It was the fall championship weekend as men's and women's clubs from collegiate D1, D1AA, and DII gathered in Matthews, N.C. to crown this season's top teams. D1A also got into the act with three games and the MLR exhibition season began with two matches.
The first match of the championship Sunday was the D1AA final between St. Joseph’s and Bowling Green State. The Falcons jumped out to a 14-0... Read More
Starting at the end of January, the Pacific Rugby Premiership returns for the second year of its comeback. Five of the six teams from last season are back pitting the best of west coast men’s DI club competition against each other. Belmont Shore, OMBAC, Santa Monica, SFGG, and Life West return to the PRP while the Glendale Merlins replaced Olympic Club for the 2019 season.
“Last season was year... Read More
The last weekend of rugby in 2018 for most clubs brought the tremendous highs of a championship and devastating lows of defeat. Over 50 games in the men’s and women’s games saw new conference winners in D1A, teams one step closer to national titles, and a new promotion to the top women’s league.
The D1A Liberty Conference concluded its season with a challenge series of eight games at Fairfield... Read More
The fall rugby is coming to a close and it's transitioning into championship season for some. Men’s D1AA and DII and women’s DI Elite have started the preliminary rounds of the postseason while the heavy hitters were action in D1A.
The Big Ten championship ended with interesting results in a conference that has been hard to predict. Wisconsin took home the title beating Ohio State, 20-13, and... Read More
With the fall season entering its final weeks, clubs are wrapping up their season while others are in full postseason mode. The US National team took center stage in Chicago but plenty of college and club rugby was played across the country.
The D1AA National Quarterfinals start in two weeks so the conference championships began this weekend. In the SCRC, Kentucky took home its second title in a... Read More
A wild, jammed-packed weekend was filled with championships, huge victories, and devastating defeats. Bad weather postponed many games but with only three weeks left in the fall, clubs all across the country battled the elements for some of the best rugby of the season.
The WPL wrapped up its season with a double shot of games on Friday and Sunday. After the Friday semifinals, the San Diego... Read More
In the epic matchup between the top teams of two of USA’s club premierships, Old Blue of New York beat the Chicago Lions, 38-28, to capture the 2018 USA Rugby Elite Cup Championship in Chicago, Ill. The game came down to who could dominate more from the first half to the second. Old Blue rang up a 33-3 lead in the first half, but Chicago made adjustments to outscore its opponent 26-5 in second.... Read More
Two of the best squads in the major USA Club Rugby premierships square off on Saturday in the 2018 USA Rugby Elite Cup Championship between Old Blue of New York and the Chicago Lions. This is the second rendition of the event which pits the top clubs of the American Rugby Premiership and the Midwest Rugby Premiership against each other. The Lions will host Old Blue in Chicago, Ill. at 3:30 pm CST... Read More
Fall finally has arrived and there is plenty to get excited about as colder weather approaches. The highlights of Saturday include Ohio State’s upset of Indiana, a pair of intense fights in the Rugby East, an offensive explosion between Old Blue and Life, a three-way dogfight in the WPL, and multiple blowouts.
The downward spiral continues for Indiana as the Hoosiers dropped their second straight... Read More
The first weekend of October brought a Big Ten surprise, a hundred-point debut, a Chicago club upset, and a multitude of dominating victories. Fall rugby is in full swing as the conferences are moving into the meat of their schedules and potential champions are making their mark.
The surprise of D1A was Wisconsin’s 40-24 win over Indiana in Madison, Wis. After an early season loss, Wisconsin beat... Read More