USA bow out of South Africa bowl

USA bow out of South Africa bowl

12.09.11

The Eagles beat Zimbabwe, but were bested by rivals Canada 12-22 in the bowl semifinal. With 17 Series points, the USA will focus on the transition to full-time residency at the Olympic Training Center in January 2012 and the New Zealand Sevens in February.

Coach Spotlight: Mike Hodgins

Coach Spotlight: Mike Hodgins

12.09.11

For a man who has witnessed rugby's expansion in America over the last 37 years, Mike Hodgins cannot help but look to the future. Always seeking out the next challenge and learning experience, Coach Hodgins is a prime example of the opportunities at hand for a person in love with rugby.

Thank you, coaches.

Thank you, coaches.

12.08.11

The week of December 5, 2011 was National Rugby Coach Appreciation Week. To kick it off, we had our National Team coaches express their gratitude for the commitment and passion that coaches all over the country share with their players.

'91 World Cup-winning Eagles

'91 World Cup-winning Eagles

12.07.11

For Kevin O’Brien and Chris Leach, the coaches of the World Cup-winning 1991 USA Women’s Eagles, it is all about instilling a belief in yourself and striving for perfection. A win wasn’t as important to these coaches as playing a respectable style of rugby with one key tenet: no regrets.

Coach Spotlight: Darrin Barner

Coach Spotlight: Darrin Barner

12.06.11

From mowing the fields to organizing a 90-team rugby tournament, Darrin Barner does it all and all in the name of rugby.

College Sevens Results

College Sevens Results

12.05.11

The USA Rugby Collegiate Rugby Sevens National Championship will be held from December 16-17, 2011 at Texas A&M University. The championships will consist of 24 men's and 16 women's teams.

Samoa sneaks by USA, Eagles go 1-2 in RSA

Samoa sneaks by USA, Eagles go 1-2 in RSA

12.05.11

The USA went 2-1 on day one of the South Africa Sevens, the third stop on the HSBC Sevens World Series with a win over Argentina (21-14) and losses to Samoa (12-14) and England (7-26). They now face Zimbabwe in the bowl quarterfinals.

Eagles Abroad-December 5, 2011

Eagles Abroad-December 5, 2011

12.05.11

Taku Ngwenya can’t stop scoring and Chris Biller makes his debut as the Top 14 and Aviva Premiership continue to excite.

It's Rugby Coach Appreciation Week!

It's Rugby Coach Appreciation Week!

12.04.11

Over the course of Rugby Coach Appreciation Week, USA Rugby will feature various coaches from around the country, highlight offerings to USA Rugby members, and show coaches how much they mean to their players and the sport.

USA Women Snag Fourth Place in Dubai

USA Women Snag Fourth Place in Dubai

12.02.11

The USA Women’s Eagle Sevens team claimed fourth place in the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens, with an overall record of 2-3. The tournament marked the start of the first-ever IRB Women’s Sevens Challenge Cup.