BOULDER, Colo. -- After winning a bronze medal at the 2011 Pan American Games in October, the USA Men's Eagle Sevens Team is gearing up for the 2011-2012 HSBC Sevens World Series that kicks off on Friday November 25, 2011 in Gold Coast, Australia.
USA Men’s Sevens coach, Al Caravelli, has named three player pools for the 2011-2012 international rugby sevens season: a pool for the 2011 Pan-Am Games; a pool for the 2011-2012 HSBC Sevens World Series; and a developmental squad.
Players from the Men's Sevens pool put in an enormous amount of fitness and skill work in a compressed five day camp at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif. in preparation for the 2011 Pan-Am Games on October 29-30.
(IRB/Martin Seras Lima photo)Team USA played tough against sevens giants Samoa and Fiji and hosts Scotland in Pool D on Saturday in Edinburgh. They are now set to face Kenya in the Bowl Quarterfinals tomorrow at 3:44 a.m. MDT. Watch live on UniversalSports.com!
The USA Men's Sevens team is showing their grit in London, losing narrowly to England and pulling out a last-minute victory over Argentina courtesy of Justin "Lights Out" Boyd. The Eagles will play Spain in the Quarterfinals tomorrow.