WPL Player of the Week: Berkeley’s Katy Augustyn

WPL Player of the Week: Berkeley’s Katy Augustyn

10.07.15

In the Women’s Premier League, teams must win their homes games when there is a higher probability for the top side, unwearied by travel, to play together. In the Blue Conference, winning at home is even more important, as each of the four sides has the ability to defeat the other. At present, there are three teams at 2-1.
WPL 2015 Recap: Week Three

WPL 2015 Recap: Week Three

10.05.15

Week three of the Women’s Premier League was a treat, as all but one match was decided by five points or fewer. There are three 2-1 teams in the Blue Conference, as Berkeley broke Glendale’s streak, and ORSU rallied late against winless San Diego. The Red Conference sports the only undefeated team – Twin Cities – and Atlanta got its first win of the season against D.C.
Rugby World Cup 2015 Pool B hopes on the line for U.S. against South Africa

Rugby World Cup 2015 Pool B hopes on the line for U.S. against South Africa

10.05.15

Men's Eagles scrum half Niku Kruger will make his Rugby World Cup debut Wednesday, Oct. 7, against South Africa in the USA's penultimate Pool B match of Rugby World Cup 2015 at The Stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.
USA Football, USA Rugby discuss how to better teach tackling in both sports

USA Football, USA Rugby discuss how to better teach tackling in both sports

10.02.15

Football and rugby share a genealogy. Look back at the origins of the two sports, and they are distinctly alike. Like all things, though, sports progress over time. Rule changes. Strategy. Innovation. These elements shaped the direction the games took, eventually evolving into what we know them to be today.
Series with Army, Lindenwood in the books, Penn State looks ahead to Big 10

Series with Army, Lindenwood in the books, Penn State looks ahead to Big 10

10.02.15

For over a decade, Penn State University has been the gold standard of women’s college rugby.
USA v. South Africa By the Numbers: What to Watch For

USA v. South Africa By the Numbers: What to Watch For

10.02.15

From the Eagles standpoint, the match against the powerful South Africa Springboks is coming at an inopportune time.
Dates set for 2016 Atlanta 7s – April 8 & 9 at Fifth Third Bank Stadium

Dates set for 2016 Atlanta 7s – April 8 & 9 at Fifth Third Bank Stadium

09.29.15

Atlanta 7s - the U.S. leg of the 2015-2016 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series - returns to the Peach State for the third consecutive year. The tournament is scheduled for Friday, April 8, and Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Ga.
Scotland earns bonus point in defeat of U.S. at Rugby World Cup 2015

Scotland earns bonus point in defeat of U.S. at Rugby World Cup 2015

09.27.15

Scotland scored five second-half tries at Elland Road Sunday to overcome the USA Men's Eagles' halftime lead and win the Rugby World Cup 2015 Pool B matchup, 39-16.
Rugby World Cup Opponent Preview: Get to Know Scotland

Rugby World Cup Opponent Preview: Get to Know Scotland

09.26.15

Scotland will experience a spry Eagles team with a week of preparation in the bank. The Eagles have every right to head into the match at Elland Road, Leeds, with a head full of confidence and a suitcase full of ambition.
USA v. Scotland by the Numbers: What to Watch For

USA v. Scotland by the Numbers: What to Watch For

09.25.15

Both of these teams will be looking forward to their second matches in Pool B of the Rugby World Cup, but for very different reasons.