All 32 spots in the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championship Qualifier at the
Las Vegas Invitational (www.lvirugby.com) are full.
After Miami University signed up this weekend, the last spot has been taken
up. The teams run the gamut, from those that have already played at the CRC
main tournament in June (www.usasevenscrc.com), to those that
finished high up... Read More
This list is not a suggestion for who should get looks at a 7s All American
camp or who would make the best Eagles someday. This list is about who
performed the best at the College 7s National Championships Dec. 16-17 in
College Station, Texas. Though USA Rugby allowed teams to carry 15 players
on their rosters, we'll go with a more traditional approach and name 12 on
our all-... Read More
Arkansas State didn’t leave College Station, Texas
pleased. They were phenomenal all weekend, the most impressive team on
Friday, and looked like real contenders to win the inaugural 7s national
title. However, a try at the death of their semifinal loss to Life, ended
the Red Wolves' championship campaign.
Still reeling from the loss, Arkansas State entered the Cup consolation... Read More
Mike Pelagalli offload. John
Eilts photo courtesy of USA Rugby
Pat Clifton photo
Reed Fenton on defense. Pat
Miami went to College Station with a very specific goal in mind – win the
inaugural College 7s National Championship. Through most of pool play,
until the final seconds of... Read More
Cariaga forcing overtime. John
Eilts photo courtesy of USA Rugby
Tim Stanfill passing.
John Eilts photo courtesy of USA
Life's Paul Bester on
defense. John Eilts photo
courtesy of USA Rugby
Life won the inaugural College 7s National Championship Saturday... Read More
Life University has won the Men's 7s Collegiate National Championships,
beating Central Washington 22-17 in overtime Saturday night at College
CWU led 17-12 with almost no time left when a mistake by the Wildcats gave
Life possession. Glen Maricelli went over in the corner to tie the match.
Then four minutes into overtime, Jamey Penca bulled over from short range... Read More
Norwich University blew away the entire competition at the first ever USA
Rugby Women's Collegiate 7s Championships, finishing off Boston College
34-5 in Saturday's final at College Station, Texas.
Norwich spread the wealth as they showcased superb team play and speed.
Hannah Bushey, Rebekah Bernheim, Vanessa Champagne, Joyak Clark and Ferne
Ryder all scored tries - Bernheim... Read More
Life University and Central Washington needed some late heroics to win
their Men's National Collegiate 7s semifinals and enter the championship
Life led 14-7 with two minutes remaining before Paul Benade's try for
Arkansas State tied the game.
But with time up, Life was patient, retained possession, and finally Calvin
Nell supported Cornelius Dirksen on a break to... Read More
State, Life, Central Washington and Kutztown advanced to the Cup Semis with
wins over Cal Poly, Colorado, St. Mary’s and Tennessee, respectively.
Arkansas State and Life will meet in a rematch of the South Independent 7s
championship game, and Kutztown and Central meet in a rematch of the CRC
Qualifier final in Las Vegas.
The Red Wolves escaped a close game with Cal Poly... Read More
semifinalists are set in the 2011 Men's Collegiate 7s Championships, with
Central Washington making the biggest splash.
CWU, spurred by a torrid first five minutes where Tim Stanfill and Patrick
Blair scored tries, both converted by Andrew Nelson, took a 21-5 lead into
the final four minutes and held on to beat the vaunted (and RUGBYMag.com's
favorite to win it all) St. Mary's... Read More