Francisco Golden Gate remains atop the Northern California DI club league,
and in fact earned themselves some breathing room with a convincing 57-15
defeat of 2nd-place Sacramento Lions.
Center threequarter Mile Pulu scored three tries in the match, and Ricky
Reynolds added two for SFGG. Chris Biller Neil Barrett and Jeff Colata all
touched down while Heinie McFarland and... Read More
Rugby South staved off a second-half comeback attempt to beat Jamaica 29-12
Saturday in Papine, Jamaica.
The South utilized a stiff wind in the first half to build a 15-0 halftime
lead, but Jamaica climbed back into the game midway through the second
“They had a couple of really good rugby league players in the centers and
they really tackled well, put a lot... Read More
New York Athletic Club beat Life 12-5 Saturday in boggy conditions in
Marietta, Ga. Weather left the field saturated and the ball slippery,
leading to numerous knock-ons and slipped up runners.
New York led 7-0 at halftime, and Life got on the board near the 60-minute
mark before the AC went up by a converted try.
NYAC coach Bruce McLane said the game was exceedingly... Read More
New York Athletic Club visits Life University in a preseason friendly this
It’s an important run out for NYAC, which has spent a lot of time trying to
train in rough winter weather. Life has had much more outside time, but
that’s not the only factor influencing the outcome of this game.
Life has added some new players, including points machine AJ MacGinty from
NYAC... Read More
Dallas plays Dallas, Austin plays Austin and two Houston-area teams
face off this weekend in DI men’s club action. The Woodlands and HARC are
fighting for respectability and to stay off the league floor, while the
Huns, Blacks, Harlequins and Reds are all jockeying for playoff position.
In Dallas, the Reds and Quins are riding high into the weekend. The Quins
have scored a... Read More
Brian Doyle is back on the field after being injured in the USA’s loss
against Tonga in November.
This is good news as the original fear regarding his injury was that he
would be out for much longer.
it was a rotator cuff, but it turned out to be just a nerve thing,” said
the NYAC and USA lock forward. “I couldn’t use my arm for a while but it
slowly started... Read More
Their journey is already underway - paced by a superb game from
wing Cornelius Dirksen they defeated Arkansas State University 46-10 this
past Saturday. But this weekend it really, really gets started as they host
Desperate for challenging games in an American club landscape that is
increasingly becoming one of islands of quality in a sea of adequateness,
Life is especially... Read More
It will be an intriguing matchup for a number of reasons, not least of
which because these two clubs are likely the two best east of the
There’s also the added factor that the two teams have, at times traded
players, and Life will have AJ MacGinty on their roster, and he was NYAC’s
top scorer in 2012.
NYAC... Read More
The South plays Jamaica Saturday in the Round 1 North final in Kingston,
Jamaica. The South advanced to the final with a 50-23 win over Mexico in
Marietta, Ga. last month, and Jamaica did so by downing Turks and Caicos
Saturday's victor wins the right to take on Bahamas, with the winner of
that match advancing to the Round 2 North knockout stages against Cayman
and two... Read More
"This is the best American team I've ever played for, including
all-star teams," said the former age-grade Eagle. "That is no
Dallas lacked some key players thanks to injury, and Kolberg said those
absences affected the results.
But at full strength, "this is the fastest backline I've ever been a part of,
including [playing in] New Zealand. Our depth is impressive and we have... Read More