Rugby Recap: September 15th-17th

It was a weekend full of smash and grab Rugby as initial Conference play kicked off for most of the country. That being the case, here are your scores from across the various Divisions and Conferences. Men’s D1A In the Big 10 Conference, Indiana handled Purdue 82-20 while Illinois took down Iowa 37-15. In mixed […]

USA Rugby: The Enron of Rugby

The Enron scandal, publicized in October 2001, eventually led to the bankruptcy of the Enron Corporation, an American energy company based in Houston, Texas, and the de facto dissolution of Arthur Andersen, which was one of the five largest audit and accountancy partnerships in the world. In addition to being the largest bankruptcy reorganization in American history at that time, Enron was cited as the biggest audit failure […]

USA Rugby Coach Prepares To Step Down

After a long and action packed almost 6 months, USA Rugby Eagles 15s Head Coach John Mitchell, has decided to move on to new challenges. USA Rugby put out a press release announcing that John Mitchell will be taking over as the Executive of rugby at Blue Bulls Company, Ltd in Pretoria, South Africa. Fortunately, […]

USA Rugby Eagles Women To Face Off Against Women’s Premier League All Stars

LAFAYETTE, Colo. – The kickoff time for the second leg of the Rugby World Cup 2019 Qualifier between the USA Men’s Eagles and Canada at University of San Diego’s Torero Stadium has been set for 3 p.m. PT July 1, with an exhibition match featuring the USA Women’s Eagles and Women’s Premier LeagueAll-Stars to follow […]

Rugby Recap: March 17th-19th

As Spring Break comes to a close across the nation, so does another round of great rugby. In Men’s Senior Division, the Austin Huns took on the Dallas Harlequins in both D1 and D2 play. In D1, the Huns defeated the Harlequins 89-5. With D2 play, the Huns topped the Harlequins 103-0, while the D3 […]

HSBC 7s: Men’s Rugby — Go Big or Go Home

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Energy erupts at Sam Boyd Stadium when the men’s teams not only fight each other, but fight the wind and others prove there is more to them than a Bolt of lightning Sunday. Kenya may not have won the entire tournament, but they took home 6th place with an amazing display of […]

HSBC 7s: Women’s Rugby – Totally Wicked

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Fans that decided to only watch the men’s games at Sam Boyd Stadium Saturday, missed out on fluid technical game play. Canada made play making look easy against France, where Canada won in a 33 shutout. France performed on fire the night before, and to see them not score at all […]

HSBC Sevens Rugby: Fiji + Schoolyard Ball = YASSS

LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Fiji men live up to their Olympic gold standard with their tell tale ball handling at the HSBC Sevens Series in Las Vegas Friday. The moment Fiji took the field, the crowd went wild, and Fiji didn’t disappoint when they shut out Japan. Fiji cut, juked, stepped out of tackles and […]

Rugby Recap: February 10-13th

Beyond the action at Dell Diamond resulting in a USA win over Brazil, there was plenty of rugby action across the nation. In Senior Men’s Division play, Tampa Bay defeated Jacksonville 75 -26 in Florida. Boca Raton faced off against Naples, and came away with a victory 24-10. Meanwhile, Charlotte took on Atlanta and won […]