Men's Eagles Sevens Head Coach Matt Hawkins is preparing his team for the fourth leg of the 2013-14 IRB HSBC Sevens World Series: USA Sevens. Before the 2014 Olympic Residency squad was announced Wednesday, Hawkins recapped his team's performances at Emirates Dubai Rugby Sevens and Cell C Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens and looked forward to the incoming players at the Olympic Training Center.
The 2014 USA Rugby National Development Summit in Philadelphia, Penn., will kick off with an exclusive screening of “The Rugby Player,” a feature-length documentary exploring the life and legacy of rugby player Mark Bingham.
Following the International Rugby Board's announcement Tuesday on the changes to the new scrum trial, Referee Development Director Ed Todd released a statement regarding the actions to be taken both on and off of the field for match officials of USA Rugby.
Two rugby players were rewarded for their work ethic and tireless efforts both on the pitch and off as recipients of the 2012 Marine Athletes of the Year awards last month in a ceremony at Camp Pendleton.