Men's Sevens Muster at OTC

Men's Sevens Muster at OTC

01.19.11

The USA Men’s Sevens team is set to assemble at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif. for a training and selection camp this Thursday in advance of the third and fourth stages of the HSBC Sevens World Series in Wellington and Las Vegas respectively.

USA Bound for Bowl Quarters

USA Bound for Bowl Quarters

12.09.10

There is no such thing as an easy pool in the HSBC Sevens World Series, but there is definitely a particularly difficult one, and that is what the USA found out today when they squared-off with Pool B opponents Samoa and Fiji. Flashes of brilliance and grit have landed the Eagles in the Emirates Airline Bowl quarters.

USA Leave Dubai With Six Series Points

USA Leave Dubai With Six Series Points

12.03.10

USA Men’s Sevens lost its two second round games at the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens in the United Arab Emirates, but coach Al Caravelli is happy with the way his team is finding its shape.

Eagles bound for playoffs in Dubai

Eagles bound for playoffs in Dubai

12.02.10

The Men's National Sevens team beat Argentina and Zimbabwe to earn themselves a spot in the quarterfinals tomorrow in Dubai.

“It’s Going to Explode!” The Polar Bear Roars

“It’s Going to Explode!” The Polar Bear Roars

12.02.10

If you haven’t got your head around the difference Olympic status is going to make to Sevens Rugby over the next five years, it’s worth listening to USA captain Matt Hawkins. Tim Maitland reports.

Men's Sevens Aim for Strong Start in Dubai

Men's Sevens Aim for Strong Start in Dubai

11.24.10

The USA Men’s Sevens team will depart for the United Arab Emirates today where they will prepare for the first event of the HSBC Sevens World Series, an eight stage circuit spanning five months and five continents.

USA Squad for Series Kickoff Set

USA Squad for Series Kickoff Set

11.23.10

Defense, fitness, and mental toughness are three chief characteristics that Eagle Sevens coach, Al Caravelli, was looking for while nailing down the 12 man squad he will take to Dubai and South Africa for the first two stops in the HSBC Sevens World Series.

Men's Sevens Prep at OTC

Men's Sevens Prep at OTC

11.18.10

While the Men's 15s are in Europe, the Men's Sevens team is gearing up for the HSBC IRB Sevens World Series. Head Coach Al Caravelli will be running a camp at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista to narrow down a pool of talented players to only 12 who will travel to Dubai for the first stop of the season.

HSBC first Sevens World Series title sponsor

HSBC first Sevens World Series title sponsor

10.04.10

The International Rugby Board has today announced that HSBC has been appointed the first ever title sponsor of the IRB Sevens World Series. The announcement represents a further boost for Rugby Sevens as the sport marks the one-year anniversary of being voted into the Olympic Games.

Caravelli: 'Camp was phenomenal'

Caravelli: 'Camp was phenomenal'

09.28.10

(USOC photo) USA Men’s Sevens head coach Al Caravelli was beaming after a grueling selection camp last weekend at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif. Caravelli was impressed with the athleticism and skill of the players, but even more so with their demeanor.