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

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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

Under the Posts – Week of Feb 12, 2017

We’re a late again this week so please enjoy these two pictures of a future rugby star! Cole, our son just turned two and is already a die-hard rugby fan! Bonus fun, check out this video of him watching Sydney 7s. The headlines last week were dominated by the second round of the Women’s Six Nations, the … Read more

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 – Week of Jan 29, 2017 – PART 2

Here is part 2 of our Jan 29th week (here is Part 1). Sydney 7s and Six Nations dominated the news last week! 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. Pick your flavor! I … Read more

Under the Posts – Week of Jan 29, 2017 – PART 1

There is so much Sydney 7s and Six Nations news this week, we thought we’d break the week into two and we’ll do part 1 today. 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 … 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

USA Eagles Beat Brazil for 11th place at Dubai 7s

The Women’s Eagles Sevens saved the best for last at Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens, beating Brazil, 26-17, in the 11th-Place Playoff Friday. Bulou Mataitoga scored her first career HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series try to kick off a four-try scoring streak for Richie Walker’s side in the first half. The Eagles finish the … Read more

Dubai 7s | HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2016-17

Olympic gold medal winners and 2015-16 women’s series champions Australia will begin their HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2016-17 campaign against South Africa, following the announcement of the full match schedule for the Emirates Airline Dubai Sevens. Olympic silver medallists New Zealand, winners in Dubai in 2012 and 2014, begin their Dubai campaign against … Read more