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Wednesday, March 2, 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:

The Eagles 7s have named their team for Vegas and it includes the return of Maka Unufe and Garrett Bender.

The U.S. Olympic Committee has a fantastic article on Madison Hughes.

Our player grades are in for the Eagles against Brazil. As you can imagine they are not great.

Alex Goff has some reflects on the U.S. vs. Brazil while Cutler Klein talks to Jules McCoy about her team for the LVI.

Take the jump to read more.

Club/College:

One of the biggest college matches of the year takes place this weekend as St. Mary's and Cal square off.

The latest Canterbury DI-A Top 20 is out with St. Mary's on top.

Rocky Gorge will be hosting NYAC this weekend in a big East Coast match.

The LVI is just around the corner and the Stars and Northeast Academy women have named their rosters.

U.S.A. Rugby has confirmed Glendale as the host of the club championships with Tucson and Pittsburgh hosting the regionals.

The Denver 7s is set to return for the 49th year. It's one of the largest tournaments of the summer.

Alex Solomon checks in with the action down in the Red River college conference.

Jackie Finlan notes that East Coast teams are ready for the LVI.

Local articles look at rugby at Texas A&M-Central Texas and Castleton women's rugby's transition to varsity.

World:

It's time for the annual Six Nations vs. Super Rugby debate.

England and Wales have both released players back to their clubs.

In player movement Scott Steele and Will Lloyd are staying at London Irish and Mike Cusack is joining Newcastle. 

1 comment:

  1. Is there any truth to Christian Ostberg being called into the Eagles

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