Women’s Eagles 2nd at Atlanta 7’s
The USA Women’s Eagles Sevens team moved closer to Olympic qualification Sunday with a 50-12 loss to New Zealand in the championship game of the Atlanta 7s leg of the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, an international rugby global tour featuring 12 of the best women’s sevens rugby teams from around the world. The Eagles gained 18 points from the third leg of the Series to move ahead of England and into fifth place. The top four teams at the end of the six-leg Series automatically qualify for the Rio 2016, the first Olympics to have rugby included in the Games Program since 1924.
Fiji triumphs in Las Vegas
Fiji beat New Zealanda 35-19 to win the World Rugby HSBC Las Vegas Sevens World Series in a tourney that saw the USA place fourth, its best showing since a Cup Final loss at Adelaide Sevens in 2010.
History of Deep South Rugby
More articles on history of rugby in Deep South
2015 LA/DEEP SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL RUGBY SCHEDULE January: Saturday 17 Jesuit v Br. Martin @ City Park Miss @ St Paul scrimmage Lake Area v NOMMA scrimmage @ City Park Friday 23 Miss v. Jesuit @ Gretna 7:00pm Saturday 24 West Jeff v NOMMA @ Gretna Lake Area v Br. Martin @ City Park […]
USA Rugby South Panthers NACRA Title Team The following players from Birmingham were selected to be part of the USA Rugby South 15s select side that will compete for the North American and Caribbean Rugby Association 2015 title: Zach Blalock, Andrew Perkins, Brendan Smith. No other Louisiana. Mississippi, Alabama, or Florida Panhandle players were selected. […]
In early September, 2014, “This is American Rugby” made the followng pre-season prediction for the SCRC West Division: West: 1) LSU 2) Alabama 3) Auburn 4) Ole Miss 5) Mississippi State LSU was expected to have an easy time in the west division. The incoming class had considerable talent and after a frustrating […]
By Nick Conte Here is a recap of the meeting from last night of the High School 7s Organizers. These are the details decided upon by those in attendance. We will shortly cover this topic at the full high school coaches meeting next Thursday. Please pay attention to item 5 below. Our newest rugby entrepreneur, […]