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Thursday, October 13, 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/ODAs:

The Eagles Selects overcame a 17 point deficit yesterday to beat Canada 'A' in a thrilling match.

Any fans hoping to see Samu Manoa or Blaine Scully take on the Maori All Blacks next month are out of luck. The Eagles won't have any of their top European players available for the match.

With the Selects busy down in South America we thought it would be a good time to summarize the Eagles HP pathway.

The latest Red, White, and Black Eye podcast is out talking all things rugby.

The NorCal Pelicans are holding tryouts for All-Star play.

Club/College:

The top teams are separating themselves in the WPL. Also, Maria Bowker is the Player of the Week.

Take the jump to read more.

The seeding for the second stop of the West Coast 7s is out.

Life are still number one in the latest DI-A Top 20.

Alex Goff checks in with the Northern Lights conference. Jackie Finlan has more on the University of New England, teams in Buffalo, and fall playoff locations.

World:

Confusion reigns over whether Gordon Tietjens is coach of Kenya or Samoa.

Ireland will be staying in an Trump hotel when they come to Chicago.

ESPNScrum asks who is going to be the next generation of stars for the All Blacks.

Fiji have named their team for their fall tour. 

1 comment:

  1. Any word on how /where we can watch European Champions & Challenge Cup Rugby? It was on ESPN3/WatchESPN last season but so far nothing is posted up.

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