Under the Posts – Week of Apr 2, 2017

The top headlines from last week include Canada sweeping the CAN-AM series, more sports fight for equality and Japan re-joins the HSBC Women’s Seven Series in 2018. As a reminder, we are doing weekly posts recapping the top women’s rugby news. Can’t wait a week? Join us on Twitter or on our Facebook page as we will be … Read more

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Under the Posts – Week of Mar 26, 2017

The top headlines from last week include yellow cards, yellow cards and more yellow cards, an opinion piece from Rugby Heaven, USA and Canada faced off in the CAN-AM series,USA Hockey and the women’s national team have reached an agreement, and the match officials for the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup are announced. As a reminder, … Read more

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Under the Posts – Week of Mar 19, 2017

The top headlines from last week include England winning the Grand Slam, more on the boycott of USA Women’s National Hockey team, what teams are doing to prepare for the WRWC and looking ahead to Hong Kong 7s and Kitakyushu 7s. As a reminder, we are doing weekly posts recapping the top women’s rugby news. Can’t … Read more

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Under the Posts – Week of Feb 26, 2017

The top headlines last week covered results from the third round of the Six Nations, more buildup to #USA7s, the continued scrutiny of Ireland’s Six Nations squad and the announcement of a ten team RFU Super Rugby competition. Note that we will end this week’s coverage on March 3 so we can cover #USA7s in full … Read more

Under the Posts – Week of Feb 19, 2017

The headlines last week covered the third round of the Six Nations, an escalating controversy with the IRFU and buildup to #USA7s. As a reminder, we are doing weekly posts recapping the top women’s rugby news. Can’t wait a week? Join us on Twitter or on our Facebook page as we will be posting daily. QU Women’s Rugby … Read more

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Under the Posts – Week of Feb 5, 2017

We’re a bit late this week so we’ll dive right in. The headlines were dominated by the opening weekend of the Women’s Six Nations, Australian Rugby Union chief executive Bill Pulver admits the women aren’t being compensated for their value and Carolyn Hitt of Wales Online takes on sexism in rugby. As a reminder, we … Read more

Under the Posts – Women’s Rugby News Week of 1/22

In the past we were able to bring you editorial pieces, press releases and even guest columnists. The YSC team is now finding that we have less and less time as our personal family grows and we’ve retired from playing. We’re now coaches, referees and administrators and our perspective is a bit different than a player. … Read more

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Air Force Wins USA Rugby DI Fall Championship

The United States Air Force Academy silenced the demons Sunday by defeating University of Connecticut, 19-8, in the 2016 USA Rugby Women’s College Division I Fall Championship a year after losing the same fixture at Furman University. Head Coach Amy Rusert’s cadets survived a long Regional Playoff weekend last month to make their second run … Read more

Davenport Claims USA Rugby DII Fall Championship

The Davenport University Panthers secured their third trophy in a year Sunday in shutting out Winona State University, 37-0, in the 2016 USA Rugby Women’s College Division II Fall Championship Final at Furman University. The matchup was a rematch of the 2015 Final on John Roberts Field, which propelled the Panthers to the National Championship … Read more

Wayne State Takes NSCRO 15s Championship

Congratulations to Wayne State College on winning the 2016 NSCRO Women’s 15’s National Championship. In a thrilling game they beat an equally talented team from Colgate University by a score of 11-0. This win adds the 15’s National Championship to the 7’s National Championship they won in May. Sourced from NSCRO Facebook Page. See how … Read more

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