Head Coach, Eddie O’Sullivan, has named his best possible team to face Italy at Trafalgar Park in Nelson for the Eagle’s final match of the 2011 Rugby World Cup (RWC). A win for the USA would mean automatic qualification for the 2015 RWC and additional funding from the International Rugby Board (IRB).
Australia produced a strong second half performance to defeat the USA Eagles 67-5 during the pool stages of the 2011 Rugby World Cup (RWC). The Eagles played well at times, and received tremendous support from the 30,000 crowd at the Wellington Regional Stadium.
Eddie O’Sullivan has named a new-look Eagles team to face Australia in their third pool match of the 2011 Rugby World Cup (RWC). The USA play Australia at 8.30p.m on Friday at the Wellington Regional Stadium.
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After scaring Ireland, overpowering Russia, and witnessing Australia’s Eden Park curse continue with a loss to the Irish on Saturday night, the USA Eagles are dreaming of a quarter-finals spot at Rugby World Cup 2011.
Two USA Rugby representatives have been elected to the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) Athletes’ Advisory Council (AAC). Christy Ringgenberg was elected as the AAC rep and James Gillenwater will serve as an alternate.