Posts tagged "USA Eagles"

Women's Eagles Sevens finish Series with Amsterdam Plate victory

VIA USA RUGBY- May 19, 2014 AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – The Women’s Eagles Sevens finished the 2013-14 IRB Women’s Sevens World Series in seventh place after a convincing Plate Final victory against Russia at Amsterdam Women’s Sevens Saturday. In just her first appearance on the circuit for the Eagles, Hannah Lopez added three tries to her tournament... Read more »

USA Eagles playing New Zealand All Blacks at Solider Field

The IRB Rugby World Cup Champion New Zealand All Blacks will play their third match in history on USA soil Saturday, Nov. 1, at Soldier Field in Chicago against the Men’s Eagles, USA Rugby and New Zealand Rugby. A press conference held this morning had many people from the rugby world and the city of... Read more »

How to become an Eagle

Via USA RUGBY-  – In conjunction with the American Rugby Model, USA Rugby announced  the High Performance Player Pathway, which ensures players at all levels have multiple ways to achieve growth and reach the next level of development. “As the popularity of rugby surges across America, USA Rugby plays the leading role in efforts to... Read more »

Notre Dame to host Rugby Coaching Clinic

If you are looking for some extra help, tips, and ideas for your rugby team as the spring season quickly sneaks up on us, the University of Notre Dame will be holding their pre-season rugby coaching camp from Monday January 6th to Sunday January 12th, 2014. The coach instruction sessions from January 9-12 will be... Read more »

Tickets released for RWC Qualifier against Uruguay

VIA USA RUGBY- Ticket details for the IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 Qualifier playoff between the Men’s Eagles and Uruguay March 29, 2014, at Fifth Third Bank Stadium at Kennesaw State University have been released, USA Rugby announced today. The match will serve as the second leg of the home-and-home series between the two teams,... Read more »

Eagles Select XVs defeat Canada 30-10 at Americas Rugby Championsh​ip

VIA USA RUGBY   LANGFORD, British Columbia – Tim Maupin scored two tries in the Eagles Select XVs’ 30-10 win against Canada Tuesday night at the 2013 IRB Americas Rugby Championship at Westhills Stadium. Canada’s Guiseppe du Toit put his side on the board first with a penalty goal early, but the Eagles held their own... Read more »

Eagles announced for Rugby World Cup Qualifier

Via USA Rugby CHARLESTON, S.C. – Men’s Eagles Head Coach Mike Tolkin has announced the starting roster for the first leg of the 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup Qualifier against Canada at Blackbaud Stadium. In his 51st cap, Todd Clever will captain the Eagles at the number eight position in their 50th all-time match against... Read more »

Eagles finish Nations Cup with dominant performanc​e in Third Place Match

Via USA RUGBY- The Women’s Eagles dominated South Africa from the get-go in their 61-5 win in the 2013 IRB Women’s Nations Cup Third Place Match at Infinity Park at Glendale Saturday. Canada followed suit with a hard-fought 27-13 win against England in the Final. Lynelle Kugler scored two tries in the first six minutes... Read more »

Paul Emerick announces retirement

DENVER, Colo. – Veteran USA center Paul Emerick announced his retirement from rugby today. Emerick, whose international career began a decade ago, earned 53 caps for the USA and played in three Rugby World Cups.  He was also part of the USA Eagles Sevens team at 17 World Series tournaments and played professionally in England, Italy, Northern Ireland and... Read more »

USA Rugby, The Illinois Tornadoes, and the British Are Coming!!!

  Happy 4th of July to you all. As we take this day to soak in the awesomeness of America, let’s remember if it’s weren’t for the British who we fought for our freedom, we wouldn’t have the sport of Rugby. America has much to celebrate this year in the rugby world. We are putting... Read more »
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