International Rugby News
University of Washington football player and former Husky rugby player Psalm Wooching has announced that he is choosing rugby football.
Change is good.
Change works. At least what it does do is help us undrstand what needs to work. If you keep doing the same thing and your rugby team isn't winning, then how can you know what is not working?
The USA Falcons women's 7s team won the Invitational Cup at the Okinawa 7s.
The Falcons, a team of current USA 7s players and those knocking on the door, went 2-0-2 in the first four games, beating France and Netherlands, and tying Japan A and Japan B.
Rugby is a great sport in part because it needs all sorts of body types to play - tall guys, wide guys … and sometimes little guys.
On February 18 against Canada, with a big thanks to the tall guys and the big guys, it was the little guys who really stood out.
Eagles Slam Canada in BC
The USA has logged their 5th-straight defeat of Canada and third straight on Canadian soil after they defeated their longtime rivals 51 to 34 in Burnaby, BC Saturday night.
On a cold, damp Pacific Northwest night, both teams were looking to make a bit of a statement what with the all-important World Cup Qualifiers coming later this year.
USA Men's 15s Head Coach John Mitchell has named his squad for Saturday's clash with Canada in the Americas Rugby Championship.
Canada Names Lineup to Face USA
ARC 2017 Standings
BURNABY, BC — Canada 15s MNT Head Coach Mark Anscombe has made five changes in his squad that will face the USA Saturday afternoon in Burnaby, BC.
The USA Women's 7s program jas sent a USA Falcons team to Japan for the Okinawa 7s, to be held this weekend.
The 2016-17 nominees for the Rudy Scholz Award have been selected - now college rugby fans, players and coaches can vote for the finalists!
Head Coach Salty Thompson has named a HS All Americans squad to play at the Men's U18 European Championships in April.
The team will compete in games April 7, 11, and 16 in Brittany, France. On April 7 they will take on the Portugal U18s, and then the teams move on to semis, and finals. Also participating will be Japan, Belgium, Canada, Georgia, France, and Spain.
The USA Men’s National Team overcame a somewhat sloppy first half and patiently waited out a hard-tackling Brazil team to win 51-3 Saturday night at Dell Diamond Stadium in Austin, Texas.
The win puts the Eagles at 2-0 in the Americas Rugby Championship, and earned the USA a much-needed bonus point in th ARC standings.