The USA South won the Rugby Americas North (RAN) 12s championship (July 15-16), going 4-0 in Kingston, Jamaica, and beating the host 17-14 for the title. It was the Panthers’ first international event since Covid and the first time the South has won the RAN title since 2018.
As expected, the USA South player pool shifted during Covid, as did the coaching staff. Chris Martin left for his MBA and current USA U20 . . .