Archives for November 2012

Interview with Mike Friday

Whether you like Sevens Rugby for the stripped down, less technical, action packed style of play; or if you are a 15’s traditionalist- this is an interesting excerpt from an interview with Saxon’s 7’s coach Mike Friday.          

Give the Steelers a break. Those retro uniforms are the future

By; Martin Pengelly, Monday 19 November 2012, Give the Pittsburgh Steelers a break. Those retro uniforms are the future The black and yellow stripes of Pittsburgh’s forebears speak of truth, tradition, and rugby – which, of course, is a good thing… FULL STORY HERE (c) Guardian News & Media Ltd

Mid-Atlantic Rugby Playoff Picture

Upsets ShakeUp MARFU League, By Alex Goff,  RugbyMagazine Nov. 4, 2012 The playoff picture in the Mid-Atlantic Men’s DI Club competition was shaken up considerablyafter this weekend’s results.

Norfolk came into the weekend at 1-4 and seemingly out of playoff contention. But the Blues shocked 4-2 Pittsburgh to put themselves squarely in the conversation. Meanwhile, Baltimore-Chesapeake jumped to 4-3 after pulling off […]

Quins to play Norfolk at Avonworth High School

The Pittsburgh Harlequins will play the Norfolk Rugby Club Saturday November 3rd at 1:00pm at Avonworth High School Football Field.  The Field is located at 304 Josephs Lane  Pittsburgh, PA 15237 (just off exit 8 on 279 north, Camp Horne Road). The Harlequins (4-2), coming off a bye week after a loss to League leaders Potomac Athletic Club, are looking to strengthen […]