Potomac Athletic Club flanker Greg Suellentrop is RUGBYMag.com’s Men’s Club
Player of the Week after his four-try performance for PAC against Norfolk.
went into the match cognizant of the fact that a year ago they were denied
the top spot in the Mid-Atlantic league due to a last-second penalty goal
loss to Norfolk. Suellentrop missed that game due to injury, but said
everyone... Read More
In a pair of articles this week, I made inorrect statements regarding Cal's
stance on USA Rugby's college 7s national championship.
Per Cal head coach Jack Clark, the Bears are not playing in the Pacific 7s
(aka Pac 12 7s) qualifier because of prior on-campus commitments. They
will, however, play at California 7s, another qualifier, Oct.
29. Will they accept an automatic bid to... Read More
KSU's Kenny Scott in Action for the
Blues. Clifton photo
The sixth qualifying tournament
for USA Rugby’s inaugural college 7s championship takes place Saturday in
Norman, Okla., where traditional Big XII schools meet in a competition born
out of the old Big XII 15s tournament.
“This tournament has given everyone a lot of great
memories... Read More
Kutztown University almost pulled off a shocker this past weekend, losing
to NYAC 32-31 in a friendly with the Super League team.
This was not NYAC’s full Super League side. Several high-profile players
did not play, and this being a friendly where NYAC is looking to recruit KU
grads to their club, perhaps the hits weren’t the hardest they could have
been, but still Winged Foot was... Read More
Instead, Georgia, which is ranked above the Eagles and defeated them on a
last-second play 19-17 in Tbilisi last November, is expected to take a trip
stateside in the summer, along with Italy and Canada (although it's
possible the Canada fixture could be North of the border, or become a
two-match home-and-away series).
The Eagles last played Georgia in the USA in 2009, winning the... Read More
(The original version of this article inorrectly said Cal was not
competing in USA Rugby's 7s championship becuase its athletic director
wouldn't green light the team competing during two finals
periods. Cal head coach Jack Clark says the Bears are going to
play in a qualifier, California 7s, and have not made a decision on
whether or not they'll compete at nationals Dec. 16-17,... Read More
Stations Casinos Presents the Las Vegas Invitational is almost full in some
Men’s Elite 7s is one of the brackets filling up at the LVI (held February
10-12, 2012, and has become a backup international tournament for the USA
7s, the United States stop on the HSBC Sevens World Series circuit
Last year the Chilean national team won a... Read More
green Head Coach Alex Magleby said he wasn’t distressed by the closeness of
the game, saying instead that teams are getting tougher in the Ivy League,
and many are capable of challenging his still-undefeated (4-0) squad.
“Brown is a very good team,” Magleby told RUGBYMag.com. “They have three or
four guys we tried to recruit for Dartmouth. I think we learned some
lessons. We... Read More
As editor of RUGBYMag.com I am proud to see what we’ve been able to offer
readers in recent weeks. We’ve had columns from several very intelligent
observers of the game, with thoughts on training (Aaron Manheimer),
nutrition (Heather Mason), coaching (Gavin Hickie), game philosophy (see AW
Scott’s observations on the RWC), and High Performance (Bruce McLane).
Interestingly, many of... Read More