GRR: North Carolina
The COVID-19 lockdown has plenty of rugby players finding other ways to compete, and perhaps it’d be a surprise to learn what George O’Brien is doing.
The scampery scrumhalf from the Raleigh Redhawks, whose speed and elusiveness characterizes a very high-energy game, likes … fishing.
Providence HS was one of the teams able to cap off its regular season before rugby shut down, and they did so by winning the North Carolina single-school championship in style.
Clayton HS will take on the Providence Panthers this coming weekend in the single-school final in North Carolina, and maybe it's a bit of a surprise.
We're back with Gamebreakers from HS rugby this week.
Key games from North Carolina to Texas to Florida to Virginia to Southern and Northern California and we look at some standout performances throughout:
North Carolina’s single-school leagues looks like it might go down to the Providence Panthers vs the Capitals from Broughton HS, but those coaches aren’t so sure.
There are still a couple of very tough games to get through.