The USA Women’s National Team finished the 2022 Pacific Four tournament 1-2, dropping its final test match 50-6 to New Zealand. The Eagles will reassemble in August for pre-Rugby World Cup prep and matches, and then return to New Zealand in September.
It was another hard-raining test match, and those conditions did play a role in ball retention; however, that was not the story of the match. Even with the amount of dropped passes and penalties in the scrum, New Zealand played with the majority of possession and was so unpredictable and varied in its . . .