The Women’s Eagles Sevens will not make a run for the Cup at Sao Paulo Sevens, the third round of the 2013-14 IRB Women’s Sevens World Series, after limping out of Pool A with losses to England and New Zealand and a win against Ireland Friday.
The Women’s Eagles Sevens showed an improved performance from their 31-0 loss to New Zealand at the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series event in Dubai, but were still shutout by the Black Ferns 17-0Friday at São Paulo Sevens.
The Women’s Eagles Sevens failed to get off to the quick start they were hoping for after falling to England 19-5 in their first match in Pool A of the third round of the IRB Women’s Sevens World Series – Sao Paulo Sevens.
The International Rugby Board has announced the pool draw for the third leg of the five-leg 2013-14 IRB Women’s Sevens World Series – Sao Paulo Sevens – set for the host nation of the 2016 Olympic Summer Games Feb. 21-22.
Jessica Javelet recorded her first hat trick, and the Eagles’ second of Atlanta 7s, in a 19-5 win against England in the Plate Semifinal at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University Sunday.
The Women’s Eagles Sevens finished pool play at Atlanta 7s – the second round of the 2013-14 IRB Women’s Sevens World Series – with a 1-2 record Saturday, Feb. 15, including a 41-0 win against China in the last match of Pool A.