The third week of HS 7s in New Jersey is complete with Play Rugby 1 winning once again in the Boys U19 division.
Rugby New Jersey's Fall 7s Series headed north to Hudson County for Week #3 to Hudson County.
In the Girls U19 Division, Play Rugby 1 and Morris 2 finished at the top, and Morris 2 now leads the series with 60 points, with Morris 1 four behind at 56, and Play Rugby at 52.
Rugby New Jersey kicked off its fal HS 7s series this past weekend, with tournaments at Christian Brothers Academy on Sunday, September 11.
Two full-size grass fields and a bright, sunny day made for an excellent day of rugby.
Rugby New Jersey will begin their Fall 7s Series this Sunday at Christian Brother Academy in Lincroft NJ.
This is the 3rd year Rugby NJ is coordinating this Series.
“The competition has been keen, players and coaches are excited and the growth of the game supports the effort." saidy Pat Moroney, Rugby NJ 7’s Director.
Harrow School from England is touring the USA, playing teams on both coasts in a trip put together by Varsity Travel.
Varsity Travel runs rugby tours to the US and also for USA teams going abroad, finding the right competition for them and additional cultural experiences.
The Rugby New Jersey Girls select side dominated the field in the Northeast Regional Cup Tournament this past weekend in Albany, NY.
And it wasn't even remotely close. New Jersey beat Connecticut 70-0, Massachusetts 100-0, and, in the final Pennsylvania 43-0.
"One through 23 were fantastic," said Coach Ryszard Chadwick. "Collectively we were all one."
Here is the latest list of Boys all-star teams slated to play in the Northeast Regional Cup.
The tournament will be June 18-19 at the Lincoln Park Bowl in Albany, NY.
The Mudturtles of Union County New Jersey won their fifth consecutive State Championship Saturday, beating Bridgewater, a team they lost to earlier in the season, 32-12.
Delbarton repeated as the New Jersey single-school champion, defeating St. Augustine 27-14 Saturday.
The two teams met recently, with St. Augustine winning that game, but Delbarton got revenge Saturday.
Who has won the major state, regional, or national championships in Boys HS Rugby?
Here's the list. Check back on this list for updates. The links on each state or regional group gives you news on that competition.
Third-year varsity program Hudson Catholic traveled down to Thompson Park to face perennial New Jersey power Christian Brothers Academy.
It was a barnburner of a game, with 92 points scored, and in the end Christian Brothers edged Hudson 48-44.
Morris Rugby, a top rugby club located in Morris County NJ and established in 1998, has expanded to include Women’s, Masters, U12, U14, U16, U18 Boys, and U14 to U18 Girls teams.
Morris Rugby established the first American Flag Rugby Team in 1998 and now is home to 10 programs in Northern NJ.