USA Leave Dubai With Six Series Points

USA Leave Dubai With Six Series Points

12.03.10

USA Men’s Sevens lost its two second round games at the Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens in the United Arab Emirates, but coach Al Caravelli is happy with the way his team is finding its shape.

Eagles bound for playoffs in Dubai

Eagles bound for playoffs in Dubai

12.02.10

The Men's National Sevens team beat Argentina and Zimbabwe to earn themselves a spot in the quarterfinals tomorrow in Dubai.

“It’s Going to Explode!” The Polar Bear Roars

“It’s Going to Explode!” The Polar Bear Roars

12.02.10

If you haven’t got your head around the difference Olympic status is going to make to Sevens Rugby over the next five years, it’s worth listening to USA captain Matt Hawkins. Tim Maitland reports.

Youth Director Griffin Moves On

Youth Director Griffin Moves On

12.02.10

Mark Griffin is absolutely crazy about rugby. As a former Eagle, the Director of Youth and High School at USA Rugby, and founder and CEO of Play Rugby USA, he has a lot of rugby balls in the air. That’s why he is stepping down from his post at USA Rugby: he doesn’t want to let any of the rugby balls drop.

Georgia Edge Out Eagles in the Final Seconds

Georgia Edge Out Eagles in the Final Seconds

11.26.10

In an absolute cracker of a match, the Eagles narrowly missed out on a sweep of their 2010 test matches. It was always going to be a physical and close encounter between the USA and hosts Georgia, but a last minute Georgian try pulled the home team ahead in the waning seconds of the match with a final score of 17-19.

USA Eyes Georgia for 2010 Test Sweep

USA Eyes Georgia for 2010 Test Sweep

11.24.10

USA’s smashing defense will take on hosts Georgia in Tblisi on November 27 in what should be a highly physical and lively affair between two rising rugby nations. The Eagles will have a shot at going three for three in their 2010 international test matches.

Men's Sevens Aim for Strong Start in Dubai

Men's Sevens Aim for Strong Start in Dubai

11.24.10

The USA Men’s Sevens team will depart for the United Arab Emirates today where they will prepare for the first event of the HSBC Sevens World Series, an eight stage circuit spanning five months and five continents.

American Rugby Loses a Legend

American Rugby Loses a Legend

11.23.10

Dan Porter, former coach of the Eagles, Cal, Ohio State, and founder of UCSC Rugby Club, passed away last month, leaving a legacy of outstanding service to the game of rugby.

USA Squad for Series Kickoff Set

USA Squad for Series Kickoff Set

11.23.10

Defense, fitness, and mental toughness are three chief characteristics that Eagle Sevens coach, Al Caravelli, was looking for while nailing down the 12 man squad he will take to Dubai and South Africa for the first two stops in the HSBC Sevens World Series.

USAR Board Approves College Restructure

USAR Board Approves College Restructure

11.22.10

The USA Rugby Board of Directors approved a new administrative and competitive structure for intercollegiate rugby. Over a three-year period, collegiate rugby will transition to a conference-based structure in order to accommodate increased participation and to ease the administrative burden of collegiate programs.