Tag: USA Eagles

Maori All Blacks squad named for 2016 northern tour

New Zealand Rugby Media Release-   The Māori All Blacks squad to tour to Chicago, London and Ireland next month has been named. The squad was announced by New Zealand Rugby Māori Board acting chairman Peter Goldsmith, in Wellington today. The 2016 Māori All Blacks squad is (with * to denote new cap): Player Province... Read more »

Win eludes USA at Rugby World Cup 2015

VIA USA RUGBY GLOUCESTER, England – Taku Ngwenya and captain Chris Wyles capped the Men’s Eagles’ Rugby World Cup 2015 campaign with tries at Kingsholm Stadium Sunday, Oct. 11, but Japan came away with the 28-18 victory. The U.S.’s tournament ends with no wins to show for the effort, despite leading in two of four... Read more »

Eagles ready for RWC 2015

VIA USA RUGBY BRIGHTON, England – The Men’s Eagles’ seventh Rugby World Cup campaign kicks off against Samoa Sunday afternoon from the seaside locale of Brighton Community Stadium. Captain Chris Wyles (Allentown, Pa.) will lead the team from the wing for the second consecutive match, the Saracens professional’s 51st for the United States. Set for... Read more »

Rugby Hangover

Did you get enough rugby in your life this weekend? There was so much going on the past 5 days, that it has really been an amazing week and weekend. From the youth clinic Friday morning, an Old Boys game and a few league matches Friday night straight through Saturday brunches, tailgating, the game, the... Read more »

Why you should see Eagles v Wallabies this Weekend

You will never get a better seat for such a great price at Solider Field.
Why you should go and pick up a ticket for this weekends match. Plus it’s an easy road trip, Chicago is a fun weekend get away, and it’s the WALLABIES v EAGLES!

Eagles meet Hope

        This morning, the USA Eagles once again took to the morning heat to get in so conditioning, practice, and all took some time to meet with the future of USA Rugby, Hope Academy’s rugby team, and 2015 D3 Rugby Illinois Champions. USA Men’s National Rugby Team is practicing all this week... Read more »

End of August and lots of games!

There is a whole lot of rugby going on this weekend. Tomorrow, you can go out to Manhattan for the season opener for both the Morrigans and the Shamrocks who are hosting the Chicago Rugby Club with the Sirens and the Condors. The Women will be kicking off at 11am and then men’s match will... Read more »

New Sponsor for USA v AUS

Via USA RUGBY- USA Rugby announced Wednesday that Astellas Pharma will be the title sponsor of the USA Men’s Eagles’ international test match against the Qantas Wallabies of Australia, set for Chicago’s historic Soldier Field on Sept. 5. This marks the second consecutive year that Astellas will be a key sponsor of a USA Rugby match in Chicago.... Read more »

USA Rugby men, women qualify for Rio 2016

VIA USA RUGBY- The United States will be represented in the Rugby Sevens competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games in both genders after the Men’s and Women’s Eagles Sevens won their respective competitions at the 2015 NACRA Sevens Championships Sunday. Both teams defeated a border rival in the Championship matches, with the women beating... Read more »

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 »