Goff Rugby Twitter     Goff Rugby Facebook

UNC Charlotte Takes Southern Conference 7s Title

irish rugby tours

UNC Charlotte Takes Southern Conference 7s Title

This past weekend the top eight teams from the 2018 SRC 7s Series met in Charlotte North Carolina to compete for the Conference Championships and the right to represent the SRC at the 2018 USA Collegiate 7’s National Championships.


With some very physical pool play matches (UNCC 14 vs. Citadel 5) and heart stopping knockout round performances (Furman 21 vs. Citadel 19), the overall level of play from all eight teams at the tournament was outstanding.


But at the end of the day it was the hosts and defending SRC 7s Champions that stole the show. The UNCC '49ers capped off their perfect season (20-0 including the Conference Finals) by capturing their second consecutive SRC 7’s title.


Final Pool Play Results.


(Pool A):

UNCC 3-0

Citadel 1-1-1

Coastal 0-1-2

ECU 0-2-1


(Pool B):
Furman 3-0

Queens 2-1

App State 1-2

Wake 0-3


(Knock Out Round Results):
5th-8th Placement Match: Wake Forest 14 – Coastal 7

5th-8th Placement Match: App State 21 – ECU 12

1st-4th Placement Match: UNCC 42 – Queens 7

1st-4th Placement Match: Furman 21 – Citadel 19



7th/8th Place Shield Final: ECU 22 – Coastal 0

5th/6th Place Bowl Final: App State 39 – Wake Forest 0

3rd/4th Place Plate Final: Queens 28 – Citadel 19

1st/2nd Place Cup Final: UNCC 29 – Furman 10


Final SRC 7s Standings.


2. Furman

3. Queens

4. Citadel

5. App State

6. Wake Forest

7. ECU

8. Coastal


UNC-Charlotte now moves on to the USA Rugby Men's College 7s Championships in the 12-team DII division.