The Old Glory DC Major League Rugby team has unveiled an ambitious plan to support the game in communities around the region.
Throughout February, Old Glory will be supporting youth and high school events, some being high-level skills clinics, and others being rugby days designed to increase interest among young kids.
Eagle Impact Rugby Academy Southern California defeated Rhinos Academy and EIRA Midwest Blue to win the Boys Tier 1 bracket at the Rocky Mountain Challenge.
EIRA SoCal won 38-14 and 55-15, finishing the weekend 4-0 with 123 points scored and only 36 allowed.
Rhinos Academy took 3rd, beating 5785 Blue 24-0.
Saturday August 4th saw the annual Washington DC Youth Rugby “coaches vs kids” game.
A year after USA Rugby first started looking into guidelines for how young players are introduced to the game, and some action is going to be taken this summer.
USA Rugby Soliciting HS-Youth Eligibility Opinions