Seattle Saracens will not replicate last year’s undefeated run to the USA Rugby Emirates Airline Club 7s National Championship after losing the third pool match to 1823 Rugby, but a victorious rematch of the 2014 Final in Saturday’s Cup Quarterfinal ensures the Washington-based club remains in contention for the title.
Defending USA Rugby Emirates Airline Club 7s National Champions San Diego Surfers remain in the hunt for the 2015 title after a perfect 3-0 record in pool play and shutout defeat of Youngbloodz in the Cup Quarterfinal Saturday.
The USA Rugby Emirates Airline Women’s Club 7s National Championship kicks off at James W. Cownie Soccer Complex Saturday, Aug. 8, with 16 of the finest domestic programs competing for the coveted trophy.
Seattle Saracens hung on through a lengthy lightning delay and a determined effort from Beantown RFC to win its first USA Rugby Emirates Airline Women’s Division I Club National Championship, 31-24, at Infinity Park Saturday.
The National Semi-finals for Club 15s Rugby were played last weekend with winners moving on to the National Championship. The Club 15s Finals will be played Saturday, June 13 at Infinity Park in Glendale, CO.