Posts tagged "Nationals"

NCS 2014

The USA Rugby National Championship Series for the Senior Clubs was held in Madison, WI this pat Saturday. It was a n absolutely beautiful day for the games, and though the crowd started small, it grew throughout the day.
NCS 2014, a wrap up with photos!

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... Read more »

Nationals, UPS & DOWNS

This weekend was the start of not just another round of playoffs for the Blackhawks, but also for the Brother Rice Crusaders for HIgh School Nationals, and Chicago North Shore Women. Brother Rice was Crusading for their 10th National titles since the clubs creation in 2001. The Boys High School National Championship games were held... Read more »
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All-Tourna​ment selections announced from College 7s National Championsh​ip

BOULDER, Colo. – Forty-five student-athletes have been named to the 2013 College 7s National Championship All-Tournament Team. The select sides, voted on by a handful of coaches and other observers at the National Championship, represents 15 players from each competing Division: Men’s Division I, Women’s Division I and Men’s Open Division. Men’s Division I All-Tournament... Read more »

Brother Rice, Plainfield, Lake Forrest Harries and Blackhawks all have WINNING in common!

iYRA State Championship games included games on all three fields starting at 10 am and the day ended with Tier 1 State Championship at. Over 40 teams competed at the event, hoping for the championship or pride of taking in the third place trophy. The Illinois Tornados All State Team also had their annual Possible/Probable game
What a week it’s been for sports in Chicago. The Chicago White Soxs hosted the Chicago Cubs for the first set of the Crosstown Classics.  The Blackhawks had an intensely awesome game  winning in an extremely tight game minutes into over time. Hawks fans across the city have been on edge the past two games... Read more »

Memorial Day and IYRA State Championships

FROM iYRA RUGBY- The Illinois Youth Rugby Association is proud to announce our 14th annual State Championships this Memorial Day May 27th. We are proud to develop youth through rugby and this event is the culmination of a very competitive season. We will also hold the Middle School Championships on June 2nd, as the event... Read more »
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CARFU BALL AND BIG WIN FOR THE RIOT

Games played on every field. Full day of Fun at teh Blaze Complex as ususal!
Last Saturday was the perfect day for rugby. And not just one day of rugby but a full day starting at 8am and running intot the evening. The fields were suprisingly dry after the terrible rains the days before, and with teams all over the Midwest, the grill going and music filling the air (as... Read more »

It's Playoffs and Nationals TIME!

So it may not be as well publicizes as the Blackhawks making it to the play offs and getting the President’s Trophy, but this weekend there will be National qualifies and ways to support teams that are already headed to nationals. This weekend the weather is going to be awesome and perfect to get your... Read more »

Nationals are here!

This weekend is the Women’s rugby clubs across the USA will head to nationals in Atlanta, GA. Two of the teams headed to those games incluse both of Chicago’s D1 teams, Chicago Women and Chicago North SHore.   North Shore will return to the playoffs as the defending national champions, a title which they have... Read more »
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Rugby Turkey Bowls, start a new tradition

Before Christmas fully takes over the nation we should all pause and take a moment to remember the things we are grateful for. First, I am thankful that rugby is back in the Olympics and has the entire nation developing youth leagues so we can compete in the games. I am also thankful for how... Read more »