International Rugby News
USA standout Alev Kelter was with the women's 7s team as they scrimmaged with Canada and Brazil in Olympia, Wash. June 21, and she spoke with Goff Rugby Report Editor Alex Goff.
Kelter discussed the team's chemistry, the work they've been doing, and how nice it is to be (sort of ) close to her home state.
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The USA Women’s 7s team is scrimmaging Canada and Brazil at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash. this week.
It’s an excellent chance for the three programs to test some players and get some live action. USA and Canada have two squads in action and Brazil one as the teams play games through Tuesday and Wednesday at TESC’s extensive fields in the middle of campus.
In our analysis of the USA v Italy game we’ve come up with a few key areas that made a difference, one way or the other.
Rugby International Marketing's The Rugby Channel sent a letter to its subscribers apologizing for streaming issues this past weekend.
Fans watching the USA play Italy saw their screen freeze at times and also had the game end with no video - just audio.
Spain is the final country to qualify for the Olympics in Men's Rugby 7s, after the Lions defeated Samoa in dramatic fashion in the repechage tournament this weekend in Monaco.
Spain wasn't expected to win, but did so with superb teamwork. As captain Pablo Feijoo said, "we are not the fastest or the strongest, but we play as a team."