The Glendale Lady Raptors pounded the Austin Valkyries 32-12
to improve to 1-0 in Competitive Region Two Saturday.
Glendale led the entire match and 17-0 at halftime. It wasn’t until the
game’s final minutes, with all Glendale subs made and a player lost to
injury, leaving the Raptors with 14 on the field, that Austin got on the
board with a pair of tries.
“We put our last three... Read More
The USA Women’s National Team have just a short time to come together with
a group of new players and a new coach and face the World Cup Runners Up,
England on Tuesday.
New Head Coach Pete Steinberg knows it will be a tough road, but has some
thoughts as to how to address it.
“We have some principles of how we will attack and... Read More
Photos from the 1st Annual Jenn
This weekend the Washington U19 girls all-stars host the Oregon U19 girls
and the Oregon U17s in the Great Northwest Challenge, an all-star event of
varied makeup that was first played in 2003.
Rugby Oregon has continued to have a vibrant all-star program, playing
their U19 selects... Read More
USA Women's 7s Head Coach Ric Suggitt talks with RUGBYMag.com Editor Alex
Goff about the USA 7s Collegiate Rugby Championships, athlete development,
and the team's plans for the rest of 2011.Click here to listen or right-click to
The difference between Army, 33-29 winners, and Penn State in
the DI Women’s National Championship game Saturday? Army capitalized on
nearly every scoring opportunity it had, while Penn State squandered
The Nittany Lions owned possession and territory at the start of the game,
end of the game and the majority of time between, but four times they were
held up... Read More
A huge second half effort almost lifted Cougar women’s rugby over Army, but
the women of West Point proved just fit enough to hold them off, winning
Friday’s DI women’s college semifinal 29-20 at Stanford.
The Cougars jumped out to an early lead with a try from Tressa Tenney, but
Army ticked of the next 12-straight points with a... Read More
Virginia scored the first try, and they didn’t let the score get too out of
hand until the very end, but the first women's DI college semifinal at
Stanford’s Steuber Stadium Friday was dominated by Penn State, with the
Lions winning 34-15.
Wing Erica Cavanaugh raced in the match’s opening score, and UVA’s forwards
were able to keep... Read More
Western Washington University defeated defending national women's DII
champs Washington State to take the Pacific Coast women's DII college title
WWU already had the #1 seed coming from the Pacific Northwest, as
they had beaten WSU by a point in league play. They were further helped
when Utah State failed to make the trip to the championships, and Western
was awarded... Read More
Pete Steinberg and Richard Ashfield will join USA Rugby’s
lineup of coaches at the Women’s National Team program’s development camp,
which will take place in Tampa next month. The two coaches are being
considered for the role of head coach, a decision that has been delayed
beyond its original deadline.
“The coaching aspect of the
selection process was not what was originally arranged,” Steinberg... Read More