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HSBC Women’s Sevens Series: Six stops in Dubai, Sydney, Las Vegas, Kitakyushu, Langford & Clermont-Ferrand.

February 4, 2017 Eagles Women 7s Take Silver at Sydney 7s Doug Coil The Eagles Women’s Sevens advanced to the Cup Finals against Canada at the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – Sydney Sevens with a 19-12 win over the New Zealand Black Ferns. Canada defeated the Olympic Champions Australia 12-7 to make it a North American Final. This was the first time that there has been a North American Final and it is a credit to the hard work from both teams. It was an action packed match in which Canada won 21-17 against the USA. So both teams…

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February 3, 2017 Eagles Women’s 7s to Play for Cup After Win Against New Zealand Doug Coil The Eagles Women’s Sevens advanced to the Cup Finals against Canada at the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – Sydney Sevens with a 19-12 win over the New Zealand Black Ferns. Canada defeated the Olympic Champions Australia 12-7 to make it a North American Final. Earlier the USA won against Ireland in the Cup Quarterfinals. The Cup Finals will be on Saturday, February 4 at 1:42am ET and will be broadcast live via The Rugby Channel. USA v New Zealand Alev Kelter was…

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February 3, 2017 Women’s Eagles 7s Into Cup Semi-Finals At Sydney with Win Over Ireland Doug Coil The Eagles Women’s Sevens advance to the Cup Semi-finals at the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – Sydney Sevens with a 17-5 win over Ireland. Next they wil play the New Zealand Black Ferns at 10:04pm ET. The match will be broadcast live via The Rugby Channel. USA v Ireland It took the USA a little over a minute to spring Naya Tapper for a try in the corner to lead 5-0. The match had numerous knocks by both sides that interrupted the…

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February 3, 2017 Eagles Women Move to Sydney 7s Quarterfinals Doug Coil The Eagles Women’s Sevens opened up the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – Sydney Sevens with a 19-10 loss to Russia, who would go undefeated to win the pool.  The Eagles then beat England 22-14 and carried momentum into their final pool play match against Spain. It was a must win against Spain for them to move into the Cup quarterfinals and they did not disappoint, emerging with a 20-5 victory to finish second in their pool. As a result, they will play Ireland in the Cup Quarterfinals…

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February 3, 2017 USA Women beat England & Control Their Destiny for the Cup Round at Sydney 7s Doug Coil After suffering a 19-10 loss to Russia the team faced England, 19-10 who were winners against Spain in their first pool match. Unfortunately, the USA lost and now find themselves with a must win against Spain to try to force their way into the Cup quarterfinals. The USA are in a tough pool and will face Spain at 1:54 a.m. ET Friday. The matches will be broadcast live via The Rugby Channel. USA v England England’s captain Abbie Brown fielded…

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February 2, 2017 USA Women Lose Against Russia at Sydney Sevens Doug Coil The second leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, the HSBC Sydney Sevens began on February 3-4, 2017 (2 & 3 in USA) in Sydney, Australia. Australia, the reigning gold medalists and series 2016 champions, top Pool B with Brazil, Ireland and Fiji also in the Pool. In Pool A, New Zealand Black Ferns are joined by Canada, France and Papua New Guinea, while in Pool C are Russia, England, Spain and the USA. The Sydney Sevens include a 12 team women’s tournament and a…

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January 23, 2017 Sarah Buonopane Becomes First Women’s Eagle Cap for Northeast Academy Photo: Northeast Academy – Sarah Buonopane For more about Sarah, read DJCoil Rugby article on USA Women’s Sevens Squad Selected For Sydney Sevens. Northeast Academy Release: Kaitlin McCabe Sarah Buonopane Selected To Women’s Eagles Sevens Sydney Side, Becomes 1st Women’s Cap In Academy History Northeast Academy’s Sarah Buonopane, 23, has been selected for the USA Women’s 7s squad headed to the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series in Sydney. With her selection, Buonopane becomes the first woman in Academy history to be receive a national team cap.…

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January 23, 2017 USA Women’s Sevens Squad Selected For Sydney Sevens Doug Coil The second leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, the HSBC Sydney Sevens will be held on February 3-4, 2017. Australia, the reigning gold medalists and series 2016 champions, top Pool B with Brazil, Ireland and Fiji also in the Pool. In Pool A, New Zealand Black Ferns are joined by Canada, France and Papua New Guinea, while in Pool C are Russia, England, Spain and the USA. The Sydney Sevens include a 12 team women’s tournament and a 16 team men’s tournament. The women…

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January 20, 2017 HSBC World Women’s Sevens Series:  Sydney Sevens Doug Coil The second leg of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series, the HSBC Sydney Sevens will be held on February 3-4, 2017. Australia, the reigning gold medalists and series 2016 champions, top Pool B with Brazil, Ireland and Fiji also in the Pool. In Pool A, New Zealand Black Ferns are joined by Canada, France and Papua New Guinea, while in Pool C are Russia, England, Spain and the USA. The Sydney Sevens include a 12 team women’s tournament and a 16 team men’s tournament. The women will…

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November 30, 2016 HSBC Women’s Sevens Series Dubai Sevens Squads & Schedule Doug Coil The first leg of six of the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series begins in a few hours on December 1st. Yesterday, World Rugby, USA Rugby and USA Sevens Rugby announced that a stop was added in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 3-4, 2017.  Like Dubai, the stop will have both a Women’s and Men’s stop for the Series. In Pool A, Australia won their first Championship of the Series, winning stops in Dubai, Sao Paulo and Atlanta. They also won the Olympic Gold Medal in…

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November 29, 2016 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series Returns to Las Vegas for 2017 USA Sevens International Rugby Tournament USA Rugby & USA Sevens Rugby Release: November 29, 2016 USA Rugby partners with HSBC Sevens World Series to unite men’s and women’s teams in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS – United World Sports, the organizers behind the largest annual rugby events in the United States; and USA Rugby, the national governing body of rugby in America, announce that the HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series will return to Las Vegas for 2017, uniting it with the annual USA Sevens International…

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November 24, 2016 Walker Selects Women’s Eagles Sevens Squad for Dubai  Doug Coil The article represents a modified USA Rugby release. The 2016-17 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series begins at Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby Sevens Dec. 1-2. Head Coach Richie Walker has selected a squad of 12 that includes four Olympians from the Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games as well as two of Team USA’s traveling reserves. Five players will also debut. The Eagles will play gold medalist and 2015-16 Series Champion Australia, Russia, and South Africa in pool play Thursday, Dec. 1 (U.S. time), before Friday’s knockout rounds.…

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October 8, 2016 Prusmack Rugby Complex Dedication at U.S. Naval Academy + USA Sevens Expands Photo: by Doug Coil of Jon and Patrice Prusmack at Prusmack Rugby Complex Dedication, Oct. 8, 2016 Doug Coil The dedication and opening of Prusmack Rugby Complex on October 8, 2016 was a major event in the history of the U.S. Naval Academy. A banquet was held on Friday night that brought together many alumni together. It is with alumni support that U.S.Naval Academy Rugby continues to grow and proper. The Prusmack Rugby Complex is an example of the support Alumni have played. Jon Prusmack has…

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October 7, 2016 Richie Walker Convenes USA Women’s Eagles Sevens Camp Photo: Richie Walker The first Women’s Eagles Sevens High Performance Camp will be held October 9-14 in the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, California in preparation for the 2016-17 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series season. Along with the full-time OTC residents, Eagles Head Coach Richie Walker has invited a few club and college athletes to train alongside his group. Jordan Gray, Molly Kinsella, and Hope Rogers, all contracted athletes will participate in open-play scrimmages during the Camp week to supplement Walker’s plans.At the Olympics in Rio, Team…

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