Our man Rusty Steving produced some fine photos from the June 23 test match in Houston. Check them out here.
Wow. What an event. That’s the first thing that has to be stated regarding the USA vs Italy test held Saturday night at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston. An announced crowd of more than 17,200 made it the best-attended rugby event ever in the USA. The fans loved it from start to finish. The bars [...]
Teams are warming up! National anthems! Kickoff! 79:20 – Knockon by Italy. USA on Attack. 78:30 – tough defense by Italy. USA kicks away. Big break by the Azurri. 77: Try ITALY- Carlo Festuccia. Conversion good. 7-0 Italy 73:20 – Free kick to Italy. 72 – USA steal a ruck! But Azurri get it back. [...]
Note: We will update this during the day as results come in. Photos to come. Many thanks to the good people of HARC for their fantastic hosting of the West 7s Qualifier at Houston Amateur Sports Park. Also, many thanks to our sponsor, Caring Senior Service. Pool A: Woodlands Exiles, Fort Worth, HARC II Pool [...]
It’s pretty exciting, as a rugby fan, to be in a room with Martin Castrogiovanni and Todd Clever as they discuss what Saturday’s USA vs Italy match in Houston will mean to them. The two captains and the coaches sat down to meet the press Friday. Castrogiovanni, who plays at the pinnacle of European rugby [...]
The Houston Press says the USA should pay attention. They obviously do not know why God invented beer…
By Eric Taber and RugbyInTexas.com HOUSTON, Texas – USA Eagles Head Coach Mike Tolkin has named his squad that will take on Italy this Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium at 7:30 pm. The squad remains largely unchanged from the team that beat Georgia 36-20 just one week ago in Colorado. Texan Taylor Mokate starts at [...]
Ok Rugby fans, we have a major event coming to the Big State on Saturday as our USA Eagles host Italy in Test No. 3 of the June season at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston. This post will serve as your catch all, know all guide to H-Town and all the stuff revolving around the [...]
So, you want your friends back home to see you throw that interception or get the snot knocked out of you? You’ll get your chance July 21 in the Woodlands at the Cherrybone 7s. The hosts have signed a deal to get the whole thing web cast. Read about it here.
The Woodlands RFC is moving up to D-1 with Austin, Dallas, Harlequins, Austin Huns and Fort Worth. Full article here.