Games To Watch This Week – Club – March 21, 2014

[match id=102]
When: 1:00pm
Where: 3213 Forest Ave Extension, Jackson, MS 39213

Baton Rouge (3-5) travels to Mississippi to take on Jackson (5-3). This game stands as a make or break game for both teams. For Baton Rouge, a win will keep them in the playoff hunt for another week. For Jackson, a win will have them solidly locked into second place in the True South – West. The last time both teams played each other, the game came down to a last second penalty, that ended with Jackson winning a close game 29-24. Jackson is coming off a 29-15 loss to Birmingham. Baton Rouge is coming off a 58-14 win over Memphis. Jackson is the slight favorite in this game.

Photo by Carly Dartez//Baton Rouge Rugby Football Club

[match id=116]
When: 3:30
Where: 5300 Martel Ave, 75206
[match id=117]
When: 12:00pm
Where: Gateway Park, Fort Worth, TX 76117

New Orleans (9-1-1) will be traveling up north and taking on Dallas Harlequins (5-5) and Ft. Worth Rugby (2-10) this weekend. New Orleans will be playing their last away game for the season. The last time New Orleans played these teams, the defeated Dallas Harlequins 36-8, and Ft. Worth 82-7. New Orleans is coming off a friendly match win over Arkansas State. New Orleans is the overwhelming favorite in these two games.

Photo by New Orleans Rugby Football Club

[match id=132]
When: 1:00pm
Where: 5300 Martel Ave, Dallas, 75206

New Orleans DII (7-2) will be taking on the Dallas Harlequins DII (2-5). New Orleans defeated the Harlequins  34-24 in January when they first played. New Orleans will be the favorites in this game.

[match id=177]
When: 2:00pm
Where: A.C. Steere Park, Shreveport, LA

Oklahoma City (6-1) will be facing Shreveport (2-4-1) in Shreveport. These two teams faced each other during the season opener for both teams. Oklahoma City took that game at home 41-24 over Shreveport. Oklahoma City has been strong this season, with their only loss coming against Little Rock. Shreveport is coming off winning two of their last three games with a loss against Houston United, 43-10, last week. Oklahoma City is the favorite for this game.

Memphis vs. Birmingham
When: 2:00pm
Where: Millington, TN

Birmingham (6-2) will be traveling to Memphis (0-8) this weekend. Birmingham has locked the top spot in the True South – West. Birmingham has been strong all this season. The last time they played each other Birmingham won 33-11. Memphis is going to want to play spoiler in this game, but Birmingham is the overwhelming favorites for this game.

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