2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup – Schedule & Results

The Irish Rugby Football Union will host the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 from August 9-26. Events will take place at stadiums in Dublin and Belfast. The tournament comprises 12 teams in three pools of four with the pool winners plus the best runner-up progressing to the semi-finals. Fixtures Pools Social Media Fixtures Date Time … Read more

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2017 USA Rugby Women’s Club Champions – Life West (D1) and Milwaukee Scylla (D2)

Last weekend the USA Rugby Women’s Club Champions for Division 1 and Division 2 were decided! Both matches were a sensation and we congratulate Life West and Scylla on their titles. 2017 USA Rugby Emirates Airline Women’s Division I Life West rattled the division 2 competition last year when they swept through the competition and … Read more

Under the Posts – Week of Mar 12, 2017

The top headlines last week covered results from the final round of the Six Nations, the lack of female coaches, the US Women’s Hockey team is boycotting their championships and US based Seattle Saracens will not defend their National Championship. As a reminder, we are doing weekly posts recapping the top women’s rugby news. Can’t wait … Read more

Under the Posts – Week of Mar 5, 2017

We cut our post a bit short last week so we could cover the third stop of the HSBC Sevens Series in Las Vegas, NV. Other news this week included the ruling of Katy McClean’s red card, the crucial fourth round of the Six Nations and already some issues with the newly announced England Women’s … 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

2016 USA Rugby Women’s Division I Fall Championships Set

The 2016 USA Rugby Women’s Division I Fall Championship will be contested by the same teams that battled over 80 minutes for the title last year: reigning Fall Champion University of Connecticut and runner-up Air Force Academy. The 2015 Final rematch will take place at the 2016 USA Rugby Fall College Championships at Furman University … Read more

2016 USA Rugby Women’s Division II Fall Championships Set

A bitter, cold weekend in the U.S. hit all four Regional Playoff locations of the 2016 USA Rugby Women’s Division II Fall Championships, but four teams escaped unbeaten to book tickets to Greenville, S.C., and the 2016 USA Rugby Fall College Championships. Last year’s Fall Champion, Davenport University, and two additional 2015 Semifinalists in Winona … Read more

2016 National Intercollegiate Rugby Association Championships (NIRA) – Nov 18-20

The National Intercollegiate Rugby Association (NIRA) has completed their league season and the final four kicks off this weekend, November 18 at West Point, NY. On Sunday, November 20, they will crown their second champion. Army hosts the event and is the defending champion beating American Intercollegiate College (AIC) 15-12 in the 2015 final. The weekend begins with American … Read more

USA Eagles Embark on Pre WRWC November Tour

The Women’s Eagles have left for Montpellier today and have five days of camp before they face France, a formidable opponent. This will be a unique opportunity for the Eagles to test themselves against the current 2016 RBS Six Nations Championship and most recently, France beat World Cup Champion England, Nov. 9, in preparation for the … Read more

2016 USA Rugby Women’s Premier League National Championships – Nov 11-13

The Women’s Premier League (WPL) will host its eighth national championship Friday, Nov. 11 and Sunday, Nov. 13 at Life University in Marietta, Ga. The eight-team competition is split into two tiers and begins with championship and fifth-place semifinals on day one. The Glendale Raptors are the defending champions and are hunting for a three-peat. … Read more