In the second event of the Iowa 7s Series, Bremer County took home first
place with a 4-1 finish.
After winning the first Iowa 7s tournament, the Iowa City Ducks fell just
short of another tournament victory. The Ducks finished 4-1 but fell to
Bremer County 14-12 giving Bremer County the tie-breaker. Overall,
Iowa City leads the competition because a victory in Iowa Series #1... Read More
The Chicago Lions have won the first tournament of the Midwest Qualifier
Series, defeating 1823 33-26 in the final of the Minnesota 7s Saturday.
In winning Pool C, 1823 shut out the Chicago Rhinos and defeated Milwaukee
19-10. The Lions defeated Western Michigan 33-7 in their first pool game,
and then shut out a tough YoungBloodz team 12-0 to win Pool A.
Wisconsin were... Read More
The Midwest men's club 7s series starts this coming weekend with the
This is the first of five Midwest Series tournaments, with standings points
determining which teams make it to the national championships.
This is a highly competitive pool of nine teams, with Chicago Lions and
YoungBloodz being programs that have high aspirations every year. In
addition, the... Read More
NOVA has won the first 7s qualifier of the summer season, beating the
Maryland Exiles 29-5 in the final of the Mid-Atlantic Qualifier hosted by
the Wilmington (Del.) Rugby Club.
That gives NOVA an automatic place in the MARFU territorial tournament.
Walker already had backed away from coaching the
15s team in favor of Ray Egan. Former Eagle 7s player Peter Sio will take
over the Belmont Shore 7s team for this summer, and Walker, who remains a
club officer, will help him in the transition.
Walker told RUGBYMag.com that he is concentrating more and more on the
Tiger Rugby program, which is planning as many as 12 overseas trips... Read More
Just over a month after news broke that former Ohio State star Maurice
Clarett had joined Tiger Rugby in an effort to make the 7s National Team in
time for the 2016 Olympics, Clarett is no longer with the Olympic
Development Academy. He has been unavailable for Tiger training sessions
for weeks, but has made it to a couple of 1823 practices.
It's unclear at this time if Clarett... Read More
This season, the Raptors have lured in three relatively big names – Shaun
Davies, James Aldridge and Brett Willis. Aldridge and Willis have moved to
Glendale to participate in the Olympic Development Program, and Davies
hopes to earn more looks from the 15s Eagles after graduating from BYU in
Davies is the most rugby-decorated... Read More
Club rugby in
Utah has had a confused history of late. With various DI or Super League
clubs coming and going, it’s easy to assume that all clubs from that state
But the Provo Steelers Rugby Club are here to remind you that they are
still here, and still playing rugby.
competition we’ve been in, whether we’ve had to travel to Northern
California, or play in Utah,... Read More
Old Puget Sound Beach Seattle moved to 2-1 in their hybrid NorCal league
season with an impressive 42-10 defeat of Olympic Club in Seattle
Olympic Club drops to 1-4.
Billed as a clash between the O-Club forwards and the OPSB beacks, the game
ended up being won thanks to the Seattle-based front eight.
"Over the duration of the game our forwards had the measure of them... Read More
Belmont Shore remains undefeated in the Southern California DI league after
pasting the San Diego Old Aztecs 69-15 Saturday.
Led by a Man of the Match performance by No. 8 Eric Duechle, and with the
backs clicking nicely, Shore overcame a series of issues at the breakdown -
issues that led to about 20 penalties called by ref Karen Fong.
"It ended up I think being a coach vs.... Read More