This weekend: Madison to host 2014 USA Rugby Emirates Airline Senior Club National Championships

VIA USA RUGBY

MADISON, WIS. — The city of Madison will host the nation’s premier club rugby event in less than two days as the local rugby teams host the USA Rugby Emirates Airline Senior Club National Championshipsat Breese Stevens Field Saturday, May 31.

The national quarterfinals and semifinals determined the 10 men’s and women’s teams hailing from nine different states that will meet on the pitch to battle for top honors in Madison May 31.

Event Information:

USA Rugby Championship Match Schedule – Saturday, May 31
- Men’s Division III – 10:00 A.M. – Life West Gladiators (CA) vs. Old Blue New York (NY)
- Women’s Division II – 12:15 P.M. – Sacramento Amazons (CA) vs. Pittsburgh Angels (PA)
- Men’s Division II – 2:30 P.M. – Tempe Old Devils (AZ) vs. Rocky Gorge (MD)
- Women’s Division I – 4:45 P.M. – Oregon Sports Union (OR) vs. Chicago North Shore (IL)
- Men’s Division I – 7:00 P.M. – New Orleans (LA) vs. Life Running Eagles (GA)
  • EXTRA FEATURES: Wisconsin’s top high school boys teams will also play Sunday at 12:00 P.M. and 1:45 P.M. at Breese Stevens Field in the Wisconsin State High School Boys Rugby Championships
  • This historic event is hosted by the men’s and women’s rugby teams of Madison United Rugby (www.rugbymadison.org) – Madison Minotaurs, Wisconsin Rugby Club, and Wisconsin Women’s Rugby, with support from the Madison Area Sports Commission.
  • Visit www.madisonsports.org/rugby for information and tickets.

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