
high-scoring game 69-41, and Boca Raton surprised the Tampa Bay Krewe
Because of these results, the final crossover games are set, with Tampa
visiting the high-flying Naples club, and Orlando playing at Boca
See video of the Naples v... Read More
Billy Millard, who coached Australia's 7s team, Australia A, Sydney
Universities, Cardiff Blues, and Connact, will be joining the club soon in
early May and will become the new 7s Head Coach and 15s Backs Coach.
Millard joins an extensive coaching staff at NYAC, but one that is
heavy in forwards expertise. With Mike Tolkin coaching the USA National
Team, the AC wanted someone who... Read More
The Austin Blacks are still on top of the Texas DI league after beating
HARC 47-12 Saturday.
The Blacks were paced by two tries apiece from lock forward
Ty Terrazone and fullback Tomasi Ramanumanu, and also saw loose forwards
Sam Areias and James Lowery as well as wing Jeffrey Seaney. Flyhalf James
Watson kicked two conversions and a penalty.
"Each week I want the guys to play... Read More
On a windless, warm day at Sheeran Field SFGG continued the club's romp
through the Northern California D1 league with a decisive win over the EPA
SFGG led 40-7 at halftime and opened it up from there. SFGG had run in 14
tries when referee Phil Akroyd blew the whistle with 15 minutes left... Read More
The Southern California DI club league got a bit of a shakeup this weekend
with Santa Monica moving into a tie for first place after ditching Belmont
Neither team got the four-try bonus point, and
Belmont Shore did get a bonus point for a close loss, but it was all still
enough for Santa Monica to move into a tie for first place. See more
But just as... Read More
Santa Monica ended Belmont Shore’s 24-game Southern California winning
streak with a 26-20 victory Saturday in Santa Monica, Calif. Coming into
the game, Belmont hadn’t lost a league match since February, 2011, and
Santa Monica hadn’t beat the defending National Champions since 2005.
Santa Monica opened the contest with two Michael Hobbs penalties to take a
6-0 lead, while... Read More
The top two men's DI clubs in
meet up this weekend as undefeated Belmont Shore visits 5-1 Santa
Head Coach has seen good things of late from two 2012 breakout talents,
moving young Mike Te'o to fullback, and shifting powerful forward presence
Eric Duechle to No. 8. With so much veteran leadership from the likes of
Eddie... Read More
The National Women's Club 7s Championships is a complicated affair. What
with teams not accepting invitations, and new teams coming in, and those
teams bowing out again, and the pools all changing, it's a tough one to
But, there are some solid programs involved. Here's what we think:Pool A:
Seattle Breakers, Chicago North Shore, NOVA 2, Nobody This is a
three-team pool... Read More
Led by captain and USA player Christy Ringgenberg, the Youngbloodz will hope
to pull of a one-two with their male counterparts from Minneapolis.
Head Coach Sam
Robinson said the team’s success has been something of a surprise.
“Only two of the players have played 7s before at all,” said Robinson,
referring to Ringgenberg and Stacey Bridges. “The rest have never played it
all. We got a lot of... Read More