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10.24.2019 - Alex Goff

With the high school select-side landscape somewhat fractured, the Midwest Thunderbirds girls team turned to an international tour to find the right competition, and it paid off in a big way.

10.22.2019 - Alex Goff

The first leg of Fall HS Sevens in the Mid-Atlantic Region was completed this past weekend at Gosling Park in Glenn Dale, Md.,  home of Wild Geese Old Boys Rugby club.  

The event was hosted by the Mid-Atlantic Rugby Foundation and Hope for South Africa, a charity that works to prevent the effects of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome in that country.

07.25.2019 - Alex Goff

Well it's time to rank the 15-a-side Boys HS all-star teams.

As usual, this is difficult to do because it means judging the relative strength of only a few tournaments.

We look at margin of victory, and consistency. Teams tha compete in more than one all-star event and do well get a little extra. 

This is wha we came up with:

 

07.05.2019 - Alex Goff

So here's a relatively unscientific analysis of Regional Cup Tournament popularity.

In 2016, as in 2019, there were five official Regional Cup Tournaments—aka High School Select Side tournaments.

07.01.2019 - Alex Goff

TOA took the. Boys Varsity (Tier1) title at the Great Northwest Challenge, defeating Nike Legion 38-19 in the final.

NC Sharks Academy and Mustangs were tje next two strongest teams.

In the Girls Varsity (Tier 1), the Utah Cannibals shut out a strong Oregon Redhawks team 17-0. TOA beat the Redhawks 24-12 to win the Girls Tier 2 (JV).

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