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Emba was a handful, as always / Photo: Martin Seras Lima for World Rugby Malaga is new to the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series and marks the third leg of the women’s 2020-21 circuit. ..
2020 LAI 7s / Photo: Jackie Finlan (TRB) PRESS RELEASE – World Rugby and USA Rugby announced today that the upcoming U.S. leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series, LA Sevens, set to take ..
The Iowa Hawkettes is the high school girls’ state all-star program, and the successful 7s team is a well known entity throughout the Midwest. Fifteens was added to the programming ..
Last weekend was supposed to see leagues in California, Texas and Florida and get into league play, but pandemic concerns postponed many collegiate and senior club games. Two Arizona ..
Only a handful of players (like NDC’s Aviana Matteo) from NCR nationals will also feature at all-star 7s. National Collegiate Rugby (NCR) is hosting its annual all-star 7s tournament ..
National Collegiate Rugby (NCR) first held its women’s all-star 7s tournament in January 2018. The 2022 event (Jan. 22-23) brings change – from a new location (Houston), to the addition ..
NEW YORK – Premier Rugby Sevens (PR7s), which will launch its first multi-city season in the U.S. later this year, announced that Richie Walker has been named Head of Scouting ..
When Sara Dougherty discovered rugby, there was just one team in Ethiopia for which she could play. Now that she’s in the U.S., there are more opportunities to play the sport, but the Illinois ..
Hope Rogers, right, is the latest Eagle to join the Prem (exeterchiefs.co.uk photo) It’s back! U.S. rugby actually returned last weekend, but a couple of more leagues are joining ..
Ilona Maher in Dubai / Photo: Mike Lee / KLC fotos for World Rugby USA RUGBY – Olympians return as Head Coach Emilie Bydwell names her side for the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series ..
Photo: Travis Prior (@rugby_photog_co) for USA Rugby When Maddie Doyle tuned into the 2016 Rio Olympics and first saw rugby, she was looking at the game of 7s as someone who had never ..
Photo: Travis Prior (@rugby_photog_co) for USA Rugby There are many ways to get a good rugby education, and Leila Opeti is an example of such. A fixture in the Rugby NorCal scene until ..
Fallbrook Open’s Liliana Woodworth in the tackle vs. San Marcos Southern California Youth Rugby kicked off its high school season last week, and everyone’s playing 7s. There ..
@CardinalsRugbyClub photo (link to original) The North Carolina Youth Rugby Union (NCYRU) started its Winter High School season in early December and kicked off the 2022 segment of play ..
As USA U20 head coach Joel Bonnaud explained, more than half of the Winter 15s Camp attendees were completely new to the USA Pathway – a function of the pandemic. Katelyn Walker is one such ..
Midwest returner Lexi Erdolino in January 2020 / Photo: Christine Varga Despite the two-year pandemic disruption, interest in and support for the Midwest High School Thunderbirds have ..
Photo: Travis Prior for USA Rugby (@rugby_photog_co) Soccer was Maddie Hughes’ first love. The North Carolinian started kicking the ball around at four years old and saw her future ..
PRESS RELEASE – In an effort to rebuild team rosters by attracting new players to the sport the Tri-State Conference for the first time has placed a significant emphasis on the Seven-a-side ..
Photo: BUCS (www.bucs.org.uk) There’s a substantial contingent of Eagles who are competing in the Allianz Premier 15s, the English professional league, but there’s also a solid ..
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