AIG & Opta Offer $85,000 in Prizes in “AIG Rugby Innovation Challenge” Apps Contest

AIG & Opta Offer $85,000 in Prizes in “AIG Rugby Innovation Challenge” Apps Contest

06.18.13

Starting today, software developers who want to help change the way fans around the world experience rugby can submit their Opta-data fueled apps to the AIG Rugby Innovation App Challenge at http://aigrugby.challengepost.com.
AIG MCAAs lose first match of New Zealand Tour

AIG MCAAs lose first match of New Zealand Tour

06.18.13

The USA Rugby AIG Men’s Collegiate All-Americans began their New Zealand Tour with a tough 10-17 loss to New Zealand University Sunday at Massey University.
Eagles falter in second Pacific Nations Cup match

Eagles falter in second Pacific Nations Cup match

06.14.13

The Men’s Eagles completed their third consecutive match without scoring a try and could not keep a physical Tonga side under control Friday at StubHub Center, formerly Home Depot Center, losing 9-18 in the second IRB Pacific Nations Cup match.
Eagles and France please crowd in final test

Eagles and France please crowd in final test

06.14.13

Ashley Kmiecik and Erica Cavanaugh each scored a try in the Women’s Eagles’ third test against France in eight days in front of a capacity crowd in Carson, but it was not enough to overcome Les Blues, with the visitors coming away with an 18-12 win.

LaValla: I want to be the best I can be

LaValla: I want to be the best I can be

06.14.13

Men’s Eagle Scott LaValla has taken the road less travelled for an American rugby player.
AIG MJAAs finish Junior World Championship pool play 0-3

AIG MJAAs finish Junior World Championship pool play 0-3

06.14.13

The USA Rugby AIG Men’s Junior All-Americans, in just their second IRB Junior World Championship since the tier one tournament’s inception, lost to England 0-109 Thursday to complete the pool stage and will move into the ninth-place semifinal against Scotland June 18.
Matt Eason named USA Rugby Referee Coach Manager

Matt Eason named USA Rugby Referee Coach Manager

06.13.13

USA Rugby Referees are pleased to announce Matt Eason has accepted the position as the USA Rugby Referee Coach Manager with immediate effect.
Women's Eagles roster announced for double header opener

Women's Eagles roster announced for double header opener

06.13.13

Whoever wins the third and final match between the Women’s Eagles and France will walk away as winners of the series.

Eagles named for Pacific Nations Cup clash against Tonga

Eagles named for Pacific Nations Cup clash against Tonga

06.12.13

USA Rugby Men’s Eagles Head Coach Mike Tolkin has named a mostly unchanged squad from Saturday’s match against Ireland to take on Tonga at the Home Depot Center Friday, June 14.

USA Rugby to bid for 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens

USA Rugby to bid for 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens

06.12.13

In response to the International Rugby Board’s announcement today that the Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament will be retained and integrated into the Olympic Games cycle, USA Rugby confirmed its intentions to bid for the right to host the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens.