GRR: DI Women College
The semifinals for the NCR Women's collegiate playoffs are set for the Tennessee Rugby Complex in Knoxville.
In the small-college final four, SUNY Cortland takes on Lee University at 9AM, and Wayne State plays Northern Michigan at 11AM.
Life University is in the NCR Women's playoffs, and that might turn heads a bit, but there's a method in the madness.
National Collegiate Rugby (NCR) has announced the final teams for both its Women's Division I and Small College playoffs.D1
The playoffs feature 16 Division I teams including ten conference champions and six at-large bids.
(NCR's Women's DI is made up of conferences and teams that until this season were playing as DII.)
Two games headline the women's slate of college games this weekend.
Arizona State pulled off a bit of a shock in women's D1 rugby, defeating Grand Canyon University 36-27.
It was a very well-played game given the layoff for both programs, but to see what is essentially a club team defeat a varsity program shows that such a result is possible.