Women’s Cougar Rugby of BYU rang up their third straight massive shutout,
and their second in less than 24 hours as they pummeled Air Force 65-0
Saturday in Colorado Springs.
WCR beat Colorado 54-0 on Friday evening.
This is their third league win after joining the Eastern Rockies DI league
in the West RFU (BYU has previously been part of the Pacific Coast), and
they have yet... Read More
Penn State women defeated Navy 30-5 Saturday to move their record to 6-0.
The Lions mauled in two scores and added another through Marge Leonard,
with Sadie Anderson kicking two conversions and a penalty for a 22-0 lead
Anderson added to her squad’s lead with her second penalty 25-0 early in
the second period.
Navy started to even up the game then, pressuring... Read More
University defeated Miami of Ohio Saturday in a battle of undefeated in the
Midwest D1AA Men’s College Eastern Conference, riding a hard-running second
half to a 49-15 victory.
The game was much more competitive than the score might indicate,
especially in the first half. Davenport scored early but Miami kept it
close, and with ten minutes to go in the first half... Read More
The Women's Cougar Rugby program started their two-match weekend trip to
Colorado with a 54-0 shutout of Colorado in Boulder on Friday.
The BYU students have moved to the Eastern Rockies DI competition, and
looked plenty strong in their first road league match of the season.
"We started a little slow," said Head Coach Tom Waqa. "It took some time to
find our rhythm and settle in... Read More
New York Athletic Club travels to San Francisco this weekend and will play
Olympic Club Saturday afternoon in a fall friendly that’s somewhat
off-season for both clubs.
It’s a friendly match between Athletic Clubs from each coast, and gives the
players on both clubs a little wakeup during a slower time.
Olympic Club will be without longtime lose forward Kort Schubert, but will... Read More
More USA players are in action this week as they shake off World Cup bumps
Scott LaValla gets his second start at lock forward for Stade Francais as
the Paris club takes on Agen. Les Agenois will not be using Kevin Swiryn,
so no USA v. USA clash there.
Biarritz will start Takudzwa Ngwenya on the right wing against Lyon on
Saturday. And also in France, Montpellier... Read More
The team USA 7s coach Al Caravelli is taking to Guadalajara for the Pan-Am
Games is an intriguing one, as the coach has gone young, and gone fast.
One experienced head who might well have made the team was... Read More
VISTA, Calif. – The 12-man rugby sevens squad heading to Guadalajara,
Mexico on October 24 to join Team USA at the 2011 Pan-American Games, will
be engrained with a mantra that will help it maintain focus in the
quadrennial tournament: 'Play in the moment.'
“Playing in the moment helps every athlete and staff member focus on the
task at hand. Not to get distracted by the... Read More
The Jayhawks against Oklahoma
Action west of the Mississippi and south of Iowa gets started in earnest
this weekend, as the new Southwest Conference begins play and the Heart of
America finally has a weekend in which more than one game is played.
The Southwest Conference, molded in part after the former SWC football
conference, is an... Read More
Complaints and frustration from the USA Rugby Collegiate Competitions
Committee have prompted some action within USA Rugby regarding USA Rugby’s
planned-for National Collegiate 7s Championships.
After several months of little communication between USA Rugby's Board,
offices and committees regarding the December 16-17 event, reports are that
a decision on the finals venue, and more... Read More