All-Americans named for JWRT finals showdown

All-Americans named for JWRT finals showdown

06.28.12

The USA Rugby Junior All-Americans have gone three from three in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy 2012 and will now face Japan in the championship game tomorrow (Saturday June 30) at 6 p.m. MDT at Murray Rugby Park in Murray, Utah.

USA Women's National Team To Host Elite Competition in Colorado

USA Women's National Team To Host Elite Competition in Colorado

06.26.12

The Women’s National Team, the Eagles, are hosting one of USA Rugby’s largest player assemblies next weekend at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colo. The Women’s Eagle pool will be split into three squads that will compete throughout the week, along with the Women’s Collegiate All-Americans team.

Argentina Joins Exciting Expanded HSBC Sevens World Series

Argentina Joins Exciting Expanded HSBC Sevens World Series

06.25.12

The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced the further expansion of the HSBC Sevens World Series, with Argentina joining as a 10th venue on the upcoming 2012/13 Series.

Finals bound: Junior AAs bound for JWRT championship

Finals bound: Junior AAs bound for JWRT championship

06.25.12

The 36-13 win puts USA in the final against Japan on Saturday June 30. That game kicks off at 6 p.m. MDT and will be webcast live on KSL.com and DeseretNews.com.

Russia stands in USA's path to JWRT final

Russia stands in USA's path to JWRT final

06.24.12

Two straight wins in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy 2012 have positioned the USA Junior All-Americans to be just one win away from their second JWRT final appearance in four years. The team will face a winless Russia tomorrow (June 26) at 6 p.m. MDT in the final round of pool play.

USA falls to Italy

USA falls to Italy

06.22.12

HOUSTON, Texas - The USA Eagles put up a hard fought effort against Italy, with only 13 men for much of the second half, but came away on the losing end of an encouraging 30-10 effort.

Junior AAs ride wave to Chile win, 2-0 JWRT record

Junior AAs ride wave to Chile win, 2-0 JWRT record

06.21.12

A stunning first half performance against Chile in the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy gave the USA Junior All-Americans a 30 point lead at the half and the USA weathered the Chilean storm in the second period to come out 54-25 winners to put them atop Pool A in the tournament.

USOC Awards Volunteer Coach of the Year to Tomasi Waqa

USOC Awards Volunteer Coach of the Year to Tomasi Waqa

06.21.12

INDIANOPOLIS, Ind. – Hundreds of coaching educators were in attendance for the National Coaches Conference where the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced Tomasi Waqa as the Volunteer Coach of the Year.

USA squad named for Italy clash

USA squad named for Italy clash

06.20.12

HOUSTON, Texas – USA Eagles Head Coach Mike Tolkin has named his squad that will take on Italy this Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium at 7:30 pm.

JAAs named for Chile clash

JAAs named for Chile clash

06.20.12

After a thrilling win over a very talented Tonga U20s side on the opening day of the IRB Junior World Rugby Trophy Monday, the USA Junior All-Americans have set their sights on their next opponent, Chile.