(David Barpal photo) The USA Women left Vegas with the Plate, beating champions Canada in pool play and narrowly missing out on a place in the finals.
The 2011 Las Vegas 7s was a massive success with a record crowd attendance over the two-day event.
After losing 19-15 against Canada, the USA defeated Uruguay 27-7. The USA will play against Japan in the Shield final at 2.55pm PST.
After losing 19-15 against Canada the USA defeated Uruguay 27-7.They will now play against Japan in the Shield final at 2.55pm PST.
The USA defeated Japan 19-12 in Las Vegas to claim the Shield title in front of a very festive Sam Boyd Stadium!
The USA bounced back this evening at the Vegas IRB Sevens tournament with a 24-7 victory over Japan. Tries from Roland Suniula, Zack Test, Paul Emerick and Tai Enosa ensued the home side gave their vibrant supports something to celebrate.
It was a very difficult first two matches for the United States as they went down to South Africa and later Samoa.
Some of the top women's sevens teams in the world clashed yesterday at the Star Nursery fields yesterday, with the USA women showing what they can do and what the
Check out the USA Sevens live on Universal Sports and NBC on Saturday and Sunday!
The Sam Boyd stadium in Las Vegas will host the fourth leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series, and will likely be packed with well over 30,000 people making their way to Sin City.