The first major piece of the restructuring of the administration of college rugby is now in place as USA Rugby has seated its College Management Council.
Two coaches, Greg Mininger and Brian Boyle, from the Northeast Raiders RFC have been awarded the prestigious "Double-Goal Coach Award," presented by Liberty Mutual Insurance.
(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.