Friday Night Lights usually refers to football, but all eyes at @USMMARugby-King’s Point will be on rugby tomorrow as the Mariners take on the Seawolves of @stonybrookrugby in a battle for first place in the Empire Rugby Conference.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — High-level collegiate rugby competition comes to Charlotte, N.C. Nov. 21-22, 2014 with the inaugural American Collegiate Rugby Championships Bowl Series. This series of matches in traditional bowl format brings the very best college rugby teams from around the country to Charlotte’s Rugby Athletic Center, a sports and events venue located just three miles from downtown.
AIC (4-0) sits above Boston College (3-0) in the standings this week and no matter the outcome Saturday, both will be looking towards Charlotte and an ACRC Bowl Series bid as both will remain at the top the East Coast Rugby Conference.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--American International College had success playing in the mud as they took down their Pioneer Valley rivals with a 34-8 win over the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. AIC improves to 4-0 on the fall campaign.
The Yale University Men’s Rugby Club has announced the hiring of Greg McWilliams as new head coach. McWilliams will be replacing longtime Yale men’s rugby coach Jan Pikul, who is stepping down due to family commitments.