Women's Eagles finish sixth at IRB Women's Rugby World Cup

Women's Eagles finish sixth at IRB Women's Rugby World Cup

08.18.14

Tears streamed down the face of Shaina Turley following the fifth-place match of the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 at Stade Jean Bouin. A 55-5 loss to New Zealand capped off a 2-3 performance in Paris, seeing the Women’s Eagles into sixth place.

Steinberg: This time we want to finish strong

Steinberg: This time we want to finish strong

08.15.14

PARIS -- The 2014 Women’s Eagles World Cup team is coming to the end of its journey. As the tournament comes to close, USA faces New Zealand to determine fifth place. For some of the players it will also be the final international match of their careers.

Eagles meet Australia challenge in comeback victory

Eagles meet Australia challenge in comeback victory

08.14.14

Kicking the ball into touch with seemingly no time left on the clock almost cost the Women’s Eagles a 23-20 victory over Australia Wednesday at the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014.
Last-minute penalty secures win against Australia, rematch with New Zealand at WRWC

Last-minute penalty secures win against Australia, rematch with New Zealand at WRWC

08.13.14

It was “do or die” Wednesday for an opportunity to play for fifth place at the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup as the Women’s Eagles went head-to-head with the Australian Wallaroos at the Center for National Rugby in Marcoussis.
Turley assumes captaincy for match against Australia at WRWC

Turley assumes captaincy for match against Australia at WRWC

08.13.14

With “Final in ‘14” no longer a possibility, the Women’s Eagles quickly gained a new focus only seconds after the New Zealand match at IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014: play New Zealand again.

World's top women players recognize and remove with mandatory concussion education

World's top women players recognize and remove with mandatory concussion education

08.12.14

More than 350 players, coaches and match officials participating at the record-breaking Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 in France have been given concussion education as the Rugby community is told to #Recognise&Remove.
Eagles miss out on Semifinals, lose to Black Ferns

Eagles miss out on Semifinals, lose to Black Ferns

08.09.14

Two tries by the Women’s Eagles may have been the difference in Saturday’s match at IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 that saw New Zealand win, 34-3.
Eagles healthy for final pool match against New Zealand

Eagles healthy for final pool match against New Zealand

08.08.14

At least one former World Cup champion will be eliminated from Finals contention Saturday.
Win, help required for Eagles' WRWC title hopes

Win, help required for Eagles' WRWC title hopes

08.07.14

There is at least one requirement for the Women’s Eagles Saturday against New Zealand: win.

Women's Eagles gain bonus point in big win against Kazakhstan

Women's Eagles gain bonus point in big win against Kazakhstan

08.05.14

The Women’s Eagles had two goals against Kazakhstan – win and score four tries. With “Final in ‘14” on the line, they accomplished exactly what they needed to by defeating the Nomads, 47-7.