The final day of a long weekend at Glendale’s Infinity Park came to a close Sunday with three champions crowned at the 2013 Emirates Airline Division I, Division II and Division III National Club Championships.
After last weekend’s inaugural Elite Cup Final, Glendale’s Infinity Park hosted the Semifinals of the 2013 Emirates Airline Men’s Division I, Division II and Division III National Championships Saturday.
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Forty-eight teams battled through a variety of conditions this weekend, including rain, heat, wind, and humidity, as the 2013 Emirates Airline USA Rugby Men’s Senior Club Division I, II, and III Playoffs were held in Texas and Virginia Beach.
On a sunny, windy day in front of several hundred hometown fans at Ray Sheeran Field, San Francisco Golden Gate defeated Seattle-Old Puget Sound Beach 22–17 to advance to the Elite Cup Final in Glendale, Colo., May 25.