Davenport Sports Information
Davenport became the first team to punch its ticket to the DI-AA Sweet 16
Saturday with a 60-12 defeat of Bowling Green in Grand Rapids, Mich. The
Panthers have one game left in Mideast play, against Michigan State
Saturday, but they’re uncatchable in the league standings.
Even if Davenport loses to MSU and Bowling... Read More
The USA garnered the Bronze Medal at the 2011 Pan American Games Sunday in
Guadalajara, Mexico after edging Uruguay 21-17 in thrilling fashion.
The young USA team, the youngest at the tournament, continued to struggled
with small mistakes, and a tough-minded Uruguayan team kept the result in
doubt all the way.
The Eagles began the game pinning Uruguay deep in their end, and for a... Read More
Glendale's Mike Kenyon in the
spring playoffs. Pat Clifton photo
The Glendale Raptors took complete control
of the West-North league Saturday with a 39-33 win over the Denver
Both Glendale and Denver entered the
contest 2-0 and tied for first place. The Barbos boasted big wins over
Boulder (66-17) and the Denver Highlanders (51-8).... Read More
Canada defeated Argentina in dramatic fashion Sunday to win the Gold Medal
at the 2011 Pan American Games at Estadio Tlaquepaque in Guadalajara,
The Canadians were behind much of the match, but in true, dogged style,
pulled ahead. With time up, Argentina scored a try that could have tied it,
but the difficult conversion sailed wide, and Canada celebrated a thrilling
26-24... Read More
Uruguay in the Bronze Medal Game will be a tough proposition warned USA
Head Coach Al Caravelli.
"We are improving every game," said Caravelli. "I told the guys we made a
big improvement from yesterday, and we need to continue to play in the
moment. We want to build from this last game. Uruguay is a really tough
opponent. They did a great job against Argentina. They will try to... Read More
Argentina survived a bit of a scare to book their place in the final of the
Pan-Am Games Rugby 7s competition in Guadalajara, Mexico.
The highly-touted Puma 7 were under a huge amount of pressure by Uruguay,
and lucked out when they managed to foil a quick tap attempt without
retreating ten. That led to an Argentina attack that just didn't quite
take. The final pass went behind its... Read More
Canada scored on the final play of the game to win the Pan-Am Games Rugby
7s semifinal in Guadalajara, Mexico, denying an improving USA from a shot
at the gold medal.
The USA played a very good game, but were plagued by poorly-times turnovers
that scuttled what could have been an impressive victory.
USA Head Coach Al Caravelli started Zack Test and Roland Suniula for the
first... Read More
A surprise loss by the Norfolk Blues 5-0 to the Maryland Exiles opened the
door for a couple of clubs.
PAC, 44-31 winners over Raleigh, remained undefeated and moved officially
into 1st place (Norfolk was 1st due to having played more games). And the
Pittsburgh Harlequins just won't go away. They shut out
Baltimore-Chesapeake 36-0, and haven't given up a try in over 160 minutes... Read More