College 7s News
Western Washington and Washington State lead the field after Day One of the Men’s NCRC 7s in Pullman, WA.
WWU went 3-0, defeating Washington 43-7, Eastern Washington 19-12, Oregon 42-0. In the seller Pool B, WSU needed just two victories, but both of them were close. The Cougars beat Boise State 12-5 and Oregon State 24-19 to win the group.
The Southern Rugby Conference finished up its 7s series this Saturday at UNC-Charlotte.
Charlotte is the top-seeded team, with Furman heading up Pool B in a tight competition. Those two are favored, but Wake Forest and Appalachian State are looking to surprise.
The winner will go on to the national men's D2 college 7s championships in Tucson, Arizona May 24-26.
The top eight in the CRC Qualifier in Men's College 7s at the Las Vegas Invitational are set.
Dartmouth was dominant and takes the top seed. Little surprise there.Photos by David Barpal click on smaller photos to enlarge
Perhaps the surprise of the tournament was Utah Valley, which took the #2 seed and is a serious contender.
The location for USA Rugby's 2019 Collegiate 7s National Championships have been finalized, with Tucson's Kino Sports complex playing host on Memorial Day Weekend, May 24-26.
Here are the historical men's college champions of major playoffs in the USA.
As of December 3, 2018
CHULA VISTA, CA. - The Women's Collegiate All-American Sevens have assembled for a three day training camp beginning today at the U.S. Olympic Training Site in Chula Vista, CA.
This past weekend the top eight teams from the 2018 SRC 7s Series met in Charlotte North Carolina to compete for the Conference Championshi
EASTON, Mass. -The Norwich University men's rugby team won its second straight conference 7s championship to punch its ticket to the USA Rugby 7s National Championship at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado for the second straight year. The tournament will take place the weekend of May 19th and 20th.
Marist won an exciting final of the Tri State Conference, beating Albany 20-10 to take the championship this past weekend.
With the weather finally turning warmer, it was a perfect day for 7s at Fairfield University. Sixteen teams took part in the event, with four pools of four.
The Ariel Re 7s kicks off this coming weekend, with 16 college 7s teams, plus some high school and youth teams, at the National Sports Centre of Bermuda.
AIC and Colgate will enter two teams in the women's bracket, while the Bermuda All Stars and Ithaca field one team each.
University of South Carolina won the opening Chesapeake Conference 7s tournament of the season, beating James Madison 14-7 in the final.
Played in snowy conditions at Towson University, the tournament included six teams from the Chesapeake and several others from outside the conference (including USC).
The New England Rugby Football Union is starting a new College 7s series for the spring.
The series will have a qualifier for the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO), which will be held at Babson College in the Boston area.
Among the teams expected to participate are: