GRR: Minnesota Youth Rugby
Minnesota Youth Rugby kicked off its summer 7s season with a special guest getting involved.
The Kansas City Junior Blues made the trip up to Minnesota to become the sixth team in the tournament.
Eagan HS defeated Albert Lea 34-17 Saturday to take the Minnesota Youth Rugby Boys HS title, going 7-1 on the season.
Minnetonka defeated Becker 50-3 to take 3rd.
As the Boys HS Rugby National Championships loom, and the much-anticipated seedings loom even closer (!), here's a look at what happened over the weekend.
Albert Lea won the big showdown with Minnetonka in Minnesota's Boys HS league Wednesday night with a dramatic 28-19 comeback victory.
Minnetonka started much the stronger team, driving the Eagles back and scoring tree ties in the first 25 minutes to lead 19-0.