lock/loose forward Samu Manoa has not been named in the 36-man squad for
the two August Canada tests, and it appears he will not be in the World Cup
squad, despite strong form this past year.
According to multiple sources, Manoa has essentially agreed to forgo the
World Cup in order to solidify his position with his new pro club,
Contract clauses that prevent... Read More
The USA Men’s National Team has inserted an extra warmup game along with
its three test matches scheduled for August.
The Eagles are already scheduled to play Canada August 6 in Toronto and
August 13 in Glendale, Colo. They are then scheduled to fly to Japan to
play the Cherry Blossoms on August 21 in Tokyo.
But Head Coach Eddie O’Sullivan wants to squeeze one more non-test game... Read More
High School All Americans won their opening match in South Africa with
ease, but Head Coach Salty Thompson said he expects a sterner test this
The Kwazulu-Natal Development
team that faced the Americans was fast, committed, and hard-working, and it
was a great moment for the tourists to play an all-black team in South
Africa. But KZN gave up a lot to the Americans in... Read More
star Ryan Roundy will be out for at least two months after breaking his
fibula in Saturday's match between the All Americans and New Zealand
Roundy started at No. 8 and captained the All Americans in the game, but
was helped off the field after 30 minutes after collapsing to the ground.
"I can't remember [the incident]," Round told RUGBYMag.com. "I am pretty... Read More
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Losing the final match of the three-game series between the All Americans
and New Zealand Universities was tough to take for Head Coach Alex Magleby,
but the coach was quick to look at the big picture.
“You’ve got to look at where we started this thing,” said... Read More
New Zealand Universities defeated the All Americans 23-20 in the final of
the three-game series between the two, an exciting match played in front of
a strong crowd at Stanford University’s Steuber Rugby Stadium.
The All Americans dominated possession and field position in the first
half, but forced passes and a few small mistakes limited... Read More
The All Americans lead the New Zealand Universities 10-7 at halftime at
Stanford University Saturday.
The All Americans have dominated field position and came close to scoring
several tries, but dogged NZ defense and some some mistakes by the hosts
limited the All Americans to just one try.
Dartmouth lock Nate Brakeley capped off good work by the forwards for an
early AAs try. JP... Read More
All Americans head coach Alex Magleby has named his starting lineup to face
New Zealand Universities Saturday at 1pm at Stanford University.
Ryan Roundy captains the side from the No.8 position, while starters from
last week who performed well as subs on Wednesday, such as Mikey Su'a and
Zach Fenoglio return to the starting lineup.
Shocked by some in-your-face attitude by the... Read More
All American Head Coach Alex Magleby told RUGBYMag.com Wednesday night that
his team knew the second match against New Zealand Universities would be
tougher, but while the players knew that intellectually, they didn’t feel
it viscerally until midway through the match.
“Emotionally it didn’t sink in,” said Magleby. “We knew they would come
after us, and with them having been... Read More