Sponsor: Nike Rugby Camps

Sponsor: Infinity Park

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Opening Kick

Opening Kick is a segment devoted to bringing you all Eagles and U.S.A. Rugby news in one location. It is brought to you everyday by Rugby Marketplace, your independent rugby store

National Teams/PRO Rugby:

Chris Wyles, arguably the Eagles most influential player over the last ten years, has retired from international 15s duty.

Mike Friday has named his travel squad for the trip to Wellington and Sydney. Danny Barrett his back and Ben Pinkelman could make his debut. Garrett Bender and Brett Thompson miss out.

Alex Goff got in a few quick words with Friday about the team.

The Women Eagles 7s will be back in camp as they look to gear up for the Sao Paulo 7s.

The Falcons wrapped up their tour of South America with a fifth place showing at the Vina del Mar 7s.

We should learn the Eagles Americas Rugby Championship team soon. We know at least JP Eloff will be in camp.

Take the jump to read more.

Several Americans got starts for their clubs last weekend in European play.

Club/College:

Grand Canyon picked up their first win of the season beating UC-Santa Barbara.

Jackie Finlan looks at the Raleigh Venom as well as the influence of Josh Sutcliffe at Stanford.

The Citadel opened their season by hosting Ohio University.

This Is Ohio Rugby notes that Canton will be hosting a youth clinic.

Canada:

Bryan Ray has a guess at who might be on Canada's Americas Rugby Championship team.

World:

There were a lot of citings following last weekend's European matches. 

No comments:

Post a Comment